Department News

Mon, 2015-01-19 17:21
(via UBC Science) University of British Columbia physicists have detected 'charge ordering' in electron-doped cuprate...
Thu, 2015-01-15 18:14
We lost a great young physicist earlier this week. PHAS graduate student Stephanie Grothe passed away in a climbing...
Thu, 2015-01-08 11:06
[via] In an interstellar race against time, astronomers have measured the space-time warp in the gravity of...
Thu, 2014-12-18 10:25
“It could be a miniature version of the ice giant planet Neptune,” said PHAS Professor and the chief scientist with...
Thu, 2014-10-30 10:13
Three major proposals from the Department of Physics & Astronomy are funded by the BC Knowledge Development Fund (...
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Condensed Matter Seminars
Michel Gingras, Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of Waterloo
Thu, 2015-01-29 14:00
Spin ices are frustrated ferromagnetic systems which are fascinating for the many aspects of statistical mechanics that...
Alex Brown (Michigan State)
Thu, 2015-01-29 14:00
The pairing contribution to the odd-even oscillations in the nuclear binding energies is considered in the framework on...
Department Colloquia
Shamit Kachru, Stanford University
Thu, 2015-01-29 15:30
The problem of understanding quantum critical metals -- theories of gapless scalars interacting with a Fermi surface...
Graduate Students Seminars
Jeff Maki
Fri, 2015-01-30 12:00
Are the myths of old purely fiction or do they have some element of truth? Just like modern day media, myths do not...
Astronomy Colloquia
Steve Desch (ASU)
Mon, 2015-02-02 15:30
Planets form from protoplanetary disks, and our own solar nebula was one example. To understand how planets form, we...
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