*Optimal Thermodynamic Control and the Dynamic Riemannian Geometry of Ising magnets*

**Stonybrook University **

Friday Oct. 30, 2:30pm, Laufer Center lecture hall

**D.E. Shaw Research**

Monday Nov. 2, 12:00

**MIT – Physics Colloquium**

Guest of the Physics Graduate Student Council

Thursday Nov 5th, 4:00 pm, Room 10-250

**Edgestream Partners**

Monday Nov 9th, 1:00 pm

**U. of Maryland, College Park – Statistical Physics Seminar**

Tuesday Nov 10th, 1:15 pm, Room 1116 IPST Building 085.

**NIH – Statistical Physics Seminar**

Thursday Nov 12th, 11:00 am

**Papers, Slides, Multimedia**

paperDynamic Riemannian Geometry of the Ising Model

Grant M. Rotskoff, Gavin E. Crooks, arXiv:1510.06734

paperThermodynamic metrics and optimal paths

David A. Sivak, Gavin E. Crooks, Phys. Rev. Lett., 108, 190602 (2012)

(a) Caloric Friction

(b) Magneto-Caloric Frinction

(c) Magnetic Friction