Spring 2017 Semester Colloquia Schedule

Colloquia for the Spring 2017 Semester will take place from 3:00 to 4:15 pm in Exploratory Hall, Room L003, unless otherwise noted.

Refreshments will be served.

Date Speaker Affiliation Title and Abstract
Jan. 27 Joel Green Space Telescope Science Institute The Fiery Seeds of Planet Formation
Feb. 3 Joe Pesce NSF Physics and Astronomy at the National Science Foundation
Feb. 17 Bob Bartolo Former IEEE Congressional Fellow Solving Today’s Complex Environmental Challenges: A Physicist’s Perspective as a Recovering Congressional Fellow
Mar. 3 Craig Dukes University of Virginia Probing the Frontiers of Physics Using Rare Particle Decays
Mar. 10 Normand Mousseau Départment de physique, Université de Montréal Understanding and controlling materials’ properties : Why time is of the essence
Mar. 31 Canceled
Apr. 7 Yi Li JHU TBD
Apr. 21 Miguel Sanjuan Universidad Rey Juan Carlos Basin Entropy: A new tool to explore uncertainty in dynamical systems
Apr. 28 Annemarie Exarhos University of Pennsylvania Optical Signatures of Single-Photon Sources in Hexagonal Boron Nitride
May 5 Jay Deep Sau TBD