Chalk Talk Archive 2020

Raw date Event date Title Speakers Host Summary Links
20200319 March 19, 2020, 4:00 pm Fireside Chat: Scattering vs Decay Dark-Sector Searches at DUNE Near Detector Complex Yu Dai Tsai Meeting ID: 675 945 246 One tap mobile +13126266799,,675945246# US (Chicago) +16465588656,,675945246# US (New York) Zoom Connection
20200326 March 26, 2020, 4:00 pm Fireside Chat: Quantitative Election Forecasting Dan Hooper Meeting ID: 675 945 246 One tap mobile +13126266799,,675945246# US (Chicago) +16465588656,,675945246# US (New York) Zoom Connection
20200402 April 2, 2020, 4:00 pm Fireside Chat: Paradise Built in Hell - The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disaster Yuanyuan Zhang Zoom Connection
20200409 April 9, 2020, 4:00 pm Fireside Chat: Did 5G Installations Cause the Coronavirus in China? Noah Kurinsky Zoom Connection
20200416 April 16, 2020, 4:00 pm Fireside Chat: Pandemic of Workaholism and Dysfunction in Academia Rakshya Khatiwada An introspection into academic culture of glorified workaholism and unmet expectations Zoom Connection
20200423 April 23, 2020, 4:00 pm Fireside Chat: Philip Anderson Sam McDermott Zoom Connection
20200514 May 14, 2020, 4:00 pm Fireside Chat: How to Un-Starlink Your Data Alex Drlica-Wagner Alex will discuss satellite constellations and their impact on ground-based telescopes, official title “How to Un-Starlink Your Data”. Grab your favorite cocktail and join us! Note that there’s now a password for the meeting. Zoom Connection
20200521 May 21, 2020, 4:00 pm Fireside Chat: The Virus that turns Physicists into Crackpots Josh Frieman Amateur Adventures in Epidemiology: The Virus that turns Physicists into Crackpots Zoom Connection
20200528 May 28, 2020, 4:00 pm Fireside Chat: How did the St. Charles Air Line Bridge get its name? Steve Kent Zoom Connection
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20200611 June 11, 2020, 4:00 pm Fireside Chat: Nancy Grace Roman Rich Kron Zoom Connection
20200709 July 9, 2020, 4:00 pm Fireside Chat: Cocktail Tutorial Dan Hooper Dan Hooper will give us a tutorial on mixing fancy cocktails! Zoom Connection
20200716 July 16, 2020, 4:00 pm Fireside Chat: SIST Laure Fields Overview of the SIST program: Summer Internships in Science & Technology (SIST) Zoom Connection
20200723 July 23, 2020, 4:00 pm Fireside Chat: Sara Simon Sara Simon Sasha Rahlin Lessons learned from the Simons Observatory mentorship program. Zoom Connection