Qualifying Exams

Yu Shen
Tuesday, July 31, 10:00am in 2165 NPB
"Spray-cast Single-Wall-Carbon-Nanotube for Vertical Field Effect Transistors"
Chair: Andrew Rinzler

Antonis Mytidis
Monday, August 20, 2:00pm in 2165 NPB
"Search for gravitomagnetic waves due to mass currents on young neutron stars: setting an upper limit on the r-mode saturation amplitude"
Chair: Bernard Whiting

Final Exams

Sohyun Park
Tuesday, May 15, 10:00am in 2165 NPB
"Scalar Contribution to the Graviton Self-Energy during Inflation"
Chair: Richard Woodard

Hridis Pal
Tuesday, May 22, 10:00am in 2165 NPB
"Some aspects of electronic transport in graphite and other materials"
Chair: Dmitrii Maslov

Kyle Thompson
Tuesday, May 29, 10:00am in 2165 NPB
"Turbulent energy decay in superfluid helium 4"
Chair: Gary Ihas

Kinjal Dasbiswas
Wednesday, June 6, 9:00am in 2205 NPB
"The role of defects in novel superfluid phenomena, mainly supersolid helium and cold gases"
Chair: Alan Dorsey

Yuning Wu
Monday, July 2, 2:00pm in 2205 NPB
"First-Principles Simulations in Multiple Dimensions: Nano-Particles, Surface, and Bulk"
Chair: Hai-Ping Cheng

Qiaoli Yang
Thursday, July 12, 10:00am in 2205 NPB
"Axion BEC: a model beyond CDM"
Chair: Pierre Sikivie

Evan Donoghue
Thursday, July 12, at 10:00am in 2165 NPB
"Organic Electronic Devices Using Graphene and Highly Purified Thin Films of Carbon Nanotubes as Transparent Conductive Electrodes"
Chair: Andrew Rinzler