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INPP Seminar | First Neutron-rich Beam Induced (α,xn) reaction studies with Ha-baNERO (not the pepper), Sept. 27

Nuclear physicists Tony Ahn and Zach Meisel stand on the dock at the Edwards Accelerator Lab and behind section of the polyethylene blocks used to slow down neutrons. The holes are where the detectors are placed.

The Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics (INPP) presents Tony Ahn, of Michigan State University, presenting “First Neutron-rich Beam Induced (α,xn) reaction studies with Ha-baNERO,” on Tuesday, September 27, at at 4 p.m. in Edwards Accelerator Lab, Roger W. Finlay Conference Room. Abstract: Solar abundance pattern tells us historical evidences […]

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September 2, 2016 at 5:30 pmEvents

Physics Colloquium | Functional Selectin Ligands in Cancer Cell Transit and Transition, Sept. 30

Monica Burdick

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Monica Burdick of  Ohio University, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering on “Functional Selectin Ligands in Cancer Cell Transit and Transition” on Friday, September 9, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: Metastasis, or the spread of cancer from the site of origin to secondary […]

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September 2, 2016 at 4:45 pmEvents

CMSS Colloquium | Slow Axonal Transport, Axon Morphology and Neuronal Function, Sept. 8

Peter Jung

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium Series presents Peter Jung of Ohio University on “Slow Axonal Transport, Axon Morphology and Neuronal Function,” on Thursday, Sept. 8, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: The human brain with about 1011 neurons and about 1015 connections in addition to a neuroglia […]

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September 1, 2016 at 10:15 pmEvents

Physics Colloquium | Breaking the Myth of the “Non-Traditional” Physicist: The Real Story about Employment for Physics Graduates , Sept. 9

Crystal Bailey

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Crystal Bailey of  The American Physical Society on “Breaking the Myth of the “Non-Traditional” Physicist: The Real Story about Employment for Physics Graduates ” on Friday, September 9, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Physics degree holders are among the most employable in […]

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September 1, 2016 at 10:00 pmEvents

Physics Colloquium | A Galactic Scale Gravitational Wave Observatory, Sept. 16

Maura McLaughlin (Photo – WVU Photographic Services)

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Maura McLaughlin of West Virginia University on “A Galactic Scale Gravitational Wave Observatory” on Friday, Sept. 16, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: Pulsars are rapidly rotating neutron stars with phenomenal rotational stability that can be used as celestial clocks in a […]

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September 1, 2016 at 8:15 pmEvents

Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics Open House, Sept. 20

Edwards Accelerator Laboratory

The Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics holds an Open House on Tuesday, Sept. 20, at 4 p.m. at the Edwards Accelerator Lab. There will be a brief presentation by Physics & Astronomy’s newest faculty member, Dr. Zach Meisel, who works on the role of nuclear physics in explosive stellar […]

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September 1, 2016 at 7:15 pmEvents

CMSS Colloquium | Ultrafast Optical Measurements of Spin Polarization in Semiconductors, Sept. 22

Vanessa Sih

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium Series presents Vanessa Sih of Ohio University on “Ultrafast optical measurements of spin polarization in semiconductors,” on Thursday, Sept. 22, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: While both spin dynamics and electron orbital motion have been separately studied for many decades, we […]

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September 1, 2016 at 6:45 pmEvents