Seminars

Seminars are usually held every Monday at 2PM in Curia II. The Seminar organizers can be found here.

 

Raw date Event date Title Speakers Host Summary Links
20240415 April 15, 2024, 2:00 pm US/Central CPC Seminar: Axion Dark Matter Pierre Sikivie, University of Florida Host: Dylan Temples Abstract: Axions have a double motivation: they solve the “strong CP problem” of the Standard Model of elementary particles and they are a candidate for the dark matter of the Universe. Dark matter axions can be detected on Earth by converting them to photons in an electromagnetic cavity permeated by a strong magnetic field. A... More »
20240422 April 22, 2024, 2:00 pm US/Central CPC Seminar: TBD Jialin Yu, Illinois Institute of Technology Host: Dylan Temples Abstract: TBD
20240429 April 29, 2024, 2:00 pm US/Central CPC Seminar: TBD Srinivasan Raghunathan, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Joshua Sobrin (Host) Abstract: TBD
20240506 May 6, 2024, 2:00 am US/Central Millicharged Cosmology Xucheng Gan, New York University In the standard model, the minimal electric charge an elementary particle can have is 1/3. This raises a fundamental question: Do particles with smaller charges exist? Termed as the ‘millicharged particle’ (mCP), this new type of particle is divided into two categories: the Pure mCP and the mCP resulting from the kinetic mixing. Even though... More »
20240513 May 13, 2024, 2:00 pm US/Central CPC Seminar: TBD Ryan Linehan, Fermilab Host: Dylan Temples Abstract: TBD
20240520 May 20, 2024, 2:00 pm US/Central CPC Seminar: TBD Mukul Sholapurkar, University of California, San Diego Host: Dylan Temples Abstract: TBD

 

Past seminars