Physics Colloquia 2020/2021

Ewine Van Dishoek
Zooming in on planet-forming disks around young stars
Date: 3:00 PM of 16/12/2020
Affiliation: Universiteit Leiden (NLD)
Marialuisa Aliotta
Nuclear Astrophysics Underground: The LUNA Experiment
Date: 2:00 PM of 19/01/2021
Affiliation: University of Edinburgh (GBR)
Bernadett Weinzierl
Global measurements of fine and coarse mode aerosol – Insight from recent aircraft field experiment
Date: 3:00 PM of 02/02/2021
Affiliation: Universität Wien (AUT)
Gijsje Koenderink
Active material properties of cellular and extracellular biopolymer networks
Date: 3:00 PM of 16/02/2021
Affiliation: Technishe Universiteit Delft (NLD)


Physics Colloquia 2019/2020

Schedule: General Poster


Amos Maritan
Optimality and Scaling in Living Matter

Date: 21/01/2020
Topic: Statistical Physics
Affiliation: Università degli Studi di Padova (ITA)
Giovanni Comelli
The role of the substrate in the growth of 2D materials: the case study of graphene on nickel surfaces
Date: 11/02/2020
Topic: Surfaces Physics
Affiliation: Università degli Studi di Trieste (ITA)
Bernadett Weinzierl
Global measurements of fine and coarse mode aerosol – insights from recent aircraft field experiments
Topic: Aerosol
Affiliation: Universität Wien (AUT)
Gijsje Koenderink
Active Material Properties of Cellular and Extracellular Biopolymer Networks
Topic: Biopolymer Networks
Affiliation: Technishe Universiteit Delft (NLD)
Peter Geltenbort
Probing Early Universe Particle Physics with Neutrons
Topic: Ultracold Neutrons
Affiliation: Institut Laue-Langevin (FRA)
Ewine Van Dishoek
Zooming in on Planet-forming Disks around Young Stars with ALMA
Topic: Chemistry of Interstellar Medium
Affiliation: Universiteit Leiden (NLD)


Physics Colloquia 2018/2019



Nick Kaiser

Unveiling the Secrets of the Universe using its Large-Scale Structure
Date: 18/12/2018
Topic: Cosmology
Affiliation: École Normale Supérieure (FRA)

Itamar Procaccia

Catastrophic failure of amorphous solids
Date: 22/01/2019
Topic: Physics of Amorphous Solids
Affiliation: The Weizmann Institute of Science (ISR)

Cristiano Galbiati

The DarkSide Program of Direct Dark Matter Searches
Date: 12/03/2019
Topic: Dark Matter
Affiliation: Princeton University (USA) & Gran Sasso Science Institute (ITA)

Fabrizio Caola

Precision phenomenology at the LHC: from quantum field theory to new physics
Date: 09/04/2019
Topic: Collider physics
Affiliation: Oxford University (GBR)

Benoit Ladoux

Dynamics of epithelial cells during collective migration and cell extrusion
Date: 07/05/2019
Topic: Biophysics
Affiliation: Université Paris Diderot & CNRS (FRA)

Jorge Piekarewicz

Nuclear astrophysics in the new era of multimessenger astronomy
Date: 28/05/2019
Topic: Nuclear astrophysics
Affiliation: Florida State University (USA)


Physics Colloquia 2017/2018

Schedule: General Poster


Friedrich C. Simmel
Construction of synthetic biological systems using DNA and RNA

Date: 20/02/2018
Topic: Synthetic Biological Systems
Affiliation: Max Planck Institute for Structure and Dynamics of Matter


Thomas Sunn-Pedersen

Fusion energy research: The W7-X stellarator experiment
Date: 06/03/2018
Topic: Plasma Physics
Affiliation: Max-Planck Institute for Plasma Physics


Jesse Thaler
Jet Substructure at the Frontiers of Particle Physics

Date: 27/03/2018
Topic: Big Data
Affiliation: Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Paul J. Steinhardt
What happened 13.8 billion years ago?

Date: 10/04/2018
Topic: Astrophysics
Affiliation: Princeton University


Yifang Wang
The Future of High Energy Physics

Date: 08/05/2018
Topic: Neutrino Physics
Affiliation: Chinese Academy of Sciences