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Monday, August 1st, 2016
2:00pm 3:00pm
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Thesis Seminar

Structures and Reactions of Diplatinum Complexes
Tania Darnton, Graduate Student, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Caltech,
Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016
1:00pm 2:00pm
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LIGO Seminar

Turbulent Lives: Tales of Neutron Stars
David , Radice, LIGO, Caltech,
4:40pm 6:00pm
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CMA presents "Risk, Resilience, and Reward"

JPL, von Karman Auditorium
Rodney Mullen, skateboarder,
Thursday, August 4th, 2016
10:00am 11:00am
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CD3 Seminar

Data integration in genomics and systems biology
Roberto Tagliaferri, Professor, University of Salerno,
4:00pm 5:00pm
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Chemical Engineering Seminar

Sequencing is believing: probing the inner world of a cell by live-cell imaging and single-cell sequencing
Cheng-Zhong Zhang, Ph.D., Computational Biologist, Single-Cell Genomics Center, Dana Farber Cancer Institute; Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School; and Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT,
6:00pm 8:00pm
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Terrorism and War

Terrorism and War: From Khmer Rouge to ISIS
Sophal Ear, Associate Professor, Diplomacy & World Affairs, Occidental College ,
Friday, August 5th, 2016
2:00pm 3:00pm
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TAPIR Seminar

Black Holes Near, and Far
Mia Bovill, STScI,
Saturday, August 6th, 2016
Sunday, August 7th, 2016
Tuesday, August 9th, 2016
1:00pm 2:00pm
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LIGO Seminar

Binary Black Hole Merger with An Accreting Companion
Lnqing Qwn, Physics, U Western Australia,
4:45pm 6:00pm
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Wednesday, August 10th, 2016
4:00pm 5:00pm
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Organic Chemistry Seminar

Chirality and Light: Enantioselective Catalysis of Photochemical Reactions
Thorsten Bach, Professor Dr. of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Technical University of Munich,
Thursday, August 11th, 2016
4:00pm 5:00pm
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Special Biochemistry Seminar

Cold Spots in Protein Evolution and Design
Julia Shifman, Ph.D., Group Leader, Department of Biological Chemistry, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem,
7:00pm 8:00pm
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Theodore von Karman Lecture

JPL, von Karman Auditorium
The Rosetta Mission: Comet C-G up Close
Bonnie Buratti, US Rosetta Project Scientist, JPL,
Artur Chmielewski, US Rosetta Project Manager, JPL,
Friday, August 12th, 2016
3:00pm 4:30pm
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EE Special Seminar

Empirical Chaos Processes and their Application in Blind Deconvolution
Felix Krahmer, Assistant Professor for Optimization and Data Analysis, Department of Mathematics, Technische Universität München,
3:00pm 4:00pm
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Theory of Computing Seminar

Breaking symmetric cryptosystems using quantum period finding
Marc Kaplan, Paris Tech,
5:30pm 6:30pm
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Photography on Campus:Sedrakyan Wedding

Sites designated as approved for commercial still photography
7:00pm 8:00pm
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Theodore von Karman Lecture

Pasadena City College, 1570 E. Colorado, the Vosloh Forum (south of Colorado on Bonnie)
The Rosetta Mission: Comet C-G up Close
Bonnie Buratti, US Rosetta Project Scientist, JPL,
Artur Chmielewski, US Rosetta Project Manager, JPL,
8:00pm 10:00pm
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Stargazing Lecture

You Can't Spell Exoplanets without Ex(ecutions)
Jessie Christiansen, Staff Scientist, IPAC, Caltech,
Saturday, August 13th, 2016
1:30pm 5:00pm
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Photography on Campus: Pogosyan Wedding

Sites designated as approved for commercial still photography
4:00pm 7:00pm
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Photography on Campus:Foroughmand/Pashinian Wedding

Sites designated as approved for commercial still photography
4:00pm 7:00pm
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Photography on Campus:Foroughmand/Pashinian Wedding

Sites designated as approved for commercial still photography
5:30pm 9:30pm
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Photography on Campus: Oganesyan Wedding

Sites designated as approved for commercial still photography
Monday, August 15th, 2016
9:30am 10:30am
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MCE Ph.D. Thesis Seminar

Theoretical and Experimental Investigation of Phonon Boundary Scattering in Thin Silicon Membranes
Navaneetha Krishnan Ravichandran, Graduate Student, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical and Civil Engineering, California Institute of Technology,
5:30pm 7:30pm
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Engagement Photography on Campus: Navarro Party

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Tuesday, August 16th, 2016
3:00pm 4:00pm
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PhD seminar

Organic-Free Synthesis of Small Pore Zeolite Catalysts for the Methanol-to-Olefins Reaction
Yuewei Lucy Ji, graduate student, chemical engineering, California Institute of Technology,
Wednesday, August 17th, 2016
12:00pm 1:00pm
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Center for the Chemistry of Cellular Signaling Seminar

Ribonucleotides in our Genomes: How to Get Rid of Them
Peter Burgers, Brennecke Professor of Biological Chemistry, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Washington University, St. Louis,
Thursday, August 18th, 2016
12:00pm 1:00pm
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Friday, August 19th, 2016
4:00pm 5:00pm
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CGSC Summer Seminar

Non-Canonical Amino Acids in Protein Science and Engineering
David Tirrell, Ross McCollum-William H. Corcoran Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering; Director, Beckman Institute, Caltech,
5:30pm 7:30pm
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Wedding Photography on Campus: Karimian Wedding Party

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Saturday, August 20th, 2016
2:00pm 6:00pm
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Wedding Photography on Campus: Antonious/Alfi Wedding Party

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Monday, August 22nd, 2016
8:15am 12:30pm
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Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016
9:30am 10:30am
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10:00am 11:00am
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Beckman Institute Molecular Observatory Seminar

"Scientific Opportunities Offered by LCLS and Future Upgrades at SLAC"
Dr. Chi-Chang Kao, Director, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Stanford University,
1:30pm 2:30pm
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GALCIT Special Seminar

Decay of finite temperature superfluid helium-4 turbulence
Demosthenes Kivotides, Dr., Chemical and Process Engineering, University of Strathclyde,
3:00pm 4:00pm
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IQI Weekly Seminar

Multivariate trace inequalities
David Sutter, ETH Zurich,
Wednesday, August 24th, 2016
Thursday, August 25th, 2016
Friday, August 26th, 2016
Saturday, August 27th, 2016
Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
3:00pm 4:00pm
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IQI Weekly Seminar

A Complete Characterization of Unitary Quantum Space
Bill Fefferman, UMD JQI,
4:00pm 5:00pm
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Carnegie Observatories Colloquium Series

Carnegie Observatories, 813 Santa Barbara St., William T. Golden Auditorium
Status of the Giant Magellan Telescope Project
Dr. Patrick McCarthy, Giant Magellan Telescope Organization,
Wednesday, August 31st, 2016
9:00am 10:00am
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Thesis Seminar

Towards a Hydrobromic Acid Splitting Device Using Earth-Abundant Materials
Christopher Roske, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech,