1. UM Raising Money for New Telescope

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    University of Montana Physics and Astronomy department is raising money to purchase a powerful telescope. The departments hope is to locate planets like earth that might support life. Brin Merkley…

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    • Colloquium: Organic (Plastic!) Semiconductors

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      Organic materials are finding an increasing number of possible niches in electronic devices. I will give a very brief overview of some of the present and anticipated applications of organic semiconductors…

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      • New Ideas for Axion Dark Matter Detection

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        Dr. Peter Graham SLAC The axion is a well-motivated dark matter candidate, but is challenging to search for. We propose a new way to search for QCD axion and axion-like-particle (ALP) dark matter.…

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        • Quantum Gravity with Anisotropic Scaling and the Multicritical Universe

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          Dr. Petr Horava University of California, Berkeley The problem of understanding how gravity fits together with other fundamental interactions of matter has been at the forefront of theoretical…

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          • Emil Martinec

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            Emil Martinec presenting at Great Lakes String 2013

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            • Taylor Hughes

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              Taylor Hughes presenting at Great Lakes Strings 2013.

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              • Alfred Shapere

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                Alfred Shapere presenting at Great Lakes String 2013

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                • Gauge fields with cold atoms

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                  Gauge fields are ubiquitous in Physics. For example, in the context of high energy physics, they are the fundamental carrier of forces; while in condensed matter systems the associated physical fields…

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                  • James Liu

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                    James Liu presenting at Great Lakes String 2013

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                    • The Astrophysics of Black Hole Spin

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                      Dr. Reynolds University of Maryland In addition to providing vital clues as to the formation and evolution of black holes, the spin of black holes may be an important energy source in the Universe.…

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