Physics

Events Calendar

2016-2017 Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series

Unless otherwise noted, all talks take place at 2:30 p.m. in Thompson Physical Laboratory 205.

9 Sept.  “Field Day” kick off party
16 Sept. Physics and Astronomy Departments
Title:  “Physics Beyond Williams:  grad school, jobs”
23 Sept.  “Kite Day Preparations”
30 Sept. Alipasha Vaziri, Rockefeller University
Title: “Direct detection of a single photons by humans”
7 Oct.  Ashay Patel, Emily Stump, Jack Scaletta, Maria Prado
Title:  “Off-Campus Summer Research”
14 Oct.  Mountain Day contingency
21 Oct.
28 Oct. Jeff Linsky, University of Colorado
Title:  “Stellar Coronae and Exoplanets
4 Nov. Amar Vutha, University of Toronto
Title:  “Optical atomic clocks”
11 Nov. Dave Kaiser, MIT
Title: “How the hippies saved physics”
18 Nov. Duffy Turner, NYU
Title:  “Experimental Detection of Branching at a Conical Intersection”
2 Dec. Larry Ruzzo, University of Washington
Title:  “Correcting for bias in RNA-seq”
 12 Dec.  Thesis Progress Reports
3 Feb.
10 Feb.
24 Feb. Robert Wittenmyer, University of New South Wales
Title:  TBA
3 March
10 March
7 April
14 April
21 April Shanhui Fan, Stanford University
Title:  TBA
28 April
 5 May
12 May

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