University of Vienna Physics Colloquium

Supported by the Vienna Doctoral School in Physics

The Physics Colloquium is a series of public lectures hosted by the Faculty of Physics of the University of Vienna, featuring internationally renowned speakers covering the full breadth of our fields of research.

The goal of these Colloquia is to bring together the entire Faculty, including students, to foster our spirit of community and promote a stimulating exchange of ideas from the cutting edge of science.

Organizers: Massimiliano Procura, Lee Rozema and Toma Susi

Events in the Winter Semester 2023/24

Mondays at 13:30-15:00
A light lunch buffet will be offered before the lectures at around 13:00

Lise Meitner Lecture Hall
Faculty of Physics, University of Vienna
Strudlhofgasse 4, 1090 Vienna

23 October 2023
Kang-Kuen Ni

Harvard University, USA
Harnessing Chemical Reactions for Quantum Science?

Kang-Kuen Ni (© Kang-Kuen Ni)

11 December 2023
Christa Schleper

University of Vienna, Austria
What is wrong with the nitrogen cycle –– and what can we do about it?

Christa Schleper (© Christa Schleper)

15 January 2024
Bart van Wees

University of Groningen, Netherlands
Spin waves and magnons in two-dimensions: Emergent physics and new application

Bart van Wees (© Bart van Wees)