Center for Soft Matter and Biological Physics Friday Discussion Meetings

Fall 2017

Organizer: Vinh Nguyen

These meetings occur on Fridays from 4:00pm to 5:00pm in Robeson 304 (unless otherwise indicated)

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September 2017
September 1

Friday 4:00pm
304 Robeson Hall

Physics Department Faculty Meeting. No talk scheduled.

September 8

Friday 4:00pm
304 Robeson Hall

CSB Center Meeting. No talk scheduled.

September 15

Friday 4:00pm
304 Robeson Hall

Discussion with Prof. Nigel Goldenfeld (J. Mark Sowers Distinguished Speaker)

Organizer: Uwe Täuber

September 22

Friday 4:00pm
304 Robeson Hall

Physics Department Faculty Meeting. No talk scheduled.

September 29

Friday 4:00pm
304 Robeson Hall

No talk scheduled.

Organizer: Vinh Nguyen

October 2017
October 6

Friday 4:00pm
304 Robeson Hall

No talk scheduled.

Organizer: Vinh Nguyen

October 13

Friday 4:00pm
304 Robeson Hall

Fall Break. No talk scheduled.

October 20

Friday 4:00pm
304 Robeson Hall

Physics Department Faculty Meeting. No talk scheduled

October 27

Friday 4:00pm
304 Robeson Hall
Jacob Carroll  (Department of Physics, Virginia Tech)

Topic: TBD

Organizer: Vinh Nguyen

November 2017
November 3

Friday 4:00pm
304 Robeson Hall
Yanfei Tang   (Department of Physics, Virginia Tech)

Topic: Young-Laplace Equation

Organizer: Vinh Nguyen

November 10

Friday 4:00pm
304 Robeson Hall
Prof. Sri Iyer-Biswas (Department of Physics, Purdue University)

Topic: Making the right noise Subtitle: Insights from a natural representation for biochemical dynamics

In this talk I will introduce a theoretical framework that serves as the natural representation for biochemical dynamics, and illustrate its utility in a variety of contexts.

Organizer: Vinh Nguyen

November 17

Friday 4:00pm
304 Robeson Hall

Physics Department Faculty Meeting. No talk scheduled

Organizer: Vinh Nguyen

November 24

Friday 4:00pm
304 Robeson Hall

Thanksgiving Holiday. No talk scheduled.

December 2017
December 1

Friday 4:00pm
304 Robeson Hall

Chengyuan Wen (Department of Physics, Virginia Tech)

Topic: Evaporation of Liquids

Organizer: Vinh Nguyen

December 8

Friday 4:00pm
304 Robeson Hall

Weigang Liu (Department of Physics, Virginia Tech)

Topic: TBD

Organizer: Vinh Nguyen

   
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University 
Center for Soft Matter and Biological Physics MC 0435, 850 West Campus Drive, Blacksburg, VA 24061 
Phone: (540) 231-6544; Fax: (540) 231-7511