Events Calendar

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Ken Van Tilburg, Wake Forces (12:30 PM - 1:30 PM)

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Digvijay (Jay) Wadekar, New black hole mergers from a search pipeline for gravitational waves with higher-order harmonics (2:00 PM - 3:15 PM)

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Rashmish Mishra, Holographic Phase Transitions in the early Universe (2:00 PM - 3:15 PM)

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Andrea Al├╣, Extreme Control of Light and Sound with Metamaterials (4:00 PM - 5:30 PM)

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Popov (12:00 PM - 1:30 PM)

Chiara Toldo, Thermodynamics of near-extreme Kerr (2:00 PM - 3:15 PM)

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Glennys Farrar, Breakthough on the origin of UHECRs (12:30 PM - 1:30 PM)

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, Grad Pheno Journal Club (3:30 PM - 4:45 PM)

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Daniel Lecoanet, Understanding Fluid Processes in Astrophysics & Geophysics via Numerical Simulation (9:00 AM - 10:25 AM)

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, HEP/Pheno Journal Club (12:30 PM - 1:30 PM)

Daniel Lecoanet (12:30 PM - 1:30 PM)

Antonio Davide Polosa, The X(3872) oddities and exotic hadrons. (2:00 PM - 3:15 PM)

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Marcus DuPont, The Life and Death of Stars (8:00 PM - 9:30 PM)

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Will Farr, Cosmology and Fundamental Physics from Stellar Mass Binary Black Holes (4:00 PM - 5:30 PM)

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Popov (12:00 PM - 1:30 PM)

Zare (3:30 PM - 5:30 PM)

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Sam Hadden, The Causes and Consequences of Chaos and Instability in Planetary Systems (2:00 PM - 3:15 PM)

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Marieke Van Beest, Fermion-Monopole Scattering and Generalized Symmetries (2:00 PM - 3:15 PM)

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Andrei Bernevig, Exotic Phases in Moire Systems (4:00 PM - 5:30 PM)

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Luca Comisso, Unraveling Space Weather: Explosive Events and the Genesis of Energetic Particles (10:00 AM - 11:15 AM)

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Popov (12:00 PM - 1:30 PM)

Zare (3:30 PM - 5:30 PM)

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Nicole Shibley, From the Arctic to Europa: Fluid Dynamics for Earth and Planetary Climates (2:00 PM - 3:15 PM)

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, Grad Pheno Journal Club (3:30 PM - 4:45 PM)

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, HEP/Pheno Journal Club (12:30 PM - 1:30 PM)

Ofer Aharony, Two dimensional QCD as a string theory (2:00 PM - 3:15 PM)

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Brad Marston, Waves of Topological Origin in the Fluid Earth System and Beyond (4:00 PM - 5:30 PM)

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Popov (12:00 PM - 1:30 PM)

Zare (3:30 PM - 5:30 PM)

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Anirban Roy, Multi-line Intensity Mapping: A Bridge Between Astrophysics and Cosmology (12:30 PM - 1:30 PM)

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Matthew Buican, Some Applications of Free Supersymmetric Fields (2:30 PM - 3:45 PM)

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Foteini Oikonomou, News from the search for the sources of ultra-high energy cosmic rays: Insights from the maximum rigidity distribution and a possible new source class (2:00 PM - 3:15 PM)

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Mariangela Lisanti, How to Destroy a Galaxy with Dark Matter (2:00 PM - 3:00 PM)

-- Abstract: The hypothesis of Cold Dark Matter (CDM) has been spectacularly confirmed on the largest scales of the Universe and must now be stress-tested on sub-galactic scales. Many well-motivated and generic alternatives to CDM can leave spectacular signatures on precisely these scales, affecting the evolution of galaxies as well as their population statistics. As a concrete example, I will present the results of the first cosmological hydrodynamical simulations where the majority of the dark matter is collisionless, but a sub-component is strongly dissipative minimal Atomic Dark Matter. I will discuss the impact of the dissipative dark matter on both the formation of a Milky Way-like galaxy, as well as on its dwarf galaxies and dark substructure. The results demonstrate that galaxies are extremely sensitive probes for dark-sector physics---even a small fraction of dark matter with non-trivial dynamics can, in some cases, be enough to destroy a galaxy.

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Jun Kono, Quantum Vacuum Dressed Materials (4:00 PM - 5:30 PM)

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Popov (12:00 PM - 1:30 PM)

Zare (3:30 PM - 5:30 PM)