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Physics Open House: Beating Back Gravity, and More, Oct. 19

Hovercraft demonstration at Physics Open House.

Fun with liquid nitrogen? Beating back gravity? Sharks with lasers? It’s all there to explore at the Ohio University Department of Physics and Astronomy Open House on Saturday, Oct. 19, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Clippinger Laboratories on the Athens campus. “There are a lot of cool […]

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October 19, 2013 at 3:42 pmEvents

Physics Colloquium: The Energy Challenge: Science, Technology, Economics and Policy, Oct. 18

Physics Colloquium: The Energy Challenge: Science, Technology, Economics and Policy, Oct. 18

Dr. Paul Debevec, Professor Emeritus of Physics at the University of Illinois, will discuss “Understanding the energy challenge: Science, Technology, Economics and Policy” on Friday, Oct. 18, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. His talk is part of the Physics and Astronomy Fall 2013 Colloquium series. “The United States and […]

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October 18, 2013 at 9:20 amEvents

Possible Astronomical Alignments of Ohio’s Earthworks, Oct. 16

Possible Astronomical Alignments of Ohio’s Earthworks, Oct. 16

  The Athens County Historical Society & Museum is located at 65 N. Court St., Athens. The event is part of Archaeology Month.  

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October 16, 2013 at 4:48 amEvents

Physics Colloquium: The ‘Perfect Fluid,’ the Strongly Coupled Quark Gluon Plasma, Oct. 11

Physics Colloquium: The ‘Perfect Fluid,’ the Strongly Coupled Quark Gluon Plasma, Oct. 11

Dr. Justin Frantz, Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Ohio University, on “What is the strongly coupled quark-gluon plasma and how does it form?” on Friday, Oct. 11, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. His talk is part of the Physics and Astronomy Fall 2013 Colloquium series. “The new […]

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October 11, 2013 at 2:36 pmEvents

CMSS Colloquium: Electroactive Biocomposites: From Nanosurgeons to Energy Gradient Architectures, Oct. 10

CMSS Colloquium: Electroactive Biocomposites: From Nanosurgeons to Energy Gradient Architectures, Oct. 10

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium series presents Dr. Tijana Rajh, of Argonne National Laboratory, on Thursday, Oct. 10, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Rajh will address “Electroactive Biocomposites: From Nanosurgeons to Energy Gradient Architectures.” “Semiconductor photocatalysis using nanoparticlate TiO2 has proven to be a promising technology for […]

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October 10, 2013 at 1:23 amEvents

Physics Colloquium: Phonons and Defects in Semiconductors, Oct. 4

Physics Colloquium: Phonons and Defects in Semiconductors, Oct. 4

Dr. Stefan Estreicher, Professor of Physics at Texas Tech University, will discuss “Phonons and Defects in Semiconductors” on Friday, Oct. 4, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. His talk is part of the Physics and Astronomy Fall 2013 Colloquium series. “Defects in semiconductors introduce vibrational modes that are distinct from […]

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October 4, 2013 at 9:23 amEvents

Psychology Colloquium: Transcending Social Threat, Oct. 4

The Psychology Department welcomes Dominik Mischkowski of The Ohio State University to present a colloquium on Friday, Oct. 4, at 11:50 a.m. in Porter Hall 102. Mischkowski’s talk is on “Transcending Social Threat.” All are welcome and invited to attend. “Emotional pain is an essential part of life. One of […]

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October 4, 2013 at 8:31 amEvents