skip to main content
skip to events
Caltech
Home  /  Campus Life & Events  /  Institute Calendar

Institute Calendar

Show Dates and Filters
Display Ranges
Prev

January 2016

Next
Saturday, January 2nd, 2016
Monday, January 4th, 2016
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Geological and Planetary Sciences Seminar

The Carbon in Arctic Reservoirs Vulnerability Experiment: Insights into the High Latitude Carbon Cycle from 5 Years of Airborne Observations
Charles E. Miller, Principal Investigator, Carbon in Aractic Reservoirs Vulnerability Experiment (CARVE), Jet Propulsion Laboratory,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

High Energy Physics Seminar

The Twisted Universe: Cosmic Polarization Tests of CPT Violation
Brian Keating, UC San Diego,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

inorganic-Electrochemistry Seminar

Photophysics and Photochemistry of Nanoscale Semiconductors
Gordana Dukovic, Assistant Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Colorado, Boulder,
Tuesday, January 5th, 2016
12:00pm 1:00pm
Add to Cal

Neuro Lunch Meeting

Long Cai's Lab Presenting
Justin Lomont, Postdoctoral Scholar in Chemistry, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology,
Sheel Shah, Graduate Student, Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics , California Institute of Technology,
3:00pm 4:00pm
Add to Cal

IQI Weekly Seminar

Anchoring games for parallel repetition
Henry Yuen, MIT,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

CANCELLED - KROC Lecture

Event Cancelled
Susan Lindquist, Professor of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Planetary Science Seminar

The Art of Science Fiction Landscape Creation
Jonathan Berube, VFX Art Director, Berube Films, Hollywood,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Special Inorganic Chemistry Seminar

"Molecular and Solid-State Architectures for the Isolation of Reactive Species"
Eric Bloch, Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology, Harvard, and Department of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
Wednesday, January 6th, 2016
3:30pm 4:30pm
Add to Cal

Noncommutative Geometry Seminar

TBA
Sergei Gukov, Professor of Theoretical Physics and Mathematics, Caltech,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Environmental Science and Engineering Seminar

Biomimetic processes for water treatment - CANCELLED
Julie Zilles, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,
Thursday, January 7th, 2016
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Biochemistry Seminar

Integrative structural biology of Tetrahymena telomerase
Juli Feigon, Professor of Biochemistry, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Los Angeles,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Physics Research Conference

Magnetic Toys in the Sky
Yuri Levin, Associate Professor and ARC Future Fellow, Monash University,
Friday, January 8th, 2016
11:00am 12:00pm
Add to Cal

High Energy Theory Seminar

Drama from strings
Matthew Dodelson, Stanford University,
12:00pm 1:00pm
Add to Cal

Theory of Computing Seminar

Super-Linear Gate and Super-Quadratic Wire Lower Bounds for Depth-Two and Depth-Three Threshold Circuits
Ryan Williams, Stanford,
3:00pm 4:00pm
Add to Cal

GALCIT Colloquium

Non-Linear Scale Interactions in a Forced Turbulent Boundary Layer
Subrahmanyam Duvvuri, Graduate Student, GALCIT, California Institute of Technology,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Inorganic-Organometallics Seminar

Electronic Structure of an Unusual Redox Series of Iron-Nitrosyl Complexes
Matthew Chalkley, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar

An Energy Barrier is Necessary for the Thermal Stability of Stabilizer Quantum Memories
Anna Komar, Graduate Student, Preskill Group,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Terry Sejnowski

While You Were Sleeping: Memory Consolidation
Terry Sejnowski, Sejnowski, Biology, University of California, San Diego,
Saturday, January 9th, 2016
Sunday, January 10th, 2016
Monday, January 11th, 2016
10:00am 11:00am
Add to Cal

PhD Thesis Seminar

Chemical and Photoelectrochemical Behavior of Graphene-Covered Silicon Photoelectrodes
Adam Nielander, Graduate Student in Chemistry, Lewis group, Chemistry, Caltech,
2:30pm 3:30pm
Add to Cal

Special Seminar in Applied Mathematics

Data-Driven Computational Approach to Understand Cancer Progression and Drug Resistance
Peng Jiang, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard University,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Bioengineering Lecture

Surprising Physics of DNA on the Genome Scale
Taekjip Ha, Department of Biophysics and Structural Biology, University of Chicago,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

CNS Seminar

Arithmetic and neural circuits underlying dopamine reward prediction errors
Naoshige Uchida, Professor, Center for Brain Science / Dept. of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Geological and Planetary Sciences Seminar

Spin-orbit alignment in exoplanetary systems
Joshua N. Winn, Associate Professor of Physics, Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

High Energy Physics Seminar

Light Dark Matter from Boltzmann Factors
Josh Ruderman, New York University,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Special Inorganic Chemistry Seminar

"Electronically Doped Colloidal Semiconductor Nanocrystals"
Alina Schimpf, Department of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
Tuesday, January 12th, 2016
10:00am 12:00pm
Add to Cal

Learning Seminar

Recap and overview
Xinwen Zhu, Professor of Mathematics, Mathematics, Caltech,
12:00pm 1:00pm
Add to Cal

IST Lunch Bunch

From Language to the Mind: Learning to Read Deception, Connotation, and Literary Success
Yejin Choi, Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, University of Washington,
2:00pm 3:00pm
Add to Cal

Chemistry Club Seminar

Learning from a Hard Problem: Vignettes from Graduate, Postdoctoral, and Independent Studies on Selective C-H Functionalization
Jared C. Lewis, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Chicago,
3:00pm 4:30pm
Add to Cal

Logic Seminar

The countable admissible ordinal equivalence relation, III
William Chan, Graduate Student, Mathematics, Caltech,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Carnegie Observatories Colloquium

Carnegie Observatories, 813 Santa Barbara St., William T. Golden Auditorium
Continuing the Legacy of Supernova Cosmology
Prof. Ryan Foley, Univ. of Illinois,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

General Biology Seminar

Mitochondrial Fission and Stress
Alex Van Der Bliek, Professor, Biological Chemistry , Computing Technologies Research Laboratory, UCLA,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

General Biology Seminar

TBA
Alex van der Bliek, Professor, Biological Chemistry , Computing Technologies Research Laborator, UCLA,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

High Energy Physics Seminar

Low energy probes of high energy physics
David Moore, Stanford University,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Planetary Science Seminar

Companions to Low-Mass Stars
Benjamin Montet, Astrophysics, California Institute of Technology,
4:30pm 6:00pm
Add to Cal
Wednesday, January 13th, 2016
12:00pm 1:00pm
Add to Cal

Mathematical Physics Seminar

A Pfaffian formula for monomer-dimer partition functions
Elliott Lieb, Professor of Mathematics and Physics, Mathematics, Princeton University,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Astronomy Colloquium

The shortest-period planets
Joshua Winn, MIT,