Upcoming Seminars/Events

MRSEC Related Seminars/Colloquia

Events

WoPHY2013

WoPhyS 2013 was held from Oct. 24-26 at UNL.
This years theme: "Nano Trek"

 

 

 

 

MRSEC Related Seminars/Colloquia

May 7,
2014
David Geohagen
Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences-ORNL
Nanomaterials from the Bottom-Up: Understanding Assembly from Nanoscale Building Blocks  4:00 pm, 
136 JH
May 2,
2014
Jose A. Rodriguez
Brookhaven National Lab.
Fundamental Studies on the Water-gas Shift Reaction on Metal/Oxide Catalysts: Active Sites and Reaction Mechanism 3:30 pm, 
112 HaH
Apr. 30,
2014
Stephen Morin
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

TBA

4:00 pm, 
136 JH
Apr. 9,
2014
Xiaoshan Xu 
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Multiferroic Organic Spintronics 4:00 pm, 
136 JH
Apr. 2,
2014
Jason Hoffman
Materials Science Division - Argonne Nat. Lab.
Tuning the Electronic and Magnetic Properties of Complex Oxides with Charge, Strain, and Light 4:00 pm, 
136 JH
Mar. 10,
2014
Oleg Tretiakov
Tohoku University, Japan
Termoelectric Power Generators based on Topological Insulators and Spin Seebeck Devices 4:00 pm, 
136 JH
Mar. 7,
2014
Gerrit Bauer
Inst. of Materials Research, Tohoku University, Japan & Kavli Institute of NanoScience, TU Delft, The Netherlands
Onsager Reciprocity in Spin Caloritronics 4:00 pm, 
136 JH
Feb. 20,
2014
Matthias Batzill
University of South Florida, Tampa
Interfaces of Functional Materials 3:30 pm, 
357 WSEC
Feb. 18,
2014
Daryoosh Vashaee
Helmerich Advanced Technology Research Center, Oklahoma State U.
Nanostructured Materials for Thermoelectric Energy Conversion 3:30 pm, 
110 JH
Jan. 24,
2014
Nikolai Zhitenev
NIST
Nanoscale Characterization of Photovoltaic Devices 3:30 pm, 
112 HaH
Nov. 13,
2013
Agkam Posadas
University of Texas – Austin
Functionalization of epitaxial SrTiO3 on silicon via compensated B-site doping 4:00 pm, 
136 JH
Nov. 11,
2013
Masashi Sahashi
Tohoko University, Japan
Study on Magnetoelectric Effect in Thin Film Cr2O3 Sesquioxide and  Electrical Switching of HEX and Residual Magnetization 4:00 pm, 
136 JH
Nov. 6,
2013
Vikram Dalal
Iowa State University
Stability and performance of organic solar cells  3:45 pm, 
136 JH
Nov. 1,
2013
Pablo Debeneditti
Princeton University
Phase Behavior of Supercooled Water: a Computational Perspective 3:30 pm, 
112 HaH
Oct. 14,
2013
Jeffry Kelber
University of North Texas
Direct Graphene Growth on Oxides and Nitrides: Towards Practical Charge and Spin Devices 4:00 pm, 
136 JH
Oct. 10,
2013
Lane Martin 
University of Urbana/Champaign
The Science and Engineering of Functional Complex Oxide Thin Films 4:00 pm, 
136 JH
Oct. 7,
2013
Bohd Raj Mehta
Indian Inst. of Techn. - New Delhi, India
Synthesis and properties of size selected Pd, Pd alloy and Pd-graphene nanoparticles 2:00 pm, 
110 JH
Oct. 4,
2013
Joseph S. Francisco
Purdue University
Challenging What We Think We Know: The Influence of Hydrogen Bonding Interactions on Atmospheric Chemical Processes 3:30 pm, 
136 JH
Sep. 25,
2013
Matthew Poulsen
Suiter Swantz pc llo
Science Careers in Patent Law 4:00 pm, 
136 JH
Aug. 30,
2013
Jason Hafner
Rice University
Illuminating chemical Interfaces with Plasmonics 3:30 pm, 
136 JH
Apr. 25,
2013
Jiandi Zhang
Louisiana State University
Why are Ultrathin Films of Metallic Oxides Nonmetallic? 4:00 pm, 
136 JH
Apr. 19,
2013 
Seungbum Hong
Argonne National Laboratory
Visualization and Manipulation of Polarization and Screen Charges 3:30 pm, 
136 JH
Apr. 3,
2013
Jeff Gardner
Florida State University
Superconductor-Insulator Transitions and Enhancement of Superconductivity by a Parallel Magnetic Field in 2-D Superconductors 4:00 pm, 
136 JH
Mar. 29,
2013
Younan Xia
Georgia Institute of Technology
Putting Chemistry to Work for Nano and Biomedical Research 3:30 pm,
112 HaH
Mar. 25,
2013
Zhicheng Zhong
Vienna University of Technology
Theoretical studies of oxide heterostructures 4:00 pm,
136 JH
Feb. 22,
2013
Jason Hafner
Rice University
Illuminating Chemical Interfaces with Plasmonics 4:00 pm,
136 JH
Feb. 4,
2013
Chang-Beom Eom
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Oxide Nanoelectronics 3:30 pm,
136 JH
Feb. 1,
2013
Alexander Tagantsev
EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland             
Flexoelectricity in Solids 2:30 pm,
145 JH
Jan. 25,
2013
James Scott
Cambridge University, U.K.
The Renaissance of Ferroelectric Memories 3:30 pm,
136 JH
Dec. 19,
2012
Iver E. Anderson
Ames Laboratory (USDOE)-Iowa State University
Innovative Permanent Magnet Development 
for Electric Drive Automobiles
4:00 pm,
136 JH
Nov. 5,
2012
Ralf Richter
CIC biomaGUNE, San Sebastian, Spain
Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Stuttgart, Germany
Combining QCM-D, Ellipsometry and Imaging Techniques for the Detailed Interrogation of Soft and Hydrated Surface-Confined Films 3:00 p.m., N237 WSEC
Sept. 27,
2012
Mikel Holcomb
West Virginia University 
Morgantown, WV
Magnetoelectric Interfaces, Synchrotrons and Lasers 4:00 pm,
136 JH
Sept. 6,
2012
Ron Synowicki
J. A. Woollam Co., Inc.
Polarization on the Prairie: The History of Early Polarimetry and Ellipsometry in Nebraska, 1900-1920. 4:00 pm,
136 JH
Aug. 17,
2012
William Jo
Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea
A New Multiferroic Material of (Ga,Fe)2O3 Doped with Several Divalent Ions 3:00 pm,
237 WSEC
Jun. 13,
2012
Ulrich Simon
RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Gold Nanoparticles: Assembly, Photothermal Actuation, and Cellular Response 4:00 pm,
136 JH
Jun. 4,
2012
Serge Nakhmanson
Materials Science Division, Argonne Nat. Lab., IL
Ab initio design of ferroic materials with advanced functionalities:
2D ferroelectricity and Goldstone-like modes in perovskite-oxide layers
4:00 pm,
136 JH
May 23,
2012
Vladimir Fridkin
Institute of Crystallography, Moscow, Russia
Domains and Switching in Ferroelectrics 4:00 pm,
136 JH
May 16,
2012 
Kenji Kitamura
National Inst. for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Japan
Applications of Domain Engineered Templates Using Pyroelectric and Photogalvanic Effects

4:00 pm,
136 JH

Apr. 20,
2012
Yongli Gao
University of Rochester, NY
Metal-Oxides Hole Injection Layer in Organic Semiconductor Devices 3:30 pm,
110 JH
Apr. 18,
2012
J. Ping Liu
University of Texas - Arlington, TX
Towards High Strength Nanocomposite Magnets – Approached from the Bottom 1:30 pm,
110 JH
Apr. 11,
2012
Sujoy Roy
Lawrence Berkeley Nat. Lab., CA
Probing Spatiotemporal Correlations of Interfaces
with Magnetic Speckles
4:00 pm,
136 JH
Mar. 16,
2012
Francisco Zaera
University of California - Riverside, CA
Self-Assembly Synthesis of Heterogeneous Catalysts with Novel Nanoarchitectures and Improved Selectivities 3:30 pm,
112 HaH
Mar. 7,
2012
Branden Kappes
Colorado School of Mines, CO
Graphene at the Interface 4:00 pm,
136 JH
Mar. 2,
2012
Oleg Prezhdo
University of Rochester, MN
Quantum Dots - Artificial Atoms, Molecules, or Small Pieces of Bulk: Insights from Time-Domain Ab Initio Calculations 3:30 pm,
112 HaH

 

Events

Nov. 3 - 7, 2014 59th Conference on Magnetism and Magnetic Materials
Honolulu, Hawaii
Nov. 30 - Dec. 5, 2014 MRS Fall Meeting
Boston, MA
March 2 - 6, 2015 APS March Meeting
San Antonio, Texas
May 4 - 8, 2015 2015 Intermag Conference
Beijing, China