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KITP Weekly Program of Scientific Activities

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Monday, May 21

8:50am Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room Session 1: Planetary Circulations & Turbulence
11:00am Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room
1:00pm The Small-Scale Structure of Cold(?) Dark Matter Auditorium
Ethan Nadler (Stanford)
Modeling Subhalos and Satellites in Milky Way-like Systems
2:00pm High Energy Physics at the Sensitivity Frontier Auditorium
Nathaniel Craig (UCSB & KITP)
Introductions
Ariel Zhitnitsky (UBC)
Cosmological axion field and quark nugget dark matter model
2:00pm Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room
4:00pm Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room Session 2: Ocean Biophysics

Tuesday, May 22

9:00am Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room Session 3: Clouds & Convection
10:30am High Energy Physics at the Sensitivity Frontier Auditorium
David Tanner (University of Florida)
ADMX: Recent results at the DFSZ frontier and future prospects for axion haloscopes
11:00am Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room
12:30pm High Energy Seminar Broida 3302
Max Rota (UCSB)
TBA
1:00pm The Small-Scale Structure of Cold(?) Dark Matter Auditorium
Alejandro Benítez-Llambay (Durham)
Starless low-mass dark matter halos
2:00pm Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room
2:45pm Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room Session 4: Cryospheric Boundary Layers
4:00pm Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room

Wednesday, May 23

9:00am Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room Session 5: Climate Linkages
11:00am Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room
12:00pm The Small-Scale Structure of Cold(?) Dark Matter Auditorium
Harry Nelson (UCSB)
The status of the LZ dark matter search
2:00pm High Energy Physics at the Sensitivity Frontier Auditorium
David Curtin (University of Toronto)
Simon Knapen (LBNL)
The Lifetime Frontier

Thursday, May 24

9:00am Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room Session 6: Interdisciplinary
10:30am High Energy Physics at the Sensitivity Frontier Auditorium
Javier Tiffenberg (Fermilab)
Skipper CCDs and the SENSEI experiment
11:00am Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room
1:00pm The Small-Scale Structure of Cold(?) Dark Matter Auditorium
Simona Vegetti (MPA Garching)
Probing dark matter with strong gravitational lensing observations
2:00pm Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room
2:00pm High Energy Seminar Broida 3302
Xiao-Liang Qi (Stanford)
TBA
3:00pm Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room Session 7: Diversity & Retention in Earth & Planetary Sciences

Friday, May 25

9:00am Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room Session 8: Ocean Mixing
10:30am The Small-Scale Structure of Cold(?) Dark Matter Auditorium
Neelima Sehgal (Stony Brook)
Gravitational Lensing of the CMB: A New Frontier to Probe Fundamental Physics
11:00am Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers(Conference) Main Seminar Room
1:30pm High Energy Physics at the Sensitivity Frontier Auditorium
Andrea Young (UCSB)
Prospects for graphene and graphene heterostructures

Seminar Rooms, Auditorium, Commons Room, and Founders' Room are located on the 1st floor of Kohn Hall. Coffee and cookies are served daily in Kohn Hall Commons Room at 3:15 p.m. except on those Tuesdays when there is a Physics Department Colloquium.
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