Fridays - 11:30 AM -12:50 PM

Coffee social starting at 11:00 AM


Seminar Schedule


Date Speaker Title

Luis A. Orozco

(University of Maryland College Park)

Pulse propagation through atoms in waveguides

02/10 Emil Prodan
(Yeshiva University)
Thermally Disordered Crystals from First Principles

Kesong Yang

(University of California, San Diego)

High-throughput Computational Design of Advanced Functional Materials: Hybrid Halide Semiconductors and Heusler-based Materials Interfaces

Adam Black
(Naval Research Lab

Atomic gyroscope
03/03 Alfred Vogel
(University of Lubeck)

Nonlinear energy deposition and hydrodynamic effects in large-band-gap materials

3/24 Johannes Flick
(Flatiron Inst & CCNY)
Quantum electrodynamical density functional theory

Sam B. Trickey

(University of Florida)

Warm Dense Matter and Free-energy Density Functional Theory



FALL 2022

Date Speaker Title

Damien Riedel

(Université Paris Saclay)

From Single molecule to molecular devices: Application to charge transfer study at the nanoscale

9/16 Ying Sun
9/23 Kevin Garrity (NIST) Understanding materials via computation, data, and modelling

Jogvan Magnus Haugaard Olsen
(Chemistry, DTU)

Development of Multiscale Methods for Computational Biomolecular Spectroscopy
10/7 Jeanne Bernard
(Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers, Paris)
10/14 Giovanni Scalmani
(Gaussian inc.)

Svetlana Malinovskaya (Stevens Institute of Technology)

Quantum many-body physics with spin states of Rydberg atoms trapped in optical lattices
11/18 Kevin Kubarych (University of Michigan)

Through the Looking Glass: Progress and Prospects in Polaritonic Chemistry

12/2 Yong-Hoon Kim




Date Speaker Title
2/11 Workshop led by Diane Jammula (Rutgers-Newark)

Equity and Inclusion  Workshop I

2/25  Workshop led by Diane Jammula (Rutgers-Newark)
Equity and Inclusion  Workshop II

 Chen Huang (Florida State Univesity)

Embedded Cluster Density Approximation for Calculating the Exchange-Correlation Energy

Matteo Cavalleri (Wiley)

My Escape from the Lab: Scientific Publishing
4/8 Matthias Grosse Perdekamp
(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
(more detailed flyer here)
4/22 Robert Zisk (Rutgers - New Brunswick)

Wenhao Sun (University of Michigan)




FALL 2021

Date Speaker Title
9/10 Qiang Zhu
(University of Nevada Las Vegas)

Materials Design Aided by High throughput Computational Screening

9/24 Chunlei Qu
(Stevens Institute of Technology)
10/15 Steve Ndengue (ICTP-EAIFR, Kigali) Molecular Spectroscopy and Quantum Dynamics with Optimized Basis: Applications in Atmospherica Physics and Astrochemistry

Mark Hillery
(Hunter College and the Graduate Center, CUNY)

Coherence and Wave-Particle Duality
11/19 Chengzhi Shi
(Georgia Institute of Technology)
12/3 Anton Olynyk
(Manhattan College)

Chi-Ken Lu (Computer Science @ Rutgers-Newark)

Probabilistic deep learning from a physicist’s perspective


Any questions: contact seminar organizer Prof. Li Zhu