HPCAT Postdoc / Student / Visitor talks

Unless indicated otherwise, all meeting take place in APS 434E conference room at 3 PM

Upcoming meetings:

Date:  TBD

Past meetings:

Date:  February 1, 2018
Speaker: Matthew Diamond, UC Berkeley
Title:  Single-crystal XRD data analysis: highlighting ferropericlase

Date:  December 14, 2017
Speaker: Jianjun Ying, HPCAT Post-doctoral Associate
Title:  Possible topological Kondo insulator state in compressed YbB6

Date:  July 20, 2017
Speaker:  Larissa Huston, Australian National University
Title: Pressure induced phase transformations in Si and Ge – Temperature and Size effects

Date:  May 4, 2017
Speaker:  Cheng Ji, HPCAT Post-doctoral Associate
Title: Study of Hydrogen Rich Compound Ar(H2)2 to Ultrahigh Pressure

Date:  February 9, 2017
Speaker:  Chuanlong Lin, HPCAT Post-doctoral Associate
Title: A metastable liquid melted from crystalline solid under decompression
Recording: https://hpcat.adobeconnect.com/p83fiyj3dks/

Date:  August 18, 2016
Speaker:  Quanjun Li, HPCAT Visiting Investigator
Title: Pressure-induced phase transitions and insulator-metal transitions in VO2

Date:  March 31, 2016
Speaker:  Shengqi Chu, HPCAT Visiting Scientist
Title: The structural origin of electronic band gap in MoS2

Date:  March 3, 2016
Speaker:  Ligang Bai, HPCAT Post-doctoral Associate
Title: Cation-cation bonding in vanadium oxides
Recording: https://hpcat.adobeconnect.com/p3sithooafx/

Date: October 16, 2015
Speaker 1:  Taeho Kim, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology
Title: In situ investigation of oxide films on zirconium alloy in nuclear power plant water chemistry
Speaker 2: Seunghyun Kim, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology
Title: Electrochemical Properties of Ni-P/TiO2 Deposited Carbon Steel in High-temperature Water

Date: August 27, 2015
Speaker: Binyang Hou, HPCAT Post-doctoral Associate
Title: Water Ordering at Zirconia-Water Interface Probed by High-Resolution X-Ray Reflectivity

Date:  July 30, 2015
Speaker:  Rui Li
Title: Pressure-induced changes in electronic structure in α-Ge near the α-β transition

Date: June 11, 2015
Speaker: Qian Li, HPCAT Visiting Investigator
Title: High Pressure Studies of Host-Guest Chemistry in Porous Coordination Polymers
Recording: https://hpcat.adobeconnect.com/p50h13piqnp/

Date: May 26, 2015
Speaker: Shengqi Chu, HPCAT Visiting Scientist
Title: The development of high pressure XAFS measurements at BSRF.

Date: April 16, 2015
Speaker: Chuanlong Lin
Title: Kinetics of the B1-B2 phase transition in KCl under rapid compression and decompression
Recording: https://hpcat.adobeconnect.com/p8gw38rqr67/

Date: March 19, 2015
Speaker: Ligang Bai
Title: Structure and electronic properties of VO2 under pressure