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2014-2015 Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series

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

19  Sept. Physics and Astronomy Faculty
Title:  ”All About Graduate School”
26  Sept. Ice-Cream Social and Kick-Ball with Astronomy and Physics Faculty
Student Common Room at 2:30 PM
3 Oct.
7 Oct. Jeffrey Linsky, Laboratory for Astrophysics and Space Physics, University of Colorado
Title:  “Solar and stellar ultraviolet and extreme-ultraviolet radiation and effects in exoplanet atmospheres”  4PM
10 Oct. Evening Colloquium Movie:  ”Particle Fever”
TPL 203 at 6PM
17 Oct. Dr Anne Jaskot ’08, Five College Astronomy Dept. Teaching & Research Fellow, Smith College
Title:  ”Green Peas:  High-Redshift Galaxies in a Low-Redshift Universe”
24 Oct. Masha Kamenetska, Yale
Title:  ”Measuring mechanical properties of single molecules”
31 Oct. Dr. Andrew J. Kerman ’93, Quantum Information and Integrated Nanosystems Group, MIT Lincoln Laboratory
Title:  ”Flux-charge duality and quantum phase fluctuations in one-dimensional superconductors”
7 Nov. Steven Kearnes, Stanford University
Title: “Computational Approaches to Drug Discovery and Development”
14 Nov. Kristin Beck, MIT
Title: “Single Photon Switching in an Optical Transistor”
21 Nov. Collin Stultz, Harvard-MIT HST (Canceled)
Title:  ”Using Computer Simulations to Study Proteins Involved in Alzheimer’s Disease”
8 Jan. Physics and Astronomy Thesis Students
Title: “Mid year thesis progress talks.”
16 Jan.
6 Feb.
20 Feb.
27 Feb.
6 Mar.
13 Mar.
10 Apr.
24 Apr.
1 May
8 May.
15 May

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