Calendar

March 30, 2018

Event Title Speaker Date/Time Location
"Unsolved Problems in . . ." A Celebration of Sir Tony Leggett’s 80th Birthday various
3/29/2018
- 4/1/2018

Loomis Lab and Ihotel

AJL@80: Anthony Leggett 80th Birthday Celebration Day 1 Schedule 3/30/2018

141 Loomis Lab during the day. i hotel in the evening

AJL@80 Welcome Session 3/30/2018
9 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Theory impact of Anthony Leggett 3/30/2018
9:30 a.m. - 10 a.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Experimental impact of Anthony Leggett 3/30/2018
10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: David Mermin "My Life with Leggett" David Mermin (Cornell University)
3/30/2018
11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Jim Sauls "Spontaneously Broken Spin-Orbit Symmetry - A View in 2018" Jim Sauls (Northwestern)
3/30/2018
11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

High Energy Phenomenology Seminar: TBA 3/30/2018
12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

464 Loomis

AJL@80: Jim Eisenstein "An Almost-Superfluid" Jim Eisenstein (Caltech)
3/30/2018
12 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

Thesis Defense: "THE EFFECT OF SINGLE-STRANDED DNA BINDING PROTEIN RPA2 ON XPD HELICASE PROCESSIVITY" Barbara Stekas, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
3/30/2018
12 p.m.

276 Loomis Lab

AJL@80: Mike Norman "What’s Up with the Cuprates?" Mike Norman (Argonne National Lab)
3/30/2018
1:30 p.m. - 2 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Dirk van der Marel "Coulomb interaction and the MIR scenario in high Tc superconductors" Dirk van der Marel (Universite de Geneve)
3/30/2018
2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

CPLC Seminar: "Advancing genomic and screening technologies for the life sciences” Paul Blainey, MIT/Broad
3/30/2018
2 p.m.

144 Loomis

AJL@80: Nandini Trivedi "Broken Paradigms" Nandini  Trivedi (Ohio State University)
3/30/2018
2:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Irfan Siddiqi "The Dawn of Superconducting Quantum Processors" Irfan Siddiqi (University of California, Berkeley)
3/30/2018
3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Andrew Briggs "Is reality there when nobody looks?" Andrew Briggs (Oxford)
3/30/2018
4 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Andrew Briggs "TBA" Andrew Briggs (Oxford)
3/30/2018
4 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Ray Laflamme "Tony Leggett's global impact in Canada" Ray Laflamme (Waterloo)
3/30/2018
4:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80 Public Performance: “Quantum Voyages" Smitha Vishveshwara, Latrelle Bright
3/30/2018
7:30 p.m. - 8:35 p.m.

i hotel, 1900 S. First St., Champaign, IL

AJL@80 Public Lecture: Matthew Fisher “Are We Quantum Computers, or Merely Clever Robots? Matthew P.A. Fisher (Univ of California, Santa Barbara)
3/30/2018
8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

i hotel, 1900 S. First St., Champaign, IL

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