Colloquium Schedule - University of Houston
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Colloquium Schedule

Colloquia are scheduled on Tuesdays at 2:30 PM.

Date Title Host
08/24/21
 
08/31/21
 
09/07/21
 
Predicting Properties of Complex Materials using Physics-informed Statistical Learning
Prof. Liang Qi, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Chen
09/14/21
 
09/21/21
 
Opportunities and Challenges of Emerging Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies
Prof. Anima Bose, Department of Engineering Technology, College of Technology
Chen
09/28/21
 
Prof. De-en Jiang, Department of Chemistry, UC Riverside Chen
10/05/21
 
10/12/21
 
Prof. Gary Hallock, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin Meier
10/19/21
 
Dr. Hua Zhou, Argonne National Laboratory Chen
10/26/21
 
Prof. David Radice, Departments of Physics and Astronomy & Astrophysics, Penn State University Ratti
11/02/21
 
11/09/21
 
11/16/21
 
11/23/21
 
The Nuclear Threat
Prof. Raymond Jeanloz, Department of Earth and Planetary Science and Astronomy, UC Berkely
Chen
11/30/21
 
Date Title Host
01/19/21
 
In-Situ Studies of Interfacial Reactions in Electrochemical Energy Systems Using Synchrotron X-ray Techniques
Prof. Zhenxing Feng, Oregon State University
Chen
01/26/21
 
Computational Search for the Metamorphome
Prof. Lee-Ping Wang, UC Davis
Chen
02/02/21
 
Deepfake, Artificial Intelligence: Will Machines Replace Us All?
Prof. Huolin Xin, UC Irvine
Chen
02/09/21
 
The Human Exploration of Mars
Dr. Anita Sengupta, University of Southern California and Hydroplane Ltd.
Chen
02/16/21
 
02/23/21
 
Latest Solar- and Geo-Neutrino Results From the Borexino Experiment
Prof. Livia Ludhova, RWTH Aachen University and Forschungszentrum Jülich
Koerner
03/02/21
 
Quantum simulations for Nuclear Physics
Prof. Martin Savage, University of Washington
Ratti
03/09/21
 
Nuclear Physics From Neutron Star Mergers
Prof. Duncan Brown, Syracuse University
Ratti
03/16/21
 
(Spring Break)
03/23/21
 
Nano-Photonics, Photonic Crystal Structures, Fabrication through multibeam interference & Applications
Prof. Joby Joseph, IIT Delhi
Varghese
03/30/21
 
From Quantum Algorithms to Out-of-Equilibrium Phenomena in Interacting Trapped-Ion Spin Chains
Prof. Guido Pagano, Rice University
Ordonez
04/06/21
 
Development of a Multidimensional Platform for the Real-Time Diagnosis of Solid-State Batteries
Prof. Zheng Fan, Department of Engineering Technology, University of Houston
Chen
04/13/21
 
04/20/21
 
Properties of the Hot QCD Matter Created in Ultra-Relativistic Collisions
Prof. Vincenzo Greco, University of Catania
Ratti
04/27/21
 
Exploration of Luminescent Metal Oxide Nanomaterials
Prof. Yuanbing Mao, Department of Chemistry, Illinois Institute of Technology
Chen
Date Title Host
08/25/20
 
Laser and Optical Spectroscopy as Versatile Tools to Explore Material Physics and Enable Novel Applications
Prof. Jiming Bao, UH Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Bassler
09/01/20
 
Probing Tissue Motion Using MRI: Impact on Healthcare
Dr. Raja Muthupillai, Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
Bassler
09/08/20
 
Rubbery Electronics: All Rubber Based Circuits
Prof. Cunjiang Yu, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Houston
Chen
09/15/20
 
Challenges in How to Rationally Design Materials as Active Electrocatalysts
Prof. Jin Suntivich, Cornell University
Chen
09/22/20
 
Using APXPS to Probe the Solid/Gas and Solid/Liquid Interface Under In Situ and Operando Conditions
Dr. Ethan J. Crumlin, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Chen
09/29/20
 
Understanding the Formation and Functioning Mechanisms of Crystalline Functional Materials with In Situ X-Ray Characterizations
Prof. Hailong Chen, Georgia Institute of Technology
Chen
10/06/20
 
10/13/20
 
10/20/20
 
Social Complexity
Prof. Alfredo Morales, New England Complex Systems Institute
Cheek
10/27/20
 
Machine Learning the Materials Microstructures
Prof. Jiamian Hu, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Chen
11/03/20
 
Looking for Novel QCD Phenomena Using the Strongest Magnetic Field in Nature
Prof. Panos Christakoglou, Utrecht University, Netherlands
Timmins
11/10/20
 
Binary Neutron Stars: Einstein's Richest Laboratory 
Prof. Luciano Rezzolla, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany
Ratti
11/17/20
 
Nanoscale Thermal Transport in Polymers and Hybrid Materials
Prof. Zhiting Tian, Cornell University
Chen
11/24/20
 
12/01/10
 
Understanding 2D Interfacial “Phases” to Help Decipher the Materials Genome and Beyond
Prof. Jian Luo, University of California, San Diego
Chen
12/08/20
 
Quantifying Properties of Liquid Nuclei
Prof. Christine Nattrass, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Timmins