Events: Fysik events at Chalmers University of TechnologyMon, 18 Jun 2018 10:55:16 +0200 Physics Colloquium and Gotheburg Mesoscopic Lecture<p>PJ, lecture hall,</p><p>​ Title: Intertwined Order in Highly Correlated Electron Fluids Kollokvium by Steven Kivelson, Stanford University, USA</p><h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">Abstract:<img class="chalmersPosition-FloatRight" src="/SiteCollectionImages/Centrum/Fysikcentrum/Blandade%20bilddimensioner/Steven%20Kivelsson.jpg" width="314" height="339" alt="" style="height:193px;width:178px;margin:5px" /></h4> <div>Using the cuprate high temperature superconductors as the best studied illustrative example, I will discuss the question - Why are the phase diagrams <br />of highly correlated electronic systems so complicated?</div> Study 2018<p>Hindås, Sweden</p><p>2D materials for environment and energy applications</p><h5 class="chalmersElement-H5">Description of the event:</h5> <div>The Graphene Study 2018, summer edition, titled 2D materials for environment and energy applications, will delve into deeper aspects of how things work, exploring experimenters' techniques in studying energy and environmental applications for graphene, mainly filtration and energy storage technologies. Leading academic and industry experts from around the world, including Prof. Rohit Karnik from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Prof. Aleksandra Radenovic from the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and Dr. A. Pacheco from Tecnalia will provide delegates with their insights on topics from nanofluidics and power generation to desalination using graphene.</div> thesis presentation: Joakmim Zaar<p>PJ, lecture hall,</p><p>Title: Nanoplasmonic sensning for operando diagnosis of lithium ion batteries (subject to change)</p><h3 class="chalmersElement-H3">Abstract:</h3> <div>In order to meet the increasing demands on energy storage, both the battery technology of today and the handling of it must improve. To tackle ineffective use of the batteries, this study has aimed to use a nanoplasmonic senor functionalized on an optical fiber to monitor lithium ion batteries from the inside.</div> seminar: Linnea Hesslow, Physics<p>PJ, lecture hall,</p><p>​Title of thesis: Effect of partial screening on mnaway electron dynamics.​</p>​Abs​tract: To be announced​ lunch lecture<p>Sven Hultins Gata 9, main entrance,</p><p>SAINT holds an inspirational lunch lecture about radiation science for the fresh students at the chemistry program at Chalmers. The event is sponsored by SKC - Swedish Center for Nuclear Technology.</p> lunch lecture<p>Sven Hultins Gata 9, main entrance,</p><p>SAINT holds an inspirational lunch lecture about radiation science for the fresh students at the physics program at Chalmers.</p> seminar on Electromobility<p>Palmstedtsalen, university building, Palmstedtsalen, Campus Johanneberg</p><p>​Welcome to an Initiative seminar on Electromobility, arranged by Areas of Advance Transport and Energy.</p><span class="text-normal page-content"> <strong>What role will electric vehicles play in the future, for how we plan our cities, for our economy, our health and for the environment?</strong><br /><br />Having been around for more than a century, electric vehicles are now coming into use on a scale that may have major implications  on travel and transportation - by air, by water and by land.  Areas of Advance Transport and Energy are happy to welcome you to a full day at Chalmers, where we discuss different aspects on electromobility.<br /><br /><strong>WHEN</strong>: 13 September 2018<br /><strong>WHERE</strong>: Palmstedssalen, Chalmersplatsen 1, Göteborg<br /><em>The seminar will be in English.</em><br /><br /><strong>SESSIONS</strong><br /><ul><li>Visions for the future</li> <li>Liveable cities</li> <li>Policies, regulations and driving forces</li> <li>Technology aspects on electromobility</li></ul> <br />Registration is open! <br /><a href="">REGISTER &gt;&gt;</a><br /><br /><br />More information will be published on the </span><span class="text-normal page-content"><a href="/en/areas-of-advance/Transport/calendar/Initiative-seminar-2018/Pages/default.aspx">seminar web page &gt;&gt;</a></span><br /> and lecture – Gothenburg Lise Meitner Award 2018<p></p><p></p>​​Professor Chandrashekhar Joshi, University of California, Los Angeles, USA​, is the winner of the Gothenburg Lise Meitner Award 2018. He will visit the Gothenburg Physics Centre to receive the award and give the traditional award lecture in honour of the Austrian-Swedish physicist Lise Meitner. ​Professor Chandrashekhar Joshi receives the award &quot;<em>for conclusively demonstrating the advantages of using relativistically propagating plasma waves for electron acceleration</em>.&quot; Refreshments will be served after the lecture.​<br /><br /><br /><h3 class="chalmersElement-H3" style="font-family:&quot;open sans&quot;, sans-serif">About Chandrashekhar Joshi<img src="/SiteCollectionImages/Centrum/Fysikcentrum/Gothenburg%20Lise%20Meitner%20Award/Lise%20Meitner%202018/Porträtt_Chandrashekhar_Joshi170.jpg" class="chalmersPosition-FloatRight" alt="" style="margin:5px" /></h3> <div>Professor Chandrashekhar Joshi is <span style="background-color:initial">considered the Father of the experimental field of High-Gradient Plasmabased Charged Particle Acceleration – a paradigm shift for building accelerators of tomorrow. <br />In a career spanning four decades, Joshi and his colleagues have carried out pioneering experiments -using laser and ultra-relativistic electron pulses as drivers- on electron and positron acceleration using plasma waves thousands of times more rapidly than in a conventional accelerator.​</span></div> Sustainability Day 2018<p>TBA</p><p>​Chalmers Sustainability Day is back - Tuesday 23 October 2018. This year’s theme is Good Health and Well-being.</p>​ <br />More information will follow, stay updated through the event webpage: <a href="/en/about-chalmers/Chalmers-for-a-sustainable-future/sustainability-day2018/Pages/default.aspx">Chalmers Sustainability Day 2018</a><br /><br />For now, save the date!