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Seminar Series - Fall  2008

Unless otherwise stated, The Quantum Theory Project seminar series meets on Wednesdays afternoon in the New Physics Building, Rm. 2205, from 4:00 to 5:00, (refreshments served at 3:45). The series consists of seminars on current research topics in Quantum Chemistry, Dynamics, and Materials Theory given by students, faculty and guests. The seminar series is run as a graduate course: PHY6932 or CHM 6934. Graduate student attendees should register for the course. All are welcome.

Suggestions and volunteers for speakers are welcome!

September 3 Erik Deumens, QTP
Title: Beginning of the Academic Year
September 10
No Seminar
September 17
David Yaron, Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh
Using Data Mining Algorithms to develop Semi-Empirical Electronic Structure Models
September 24
Susan Sinnott, Materials Science and Engineering, UF
Title: Charge Optimized Many-Body (COMB) Potentials for Heterogeneous Systems
October 1
Meera Sitharam, Computer Science (CISI) UF
Title: Geometric Techniques for Quantum Information and Molecular Modeling
October 8
Victor Albert, QTP, Electronic Structure of Cadmium Selenide Quantum Dots and Ruthenium Complexes
October 15
Dr. Saumil Merchant, E&CE, UF
October 22
Ashley Ringer, Georgia Tech, Atlanta Georgia
Title: From Small to Big: Understanding Crystal Structures from Quantum Mechanical Models
October 29
November 5
November 12
Gary Saunders, UF, Resonant Coherent Phonon Spectroscopy in Carbon Nantubes
November 19
Victor Batista, Chemistry, Yale University,
Title: Computational Research Needs for Renewable and Alternative Energy: Studies for Natural and Artificial Photosynthesis
November 26
Thanksgiving, No Seminar
December 3
Toru Shiozaki, QTP,
Title: Explicitly Correlated Coupled-Cluster Methods
December 10
Laszlo Fusti-Molnar, QTP
Title: Ab Initio Quality Molecular Alignment and Docking Solutions
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