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Liquid Crystals in Capillary Tubes
Speaker Prof. Joonwoo Jeong, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology
Date 15 January 2019 (Tuesday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Room 4472 (Lifts 25-26), HKUST
Single Layer 2D Materials: From “Nanomesh and Nanotents”
to Nanoporous Membranes
Speaker Dr. Huanyao Cun, Institute of Bioengineering, EPFL
Date 20 December 2018 (Thursday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
Controlling Classical Wave Propagation in Complex Media:
Breaking the Limits
Speaker Prof. Ying Wu, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Date 18 December 2018 (Tuesday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
Synthetic Spaces in Ultracold Atoms
Speaker Prof. Qi Zhou, Purdue University, Northwest
Date 17 December 2018 (Monday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Room 1511 (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
Observation of Broad High-partial-wave Feshbach Resonances in
Ultracold 85Rb−87Rb Mixtures
Speaker Ms. Yue Cui, Tsinghua University
Date 14 December 2018 (Friday)
Time 15:00 - 16:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
Modifying Electromagnetic Waves at will with Passive and
Active Discretized Huygens’ Metasurfaces
Speaker Prof. Alex M. H. Wong, City University of Hong Kong
Date 14 December 2018 (Friday)
Time 14:00 - 15:30
Venue Room 2503 (Lifts 25-26), HKUST
Majorana Bound States and Fault-tolerant Quantum Computation
Speaker Dr. Kun Zuo, Center for Emergent Matter Science, RIKEN
Date 12 December 2018 (Wednesday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
Wave Control with “Time Materials”
Speaker Prof. Mathias Fink, Langevin Institute, ESPCI Paris, HKUST IAS Senior Visiting Fellow
Date 11 December 2018 (Tuesday)
Time 10:30 - 11:30
Venue Room 2504 (Lifts 25-26), HKUST
Quantum Experiments with Massive, Mechanical Oscillators
Speaker Prof. Simon Gröblacher, Delft University of Technology
Date 10 December 2018 (Monday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Lecture Theatre F (Lifts 25-26), HKUST
Passive imaging: From Geophysics to Medicine and MIMO Radar
Speaker Prof. Mathias Fink, Langevin Institute, ESPCI Paris, HKUST IAS Senior Visiting Fellow
Date 6 December 2018 (Thursday)
Time 15:00 - 16:00
Venue Room 2503 (Lifts 25-26), HKUST
Biodynamics: from Single Cell to Higher Complexity
Speaker Prof. Jue Shi, Hong Kong Baptist University
Date 28 November 2018 (Wednesday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Room 2303 (Lifts 17-18), HKUST
Lasers: From Manipulating a Single Molecule to Creating the Power of the Sun -
2018 Nobel Prize in Physics
Speaker Prof. Kam Sing Wong, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Date 22 November 2018 (Thursday)
Time 15:00 - 16:30
Venue IAS Lecture Theater, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST
Physics and Opportunities with Incommensurate Optical Lattices
Speaker Prof. Xiaopeng Li, Fudan University
Date 20 November 2018 (Tuesday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Room 3598 (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
On the Structured Convection
Speaker Prof. Jerzy M. Floryan, The University of Western Ontario
Date 12 November 2018 (Monday)
Time 16:00 - 17:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
Darkly Charged Dark Matter
Speaker Prof. Lisa Randall, Frank B. Baird, Jr., Professor of Science, Harvard University
Date 6 November 2018 (Tuesday)
Time 14:00 - 15:30
Venue IAS Lecture Theater, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST
Metal-Supported 2-D Oxide Systems:
Substrate Coupling, Commensurability and Strain Effects
Speaker Prof. Falko P. Netzer, Karl-Franzens University
Date 5 November 2018 (Monday)
Time 16:00 - 17:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
Photonic Band Engineering: Using Photonic Crystals to Achieve Intriguing EM Properties
Speaker Prof. Zhi Hong Hang, Soochow University
Date 31 October 2018 (Wednesday)
Time 14:30 - 16:00
Venue Room 5583 (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
Curvature Dependence of Surface Tension and Test of the Kelvin Equation at Molecular Scale (Re-scheduled)
Speaker Prof. Wonho Jhe, Seoul National University
Date 26 October 2018 (Friday)
Time 15:00 - 16:30
Venue Room 3598 (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
A Golden Age in Physics: Heavy Ion Physics at High Energies
Speaker Dr. Robert Pisarski, US Brookhaven National Laboratory
Date 12 October 2018 (Friday)
Time 14:00 - 15:30
Venue IAS4042, 4/F, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST
Detecting Hidden Orders in Frustrated Magnets
Speaker Prof. Gang Chen, Fudan University
Date 11 October 2018 (Thursday)
Time 16:00 - 17:30
Venue Room 4621 (Lifts 31-32), HKUST
From Superconducting Quantum Simulation to Strongly-Enhanced Quantum Adiabaticity
Speaker Prof. Lin Tian, University of California, Merced
Date 9 October 2018 (Tuesday)
Time 16:00 - 17:30
Venue Room 2303 (Lifts 17-18), HKUST
Activity Matters - An Agent-based Framework of Active Matter with Applications in Biological and Social Systems
Speaker Prof. Frank Schweitzer, ETH Zurich
Date 27 August 2018 (Monday)
Time 10:30 - 12:00
Venue Room 4503 (Lifts 25-26), HKUST
Applications of Complex Networks in Social and Financial Systems
Speaker Prof. Sai-Ping Li, Academia Sinica
Date 7 August 2018 (Tuesday)
Time 15:00 - 16:30
Venue Room 2503 (Lifts 17-18), HKUST
Top-down Moulding of Wave-forms and Wave-parameters
Speaker Prof. Namkyoo Park, Seoul National University
Date 31 July 2018 (Tuesday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Room 4502 (Lifts 25-26), HKUST
Non-equilibrium Classification of Topological Quantum Phases
(Re-scheduled)
Speaker Prof. Xiong Jun Liu, Peking University
Date 11 July 2018 (Wednesday)
Time 11:00 - 12:30
Venue Room 2504 (Lifts 25-26), HKUST
Two-orbital Physics with Strong Interactions in Optical Lattices
Speaker Dr. Simon Fölling, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität
Date 8 June 2018 (Friday)
Time 15:00 - 16:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
Photonic Doping and Anti-doping Effects in Zero-index Materials
Speaker Prof. Yun Lai, Nanjing University
Date 5 June 2018 (Tuesday)
Time 14:00 - 15:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
The Cheerios Effect of Floating Droplets
Speaker Prof. Anh Tuan Tran, Nanyang Technological University
Date 1 June 2018 (Friday)
Time 15:00 - 16:30
Venue Room 5506 (Lifts 25-26), HKUST
未來已變、唯變不變——對新科技/產業革命的思考 (Cancelled)
Speaker 張杰院士,中國科學院副院長、中國科學院大學黨委書記
Date 24 May 2018 (Thursday)
Time 16:00 - 17:30
Venue IAS Lecture Theater, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST
Topological Superfluid of Interacting Ultracold Atoms in an Optical Lattice
Speaker Prof Zhifang Xu, Southern University of Science and Technology
Date 17 May 2018 (Thursday)
Time 16:00 - 17:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
Engineered Hopping Integrals of Bloch Exciton-Polaritons (Re-scheduled)
Speaker Prof. Na Young Kim, University of Waterloo
Date 14 May 2018 (Monday)
Time 16:00 - 17:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
IAS / School of Science Joint Lecture - Real-time Tracking of Ion Channels Shows Anomalous Diffusion and Compartmentalization on the Surface of Mammalian Cells
Speaker Prof Diego Krapf, Colorado State University
Date 7 May 2018 (Monday)
Time 16:00 - 17:30
Venue Lecture Theatre E (Lift 22), HKUST
Physics of Functional Cellular Compartmentalization by Phase Separation
(Re-scheduled)
Speaker Prof. Hue Sun Chan, University of Toronto
Date 4 May 2018 (Friday)
Time 14:00 - 15:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
On-plane and Off-plane Metasurface Holograms
Speaker Prof. Byoungho Lee, Seoul National University
Date 20 April 2018 (Friday)
Time 10:30 - 12:00
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
Cavity Spintronics
Speaker Prof. Can-Ming Hu, Colloquium and IEEE Distinguished Lecturer, IEEE Magnetics Society
Date 18 April 2018 (Wednesday)
Time 16:00 - 17:30
Venue Room 2503 (Lifts 25-26), HKUST
Surface Transport in Topological Insulators and Weyl Semimetals
Speaker Prof. Sergey Savrasov, University of California, Davis
Date 13 April 2018 (Friday)
Time 16:00 - 17:30
Venue Room 2504 (Lifts 25-26), HKUST
Spectroscopic Signatures of Spinon Fermi Surface in a Rare-earth Triangular Lattice Spin Liquid
Speaker Prof. Gang Chen, Fudan University
Date 12 April 2018 (Thursday)
Time 16:00 - 17:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
2D Semiconductor Optoelectronics: From Material Properties to
Device Innovations
Speaker Dr. Der-Hsien Lien, University of California, Berkeley
Date 26 March 2018 (Monday)
Time 10:30 - 12:00
Venue Room 4621 (Lifts 31-32), HKUST
Inside Nature Journals: An Editor’s View
Speaker Dr. Xin Li, Nature Materials
Date 20 March 2018 (Tuesday)
Time 15:30 - 17:00
Venue Room 1504 (Lifts 25-26), HKUST
Constraining Inflation with Cosmic Microwave Background Polarization Measurements
Speaker Dr. Kimmy Wai Ling Wu, University of Chicago
Date 12 March 2018 (Monday)
Time 10:30 - 12:00
Venue Room 4621 (Lifts 31-32), HKUST
The Chemical Fluctuation Theorem Governing Gene Expression
Speaker Prof. Jaeyoung Sung, Chung-Ang University
Date 5 March 2018 (Monday)
Time 16:00 - 17:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
Non-equilibrium Dynamics of Hubbard-type Models: Quantum and Classical Simulations (Rescheduled)
Speaker Prof. Ippei Danshita, Kyoto University
Date 26 February 2018 (Monday)
Time 16:00 - 17:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
Cosmology from Cosmic Microwave Background Polarization
Speaker Dr. Toshiya Namikawa, National Taiwan University
Date 14 February 2018 (Wednesday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Room 2304 (Lifts 17-18), HKUST
Anomalous Transport Properties in Topological Phases of Matter
Speaker Dr. Tian Liang, Stanford University
Date 12 February 2018 (Monday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Room 2304 (Lifts 17-18), HKUST
Cyber-security in a Quantum World
Speaker Prof. Hoi-Kwong Lo, University of Toronto
Date 12 February 2018 (Monday)
Time 16:00 - 17:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
The Atoms of an Expanding Universe
Speaker Dr. Dionysios Anninos, Delta Institute for Theoretical Physics
Date 7 February 2018 (Wednesday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Room 2304 (Lifts 17-18), HKUST
Ultrafast Dynamic Control of Emergent Phases in Transition Metal Oxides
Speaker Dr. Jingdi Zhang, University of California San Diego
Date 5 February 2018 (Monday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Room 2304 (Lift 17-18), HKUST
Signatures of Electronic Hydrodynamics in Electrical and Thermal Transport
Speaker Dr. Andrew Lucas, Stanford University
Date 31 January 2018 (Wednesday)
Time 15:00 - 16:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
High-efficiency and Tunable Metasurfaces
Speaker Prof. Lei Zhou, Fudan University
Date 31 January 2018 (Wednesday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Room 4502 (Lift 25-26), HKUST
Non-Asymptotic and Nonlocal Homogenization of Periodic Electromagnetic Structures:
Finite Samples and Interface Boundaries
Speaker Prof. Igor Tsukerman, The University of Akron
Date 30 January 2018 (Tuesday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
Photonic Topological Phases in Dispersive Metamaterials
Speaker Prof. Ruey-Lin Chern, National Taiwan University
Date 25 January 2018 (Thursday)
Time 14:30 - 16:00
Venue Room 4502 (Lift 25-26), HKUST
Structure and Relaxation of Polymer Chains at Solid Interfaces
Speaker Prof. Keiji Tanaka, Kyushu University
Date 24 January 2018 (Wednesday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Room 4504 (Lifts 25-26), HKUST
The Next Steps for Particle Physics beyond the Large Hadron Collider
Speaker Dr Michelangelo Mangano, European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN)
Date 23 January 2018 (Tuesday)
Time 16:10 - 17:40
Venue IAS Lecture Theater, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST
Exploring Quantum Magnetic Fluctuations in Low Dimensional Correlated Electron Systems
Speaker Dr. William J Gannon, Texas A&M University
Date 22 January 2018 (Monday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Room 4503 (Lifts 25-26), HKUST
Serendipity: Does Science Evolve by Blind Chance or through Intelligent Design?
Speaker Prof Sheldon Lee Glashow, Boston University
Date 15 January 2018 (Monday)
Time 15:00 - 16:30
Venue IAS Lecture Theater, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST
Topological Spin Dynamics
Speaker Prof. Mathias Kläui, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
Date 12 January 2018 (Friday)
Time 16:30 - 18:00
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
The Topological Quantum Integrable Systems
Speaker Prof. Yupeng Wang, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Date 11 January 2018 (Thursday)
Time 15:00 - 16:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
Flow and Clog in a Silo with Oscillating Exit
Speaker Prof. Kiwing To, Institute of Physics, Academia Sinica
Date 9 January 2018 (Tuesday)
Time 11:00 to 12:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
Towards a Continuous Atom Laser and Ultracold RbSr: A Steady-state Sr
Sample Close to Quantum Degeneracy & Rb-Sr Magnetic Feshbach Resonances
Speaker Prof. Florian Schrek, University of Amsterdam
Date 4 January 2018 (Thursday)
Time 15:00 - 16:30
Venue Lecture Theatre H (Lifts 27-28), HKUST
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