Colloquia and Webcast
schedule

All Colloquia are held in 1 LeConte Hall at 4:15 p.m. unless otherwise noted

Colloquia Chair:Dmitry Budker
Commitee Members: Dmitry Budker, Mina Aganagic, Stephen Leone, Oskar Hallatschek, Ashvin Vishwanath, Dan Kasen; Sarah Wittmer

NOTE: Webcasts are provided as QuickTime files. To view a webcast, download the free QuickTime Player software from the Apple website then click on the colloquium you would like to view.

Copyright has been assigned to UC Regents and is administered by UCB -Department of Physics. All requests for permission to publish reproductions from photographs or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to the Physics Department, Development Office. 

NOTE:  For title and abstract, click on date. Click on the name for speaker's bio.
DVDs of the colloquiums & special lectures are available in the Physics Astronomy Library. Please ask at the circulation desk.
 

 

Spring 2014

  January 27
  Matthias Troyer view webcast
  February 3   John O. Dabiri CANCELLED

February 10   David Meyerhofer view webcast
  February 17   NO COLLOQUIM  
  February 24   REGENTS' LECTURE
John Mather
view webcast
  March 3
  Edward C. Stone view webcast
  March 10   Mark Raizen view webcast
  March 17  

OPPENHEIMER LECTURE
Sylvester Gates

view webcast

March 31  

Amir Yacoby

view webcast
  April 7   Ali Yazdani view webcast
  April 14   Joel Fajans view webcast
  April 21   James Sethna view webcast
  April 28   Robert Carpick

view webcast

Fall 2013

  September 23
  Larry Hunter
view webcast
  September 30
  Raphael Bousso
view webcast

October 7
  Dan Werthimer
view webcast
  October 14
  NO COLLOQUIM  
  October 21
  Noah Finkelstein
view webcast
  October 28
  Holger Mueller
view webcast
  November 4
  SEGRE LECTURE
DAVID WINELAND
view webcast
  November 11
  NO COLLOQUIUM

  November 18
 

Dan Lathrop

view webcast
  November 25
  Steven Simon
view webcast

Spring 2013

  January 28   Mei-Yin Chou view webcast
  February 4   Jeff Neaton unavailable

February 11   Mike DeWeese view webcast
  February 18   NO COLLOQUIM  
  February 25   Ed Bertschinger view webcast
  March 4   Daniel McKinsey view webcast
  March 11   OPPENHEIMER LECTURE
Marvin Cohen
view webcast
  March 18   Mikhail Lukin view webcast
  March 25  

NO COLLOQUIUM

 
  April 1   Gregory Falkovich view webcast

April 8   Persis Drell unavailable

April 15   Tony Heinz
view webcast

April 22   Lindley Winslow view webcast

April 29   Cathy Foley CANCELLED

Fall 2012

  September 10   Sean Carroll
view webcast
  September 17   Eli Yablonovitch
view webcast

September 24   Ehud Altman view webcast
  October 1   Roderich Moessner view webcast
  October 8   Karen Sauer
view webcast
  October 15   George Fuller
view webcast
  October 22   Hong Qian view webcast
  October 29   Jelena Vukovic view webcast
  November 5  

SEGRE LECTURE
Peter Jenni

view webcast
  November 12   NO COLLOQUIUM  

November 19   Erez Hasman view webcast

November 26   Umesh Vazirani view webcast

Spring 2012

  January 23   Andrei Okounkov
view webcast
  January 30   Jasper Kirkby
view webcast

February 6   Petr Horava view webcast
  February 13   Leslie Rosenberg view webcast
  February 20   NO COLLOQUIUM  

February 27   Stuart Freedman view webcast
  March 5   Robyn Millan
view webcast
  March 12   Andrew Strominger view webcast
  March 19   Suchitra Sebastian
view webcast
  March 26   NO COLLOQUIUM  

April 2   Brig Williams
view webcast

April 9  

Gerardus 't Hooft
OPPENHEIMER LECTURE

view webcast

April 16   NO COLLOQUIUM  

April 23   Marin Soljacic view webcast

Fall 2011

  September 12   Jonathan Oppenheim
view webcast
  September 19   Stephen Reynolds
view webcast

  September 26   Juan Collar view webcast
  October 3   Subir Sachdev view webcast
  October 10   William Zajc view webcast

October 17   Andreas Hoecker view webcast
  October 24   Blas Cabrera
(Segre Lecture)
view webcast
  October 31   Claire Max view webcast
  November 7   Richard Muller
view webcast
  November 14   Kip S. Thorne view webcast
  November 21   NO COLLOQUIA
 

November 29   Adiel Stern view webcast

Spring 2011

  January 24   Hans Mark
view webcast
  January 31   Mattias Zaldarriaga
view webcast
  February 7   Sally Ride
(Regents' Lecture)
view webcast
  February 14   Joel Fajans view webcast
  February 28   Steve Kivelson view webcast

March 7   Michael Romalis view webcast
  March 14   Lisa Randall
(Oppenheimer Lecture)
webcast available Fall 2011
  March 28   Ann Nelson
view webcast
  April 4   Bill Bialek view webcast
  April 11   Alan Guth view webcast
  April 18   Olga Kocharovskaya view webcast
  April 25   HolgerMueller view webcast

Fall 2010

  September 7   Anton Zeilinger
not available
  September 13   Naomi Ginsberg
view webcast
  September 20   Marc Kamionkowski view webcast
  September 27   Irfan Siddiqi
view webcast
  October 4   Feng Wang
view webcast

October 11   Dam Thanh Son view webcast
  October 18   Art McDonald
(Segre Lecture)
view webcast
  October 25   Masahito Ueda
view webcast
  November 1   William Happer view webcast
  November 8   Eugene Commins
view webcast
  November 15   Mike Crommie
view webcast
  November 22   Belita Koiller view webcast
  November 29   Ignacio Cirac

view webcast

Spring 2010

  January 25   LaserFest
view webcast
  February 1   Andreas Heinrich
view webcast
  February 8   Ian Fisher
view webcast
  February 16   Mark Krumholz
view webcast

February 22   Boris Kayser view webcast
  March 1   Frank Wilczek
(Oppenheimer Lecture)
view webcast here or here
  March 8   Harold Dimmelmeier view webcast
  March 15   Andreas Wallraff view webcast
  March 29   Ed Moses view webcast

 

April 1

 

Savas Dimopoulos

view webcast here or here

  April 5   no colloquium
 
  April 12   Peter Zoller
view webcast
  April 19   Deborah Jin

view webcast

  April 26   Hongjie Dai

view webcast

  May 3   Greg Boebinger

view webcast


Fall 2009

  September 14   Richard Muller
view webcast
  September 21   Tom Abel
view webcast
  September 28   Joseph Silk
view webcast
  October 5   R. Ramesh
view webcast

October 14   Leon Lederman
(Hitchcock Lecture)
view webcast
  October 19   Leonard Susskind view webcast
  October 26   Joel Moore
view webcast
  November 2   Yuen-Ron Shen view webcast
  November 9   Andrew E. Lange
(Segre Lecture)
view webcast
  November 16   Paul Alivisatos
view webcast
  November 23   Mei-Yin Chou
view webcast
  November 30   Jun Ye

view webcast

Spring 2009

  January 26   Ian Fisher
view webcast
  February 2   Patrick Hayden
view webcast
  February 9   Chris Monroe
view webcast
  March 2   Jeff Kimble view webcast

March 9   Claude Cohen-Tannoudji
(Oppenheimer Lecture)
view webcast
  March 16   Barbara Romanowicz view webcast
  March 30   Chris Stubbs
view webcast
  April 6   Cumrun Vafa view webcast
  April 13   Ken Dill view webcast
  April 20   Steve Kahn
view webcast
  April 27   Mike DeWeese view webcast
  May 4   Jim Eisenstein

view webcast 


May 5

 

Joel Fajans
(Angels & Demons Special Lecture)

view webcast 

  May 11   Brad DeLong view webcast 

Fall 2008

  September 8   Roger Falcone
view webcast
  September 15   Raphael Bousso
view webcast
  September 22   Mildred Dresselhaus
(Segre Lecture)
view webcast
  September 29   Ahmet Yildiz view webcast

 

September 30

 

Richard Muller
(Chupp Lecture)

view webcast

  October 6   Carl Haber view webcast

October 13   Dale van Harlingen view webcast
  October 20   Eliot Quataert view webcast
  October 27   Nergis Mavalvala
view webcast
  November 3   Nima Arkani Hamed view webcast
  November 10   Inez Fung
view webcast
  November 17   Eric Adelberger
(Phi Beta Kappa Lecture)

  November 24   G.W. Collins view webcast
  December 1   Jan Zaanen view webcast
  December 8   Beate Heineman view webcast

Spring 2008

  January 28   Wick Haxton
view webcast
  February 4   Reinhard Genzel
view webcast 
  February 11   Hartmut Haeffner
view webcast  
  February 25   Steve Chu view webcast   
  March 3   Steve Koonin
(Regents Lecture)
view webcast 

March 10   Mark Raizen view webcast
  March 17   N. David Mermin (Oppenheimer Lecture) view webcast 
  March 31   Jill Tarter
view webcast
  April 7   Peter Milonni view webcast
  April 14   Jan Liphardt view webcast 
  April 21   J.C. Seamus Davis
view webcast
  April 28   Marco Battaglia view webcast
  May 5   Ivo Souza view webcast
  May 12   Zahid Hasan  view webcast 

Fall 2007

  September 10   Marvin Cohen view webcast
  September 17   Ashvin Vishwanath
view webcast
  September 24   David M. Smith view webcast
  October 1   Steve Shenker view webcast
  October 8   Patrick Lee view webcast

October 15   Eli Yablonovitch view webcast
  October 22   Lisa Randall view webcast
  October 29   Dan Stamper-Kurn
view webcast
  November 5   Buford Price
view webcast

 

November 8 

 

Mary Ann Rankin (Chupp Lecture) 

view webcast

  November 19   Hari Manoharan view webcast
  November 26   Andrei Linde view webcast
  December 3   Steve Girvin view webcast
  December 10   Burt Richter (Segre Lecture)
view webcast

Spring 2007

  January 22   Steve Furlanetto view webcast
  January 29   Henry Chapman view webcast
  February 5   Paul Rothemund view webcast
  February 12   Alex Zettl view webcast
  February 26   Eric G. Adelberger view webcast

March 5   Katherine Freese no webcast available
  March 12   Stephen Hawking view webcast
  March 19   Stephen Morris view webcast
  April 2   Kingshuk Ghosh view webcast
  April 9   Lawrence M. Krauss view webcast
  April 16   John Martinis view webcast
  April 23   Joseph Kroll view webcast
  April 30   Saul Perlmutter view webcast
  May 7   John Mather view webcast