SPACS Fall 2013 Colloquia Schedule

Colloquia are held from 3 PM to 4 PM each Thursday in Room 1110 of the Nguyen Engineering Building. Refreshments will be provided.

Date Speaker Institution Title and Abstract Link
05 September  Jason
Kinser
SPACS, George Mason University
TBA
12 September Jeff Nelson Department of Physics, College of William and Mary
A Neutrino Oscillation Update: Final MINOS Results
19 September Juan Cebral SPACS, George Mason University
Understanding
Cerebral Aneurysms Through Computational Modeling
26 September Vladimir
Airapetian
NASA/GFSC/Sigma Space Corporation and SPACS/GMU
What is a Stellar Atmosphere and How Does it Evolve in Time?
03 October Indu
Satija
SPACS, George Mason University
Quasicrystals: Different Type of Ordered States with
Non-Trivial Topology
10 October Gabriele Belle SPACS, George Mason University
TBA
17 October Louis Pecora Naval Research Laboratory
TBA
24 October Krishna Vemuru SPACS, George Mason University
Spin and Orbital Magnetism in Correlated Electron
Ferromagnets from X-ray Magnetic Circular Dichroism
31 October Edward Wegman SPACS, George Mason University BIG DATA, Technology, and Analysis
07 November Fereydoon
Family
Emory University,
Department of Physics
TBA
14 November Kirk Borne SPACS, George Mason University What is Big Data and Why Do We Need Data Science? 
21 November Amy
Reines
National Radio Astronomy Observatory TBA
28 November Thanksgiving  Thanksgiving — no
colloquium
Thanksgiving — no
colloquium
05 December Rhonda
Dzakpasu
Georgetown University, Department of Physics TBA