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

Institute Calendar

Show Dates and Filters
Display Ranges
Prev

April 2016

Next
Thursday, April 21st, 2016
Thursday, April 21st, 2016
11:30am 1:30pm
Add to Cal

Earth Week Campus Events

San Pasqual Walk
Sustainable Transportation Expo
12:00pm 1:00pm
Add to Cal

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Survivor Support: Help Survivors and Combat Rape Culture
Peace Over Violence ,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Behavioral Social Neuroscience Seminar

Priors and constraints in human structure learning
Anne Collins, Assistant Professor of Research, Department of Cognitive, Linguistic and Psychological Sciences, Brown University,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Chemical Engineering Seminar

Skin-inspired organic electronic materials and devices
Zhenan Bao, Professor, Chemical Engineering, Stanford University,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Number Theory Seminar

Boundary cohomology of Shimura varieties
Benoit Stroh, Mathematics Research Fellow, Mathematics, Institut Galilée Université Paris 13,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Physics Research Conference

Antineutrino reactor monitoring and applications to nuclear non-proliferation safeguards
Patrick Huber, Associate Professor of Physics, Center for Neutrino Physics, Virginia Tech,
5:00pm 6:30pm
Add to Cal

Earth Week Speaker Event

Investing in the Future of Transportation
Paul Yeh, Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers,
7:00pm 8:00pm
Add to Cal

Theodore von Karman Lecture

JPL, von Karman Auditorium
CubeSats: Big Goals, Tiny Package
Andrew Klesh, Chief Engineer for Interplanetary Small Spacecraft, JPL,
Friday, April 22nd, 2016
11:00am 12:00pm
Add to Cal

High Energy Theory Seminar

Entanglement and nonlocality in quantum gravity
Will Donnelly, UCSB,
11:30am 1:30pm
Add to Cal

Earth Week Campus Events

San Pasqual Walk
Earth Day Resource Fair
12:00pm 1:00pm
Add to Cal

Theory of Computing Seminar

Information-theoretic bounds and phase transitions in community detection and high-dimensional clustering
Cristopher Moore, Santa Fe Institute,
2:00pm 3:00pm
Add to Cal

TAPIR Seminar

Cosmology beyond the power spectrum and how to keep it simple
Marcel Schmittfull, Postdoctoral Fellow, Berkeley Center for Cosmological Physics (BCCP), U.C. Berkeley,
3:00pm 4:00pm
Add to Cal

Earth Week Speaker Event

Accelerating Innovation: Physical Science Startups at Cyclotron Road
Raymond Weitekamp, polySpectra project lead, Cyclotron Road Accelerator , PhD in Chemistry, California Institute of Technology,
3:00pm 4:00pm
Add to Cal

GALCIT Colloquium

Studies in Aquatic Locomotion: Discovery through simulations
Iman Borazjani, Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University at Buffalo SUNY,
3:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Geometry and Topology Seminar

TBA
Sam Ballas, RTG Visiting Assistant Present, Mathematics, UC Santa Barbara,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Caltech/UCLA Joint Analysis Seminar

Off Campus
Finite time blowup for semilinear wave equations
Terry Tao, Professor, Mathematics, UCLA,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Inorganic-Organometallics Seminar

Iron Hydride Complexes Supported by Simple Triphosphine Ligands as Precatalysts for the Catalytic Conversion of Dinitrogen to Ammonia
Trixia Marie Buscagan, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar

Atom waveguide QED for efficient multiphoton sources
Alejandro González-Tudela, Postdoctoral Scholar, Max Planck Institute for Quantum Optics,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Seismo Lab Seminar

Lithosphere structure and dynamics beneath mainland China revealed by the CEArray
Fenglin Niu, Rice University,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Seminar on History and Philosophy of Science

Assessing Scientific Theories
Stephan Hartmann, Professor of Philosophy of Science and Alexander von Humboldt Professor, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich,
5:00pm 6:00pm
Add to Cal

Caltech/UCLA Joint Analysis Seminar

Off Campus
Harmonic maps and heat flows on hyperbolic spaces
Marius Lemm, Graduate Student, Mathematics, Caltech,
7:00pm 8:00pm
Add to Cal

Theodore von Karman Lecture

Pasadena City College, 1570 E. Colorado, the Vosloh Forum (south of Colorado on Bonnie)
CubeSats: Big Goals, Tiny Package
Andrew Klesh, Chief Engineer for Interplanetary Small Spacecraft, JPL,
Saturday, April 23rd, 2016
Sunday, April 24th, 2016
1:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Wedding Photography on Campus: Shaerzadeh Wedding Party

Sites designated as approved for commercial still photography
Monday, April 25th, 2016
3:00pm 4:00pm
Add to Cal

Thesis Seminar

"Synthetic circuits for feedback and detection in bacteria"
Victoria Hsiao, Bioenigineering PhD Candidate, Bioengineering, California Institute of Technology,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Algebraic Geometry Seminar

A new proof of the decomposition theorem
Brad Drew, Department of Mathematics, USC,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

CNS Seminar

Perception as an inference problem
Bruno Olshausen, Professor, Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute and School of Optometry, UC Berkeley,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Geological and Planetary Sciences Seminar

Planet Nine from Outer Space
Michael Brown, Richard and Barbara Rosenberg Professor and Professor of Planetary Astronomy, Geological and Planetary Sciences, California Institute of Technology,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

High Energy Physics Seminar

Inflatable Dark Matter and the Diphoton Resonance: New Phenomenology with a Simple Lagrangian
Sam McDermott, SUNY Stony Brook,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

High-level verifiable robotics

CMS Seminar
Hadas Kress-Gazit, Associate Professor, Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Cornell University,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Informal Biology Seminar

Investigating Filaments of the Bacterial Cytoskeleton by CryoEM
Jan Lowe, Structural Studies Division Head and Group Leader, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Inorganic-Electrochemistry Seminar

Dynamic Materials: From Cephalopods to Shapeshifters
Alon A. Gorodetsky, Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of California, Irvine,
5:00pm 6:00pm
Add to Cal

Everhart Lecture

Building and controlling complex interconnected systems
Nikolai Matni, Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing & Mathematical Sciences, Computing & Mathematical Sciences,
Tuesday, April 26th, 2016
10:00am 11:00am
Add to Cal

PhD Thesis Seminar

Increased Brain Uptake of Targeted Nanoparticles by Adding an Acid-Cleavable Linkage Between Transferrin and the Nanoparticle Core
Andrew Clark, Graduate Student in Chemistry, Davis group, Chemistry, Caltech,
12:00pm 1:00pm
Add to Cal

Earth Week Campus Events

Winnett Lounge
Sustainable Living Workshops
12:00pm 1:00pm
Add to Cal

IST Lunch Bunch

Interactive and Interpretable Machine Learning Models for Human Machine Collaboration
Been Kim, Research Scientist, Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence,
12:00pm 1:00pm
Add to Cal

Mathematical Physics Seminar

Eigenvalue Attraction and Disordered Hamiltonian Density of States
Ramis Movassagh, IBM,
12:00pm 1:00pm
Add to Cal
1:00pm 2:00pm
Add to Cal

LIGO Seminar

Crystalline coatings for gravitational-wave test masses
Garrett Cole, President CRYSTALLINE MIRROR SOLUTIONS LLC, CRYSTALLINE MIRROR SOLUTIONS LLC,
3:00pm 4:00pm
Add to Cal

IQI Weekly Seminar

Continuous tensor networks for quantum fields: Scale invariance and loss of information along the RG flow
Guifre Vidal, Perimeter Institute,
3:00pm 4:00pm
Add to Cal

Logic Seminar

The complexity of the classification problem for multiplier algebras of Nevanlinna-Pick space
Michael Hartz, Mathematics, University of Waterloo,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Carnegie Observatories Colloquium

Carnegie Observatories, 813 Santa Barbara St., William T. Golden Auditorium
How Can Software Promote Inquiry?
Prof. Matt Turk, Univ. of Illinois,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

Chemistry 250 Course: Advances in Pharmaceutical Research

Discovery and Development of Halaven, a Fully Synthetic Macrocyclic Ketone Analog of Halichondrin B, for the Treatment of Late-Stage Breast Cancer and Soft-Tissue Sarcoma
Frank Fang, Dr., Ph.D., Vice-President, Process Research & Development, Eisai, Inc.,
4:00pm 5:00pm
Add to Cal

CMI Seminar

Computing Isomorphisms between Finite Fields using Elliptic Curves (pt 1 of 2)
Anand Kumar Narayanan, Postdoctoral Scholar, CMS, Caltech,