Macarena Lagos (University of Chicago)
We have great certainty on how gravity works around our Solar System, but on large scales we still have a considerable lack of understanding about the constituents of our universe. Furthermore…
Arvind Murugan (University of Chicago)
We usually design materials to target desired behaviors that are defined in a top-down manner. Learning theory offers an alternative when desired behaviors are hard to define but easy to give examples of.
Gustavo Martínez-Mekler (Instituto de Ciencias Físicas, UNAM)
Fertilization is one of the fundamental processes of living systems. Here I will address marine external fertilization and comment on recent work on mammals. I will show…
Condensed and Living Matter Seminar: Title: "Understanding Glass Transition through Interfacial Properties"
Zahra Fakhraai (University of Pennsylvania)
The dramatic slow-down of the dynamics and viscosity of a liquid upon super-cooling without a significant structural signature, has been the topic of intense theoretical debate. Growing local correlations…