# Colloquia 2000-2001

#### Fall 2000

8/24, **Prof. Gutay**, "Precision Measurement of Electroweak Z, W Parameters and Search for Higgs at the New e+e- Collider's Energy Frontier"

8/31, **Prof. Funk**, "The Detector Control System of the CMS Experiment at CERN"

9/7, **Prof. Pyrak-Nolte**, "Seismic Imaging of Fracture Heterogeneity"

9/14, **Prof. Berry**, "Seven Wonders of Physics"

9/21, **Prof. Vashishta**, "Multimillion Atom Simulation of Materials on Parallel Computers - Past, Present and Future"

9/28, **Prof. Wolfe**

10/5, **Prof. Bortoletto**, "The frontier of particle physics"

10/12, **Prof. Netterfield**, "BOOMERANG: Cosmological Results from the Cosmic Microwave Background."

10/19, **Prof. Bassani**, "Electromagnetically Induced Transparency in Atoms and Solids"

10/26, **Prof. Womble**,"The PELAN System for the Detection of Explosives "

11/2, **Prof. Car**, "Modeling Materials with First-Principles Molecular Dynamics "

11/9, **Prof. Wyslouch**, "First results from the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider: a new frontier of nuclear physics"

11/16, **Prof. Tao**, "Formation of Superconducting Balls"

11/30, **Dr. Driscoll**, "Future Surface Combatant Chemical and Biological Warfare Protection"

12/7, **Dr. Richardson**, "Using Supercomputers to Design and Model Novel Materials and Molecules"

#### Spring 2001

1/11, **Prof. Fischbach**, "Extra Dimensions, New Forces, and Non-Newtonian Gravity"

1/18, **Dr. Caffee**, "Cosmic-ray-produced nuclides: field applications, limitations, and new development."

1/25, **Prof. Ceperley****, **"The Path Integral Theory of Superfluidity and Bose Condensation."

2/1, **Prof. Cui****, **"Tunes" from Neutron Stars: What Do They Mean?

2/8, **Prof. Adelberger**, "Sub-millimeter Tests of the Gravitational Inverse Square Law"

2/15, **Prof. Ketterle**, "Collective enhancement and suppression in Bose-Einstein condensates"

2/22, **Prof. Shen**, "Solving the Phase Problem in X-ray Crystallography"

3/1, **Prof. Wang**, "Searching for a New State of Matter: the Quark Gluon Plasma"

3/8, **Prof. Datta**, What is the "Resistance" of a Molecule?

3/22, **Prof. McEuen**, "Electrons in Carbon Nanostructures"

3/29, **Prof. Cooks**, "Ion Trap Mass Spectrometry"

4/5, **Prof. Telegdi**, "Gravitation, photons, clocks"

4/12, **Prof. Slichter**, "50 Years of Surprises; Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, A Scientific Evergreen"

4/19 **Prof. Sligar**, "Cryocrystallography and Cryoenzymology of

4/26, **Prof. Finnemore**, "Superconductivity at 40 K in MgB2, a Brand New Arena"