Events Calendar

Arts & Sciences Events

April 14 - May 13, 2021

Wednesday, April 14

14 Apr
CMU Chemistry: Dr. Konstantinos Vogiatzis (University of Tennessee)

Coupling Electronic Structure Theory with Machine Learning for Chemical Applications Abstract: Our recent efforts on the development of new computational...

April 14, 2021 4:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Yuhe Tang: Electronic Properties in Nanowire-Based Complex Oxide Devices

Doctoral Defense for Yuhe Tang from the Physics and Astronomy Department. View the Poster Here

April 14, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
HEP Seminar: Ahmed Ismail (Oklahoma State University)

Testing LHC Neutrinos with FASER The Large Hadron Collider produces TeV-scale neutrinos, especially at high rapidity from the decay of forward mesons. While...

April 14, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, April 15

15 Apr
Gender & Science Reading Group

Please join us for a virtual interdisciplinary discussion based on readings by ground-breaking scholars and scientists. January 21, 2021 5:00 PM Medical...

April 15, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
numbers raining on an umbrella

Data is everywhere: from COVID efficacy rates to election polling, from the justice system to the internet. Data can be a tool to improve our lives, but...

April 15, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, April 16

16 Apr
Astro Lunch: Tom Holoien (Carnegie Observatories)

Illuminating the Darkness: Using Nuclear Transients to Study Black Holes Historically, our study of supermassive black holes (SMBHs) has been limited...

April 16, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Wenyuan Zhou

Chemistry PhD Defense: Optical Control of CRISPR/Cas9 Function Advisors: Alexander Deiters Committee members: Seth ChildersStephen WeberMichael Tsang...

April 16, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, April 19

19 Apr
Cathedral

Testing QED via precision spectroscopy of positronium Since positronium (Ps) atoms are composed only of leptons they are, for all practical purposes,...

April 19, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, April 20

20 Apr
Undergraduate Research Days

hosted by Pitt's Office of Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity and University Library System. The Undergraduate Research Days...

April 20, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, April 21

21 Apr
Undergraduate Research Days

hosted by Pitt's Office of Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity and University Library System. The Undergraduate Research Days...

April 21, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Undergraduate Research Days

hosted by Pitt's Office of Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity and University Library System. The Undergraduate Research Days...

April 21, 2021 1:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
HEP Seminar: Andrew Whitbeck (Texas Tech)

The Light Dark Matter eXperiment The constituents of dark matter are still unknown, and the viable possibilities span a very large mass range. Specific...

April 21, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, April 22

22 Apr
Undergraduate Research Days

hosted by Pitt's Office of Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity and University Library System. The Undergraduate Research Days...

April 22, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, April 26

26 Apr
Desire and Argument in Plato’s Gorgias

Dr. Frisbee Sheffield of Cambridge University Abstract: Scholarship on the Gorgias is preoccupied with two things. The first is that that interlocutors are...

April 26, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Apr
Pitt/CMU Colloquium: Djuna Croon (TRIUMP)

Cosmological Signatures of New Physics Abstract TBD

April 26, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, April 29

29 Apr
Thesis Defense: Mattheus De Souza

Chemistry MS Defense: Leveraging Ligand Steric Demand to Control Linker Exchange and Fine-Tune Domain Building Block Composition in Stratified...

April 29, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, April 30

30 Apr
Michael Murphy

In this workshop, Professor Michael W. Murphy will introduce students to the academic job market process, discuss a few tips and tricks, and answer any...

April 30, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, May 3

03 May
Cathedral

Title and Abstract TBD

May 03, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, May 5

05 May
HEP Seminar: Steven Schramm (Geneva)

Title and Abstract TBD

May 05, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, May 12

12 May
HEP Seminar: Carlos Tamarit (Technical University of Munich)

Title and Abstract TBD

May 12, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

April 14 - May 13, 2021