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Physics Colloquium | Glass and Water: A New Glass Strengthening Mechanism , April 17

Minoru Tomozawa

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Minoru Tomozaewa of Rensselaer Polytechnic on “Glass and Water: A New Glass Strengthening Mechanism” on Friday, April 17, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: A small quantity of water exists in most oxide glasses and has great influence on various glass properties. Also, […]

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April 2, 2015 at 8:00 pmEvents

CMSS Colloquium | What I Create, I Understand: Engineering Ultracold Matter to Decipher Real Materials, April 23

Kaden Hazzard

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium Series presents Kaden Hazzard of Rice University on “What I create, I understand: engineering ultracold matter to decipher real materials.” on Thursday, April 23, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter Lecture Hall 245. Abstract: Cooling matter to ultracold nano Kelvin-scale temperatures creates flexible, well-characterized […]

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April 2, 2015 at 6:30 pmEvents

Physics Colloquium | Turbulent Times in Quantum Physics, April 3

Brian P. Anderson

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Brian P. Anderson of the University of Arizona on “Turbulent Times in Quantum Physics” on Friday, April 3, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: Turbulence is found throughout nature, but a full understanding of the nature of turbulent flows in classical fluids […]

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April 1, 2015 at 11:30 pmEvents

Astrophysics Seminar | An Astronomical Time Machine: Light Echoes from Historic Supernovae and Stellar Eruptions, April 8

Armin Rest

The Astrophysical Institute (ApI) presents Armin Rest of  the Space Telescope Science Institute “An Astronomical Time Machine: Light Echoes from Historic Supernovae and Stellar Eruptions” on Wednesday, April 8, at at 4:10 p.m. in Edwards Accelerator Lab, Roger W. Finlay Conference Room. Abstract: Tycho Brahe’s observations of a supernova in […]

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April 1, 2015 at 10:15 pmEvents

CMSS Colloquium | Probing the World of Correlated Electron Systems: Materials Characterization and Neutron Scattering Studies, April 9

Clarina Dela Cruz

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium Series presents Clarina dela Cruz of Oak Ridge National Laboratory on “Probing the World of Correlated Electron Systems: Materials Characterization and Neutron Scattering Studies” on Thursday, April 9, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter Lecture Hall 245. Abstract: An important field of experimental Condensed Matter […]

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April 1, 2015 at 10:00 pmEvents

Physics Colloquium | Precise Radial Velocities for the Future of Exoplanet Detection, March 27

Jason T. Wright

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Jason T. Wright of Penn State University on “Precise Radial Velocities for the Future of Exoplanet Detection” on Friday, March 27, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: As precise radial velocimetry passes the 20-year mark, it remains a fundamental component of the […]

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March 27, 2015 at 5:30 pmEvents

CMSS Colloquium|Heterogeneous Catalysis in Nanopores: The Benefit of Hierarchical Pore Systems, March 26

Roger Gläser

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium Series presents Roger Gläser of Leipzig University on “Heterogeneous Catalysis in Nanopores: The Benefit of Hierarchical Pore Systems” on Thursday, March 26, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter Lecture Hall 245. Abstract: Nanoporous catalysts are applied in a broad range of chemical conversions. Often, the […]

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March 26, 2015 at 5:45 pmEvents