Dark Matter Day at UC Irvine

Dark Matter Day at UC Irvine
Physical Event | 2019 | UC Irvine School of Physical Sciences and Center for Cosmology | University of California, Irvine, Frederick Reines Hall | | Registrations have closed

Event Overview

UC Irvine School of Physical Sciences and Center for Cosmology

Dark Matter Day at UC Irvine – Space Chunks Live

Hosts: Prof. Kev Abazajian & Michael Sean Wright

School of Physical Sciences Plaza

Guest Line Up: 12 noon – 1 pm

October 31, 2019

Prof. Jonathan Feng – on FASER, a UC Irvine developed dark photon (and dark matter) experiment recently commissioned at CERN in Switzerland/France.
Prof. Daniel Whiteson – LHC experimentalist who leads in dark matter searches at the ATLAS collider detector at CERN, & co-host of the Explain the Universe podcast.
Astrophysics Graduate Student Sophia Gad-Nasr, working on self-interacting dark matter.
Prof. James Bullock – Dean of the School of Physical Sciences and expert in galaxy formation and dark matter’s effects on galaxies.

About UC Irvine School of Physical Sciences and Center for Cosmology

We have an effective center for dark matter at the University of California, Irvine Center for Cosmology. We decided to highlight our work on the mysteries of dark matter for this event.

Organizer contact information

Email: kevork@uci.edu

Phone: 949-824-0368

 

When & Where

  • Oct 31, 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
  • Location: Kevork Abazajian

    University of California, Irvine, Frederick Reines Hall.

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