Event Archives

Seminar
Tuesday, Oct 4, 2016
12:00 pm
5-314

New possibilities with thermoelectric materials

Half-Heusler and Zintl are two broad material families where people have continuously discovered good thermoelectric materials. However, their transport properties are not all well understood, and more importantly, simulating the transport... more

Seminar
Tuesday, Sep 20, 2016
12:00 pm
3-370

Abstract: Power generation systems in general, and solar power generation systems in particular, are complex, involving multiple components. Each one of these components can influence the performance and cost of the overall system. So how can we decide where to focus our development efforts?... more

Seminar
Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016
12:00 pm
3-370

Abstract: Heat transfer is central to many of the industries, technologies and devices we use every day, from our cell phones and laptops to our refrigerators and automobiles. However, there are still a number of problems that have remained unsolved for decades, and there are... more

Social
Friday, Sep 9, 2016
5:00 pm
R and D Pub, 32-G410
Seminar
Friday, Sep 9, 2016
4:00 pm
3-333
Seminar
Thursday, Sep 8, 2016
2:00 pm
3-258
Seminar
Friday, Jul 22, 2016
12:00 am
3-270

The development of gallium nitride (GaN) on a variety of substrates from SiC to diamond is under development to create high power RF technologies for advanced communications and power electronic devices. In general, GaN devices can accommodate high operational frequencies, high junction... more

Seminar
Friday, Jun 10, 2016
11:45 am
3-333

The dynamics of optically-excited electrons and holes at femtosecond time scales and nanometer length scales is critical in many applications including photovoltaics, photocatalysis and photodetectors. Ultrafast experiments provide insights into the relaxation of non-equilibrium carriers at the... more

Seminar
Thursday, May 12, 2016
2:00 pm

There will be an S3TEC EFRC Director’s Conference Call on May 12 at 2 pm in 3-258.  Dr. Junwei Liu will present on research in Prof. Fu's group on topological semimetals with helicoid surface states. 

Seminar
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
12:00 pm

S3TEC welcomes Prof. Ralph Nuzzo for our monthly seminar