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Physics Colloquium is held on Thursdays, 4:00pm - 5:00pm over Zoom. All talks are intended for a broad audience, and everyone is encouraged to attend. 


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THURSDAY 
FEBRUARY 11, 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Quantum Field Theory and Beyond

Speaker: Nathan Seiberg
Host: Xie Chen
View talk here

THURSDAY 
FEBRUARY 18, 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm

 Stacking van der Waals atomic layers: quest for new quantum materials

Speaker: Philip Kim
Host: Nai-Chang Yeh
View talk here

THURSDAY 
FEBRUARY 25, 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Precision Instrumentation Enabled Physics at the LHC & QIS Enabled Discovery for High Energy Physics

Speaker: Cristian Peña
Host: Maria Spiropulu
View talk here

THURSDAY 
MARCH 4, 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Designer Atoms and Molecules for Fundamental Science

Host: Nick Hutzler
View talk here

THURSDAY 
MARCH 11, 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Quantum Science with Tweezer Arrays

Speaker: Manuel Endres
Host: David Hsieh
View talk here

THURSDAY 
APRIL 1, 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm

AI for physics & physics for AI

Speaker:  Max Tegmark
Host: Sean Carroll
View talk here

THURSDAY 
APRIL 8, 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Unveiling Our Dynamic Infrared Sky

Speaker: Mansi Kasliwal
Host: Sterl Phinney
View talk here

THURSDAY 
APRIL 15, 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Active Topology

Host: Nai-Chang Yeh

This talk will NOT be recorded.

THURSDAY 
APRIL 22, 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm

The Dark Phase of Quantum Matter

Host: David Hsieh

THURSDAY 
APRIL 29, 2021
**Noon - 1pm**

TBD

Host: Clifford Cheung

THURSDAY 
MAY 6, 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm

TBD

Host: Clifford Cheung

THURSDAY 
MAY 13, 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm

TBD

Speaker: Kim Boddy
Host: Rana Adhikari

THURSDAY 
MAY 20, 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm

TBD

Host: Sterl Phinney

THURSDAY 
MAY 27, 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm

TBD

Speaker:  Oskar Painter
Host: John Preskill

THURSDAY 
JUNE 3, 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm

TBD

Speaker: Victor Galitski
Host: Gil Refael