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Physics Colloquium | A Golden Neutron Star Merger, Nov. 17

Dr. Ryan Chornock. Photo by Rob Hardin

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Ryan Chornock, of Ohio University,  on “A Golden Neutron Star Merger” on Friday, Nov. 17, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: On August 17, a binary neutron star merger was detected by the Advanced LIGO/Virgo gravitational wave observatories.  The detection of an […]

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November 2, 2017 at 8:00 pmEvents

Public Telescope Night at Ohio University Observatory, Nov. 25

Public Telescope Night at Ohio University Observatory, Nov. 25

Public Telescope Night is Nov. 25, hosted by the Ohio University astronomy faculty and students. This event is scheduled for 8 to 10 p.m. and will be canceled if the sky is cloudy or stormy. Telescope nights are free and open to the public. Visitors may see Lunar craters, Saturn’s […]

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November 2, 2017 at 6:00 pmEvents

INPP Seminar | Hot and Dense Neutron-rich Matter from Chiral Effective Field Theory, Nov. 28

Jeremy Holt

The Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics (INPP) presents Jeremy Holt, of University of Rochester, on “Hot and Dense Neutron-rich Matter from Chiral Effective Field Theory” on Tuesday, Nov. 28, at 4 p.m. in Edwards Accelerator Lab, Roger W. Finlay Conference Room. Save Save

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November 2, 2017 at 5:15 pmEvents

Science Cafe | Life after Death: Element Creation in Stellar Explosions, Nov. 1

Dr. Zach Meisel

Science Café presents Dr. Zachary Meisel discussing “Life after Death: Element Creation in Stellar Explosions,”on Wednesday, Nov. 1, at 5 p.m. at the Baker Center Front Room. Meisel, Assistant Professor of Physics & Astronomy at Ohio University, will discuss how star death produces chemical elements and how nuclear astrophysics try […]

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November 1, 2017 at 11:59 pmEvents

Physics Colloquium | Building with Crystals of Light and Quantum Matter: From Clocks to Computers, Nov. 3

Ana Maria Rey

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Ana Maria Rey, of Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics,  on “Building with Crystals of Light and Quantum Matter: From Clocks to Computers” on Friday, Nov. 3, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: Understanding the behavior of interacting electrons in solids or liquids […]

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November 1, 2017 at 11:30 pmEvents

Physics & Astronomy Open House, Fun with Lasers and More, Nov. 4

Physics & Astronomy Open House, Fun with Lasers and More, Nov. 4

See what colorful lasers can do! Catch a sound wave! Beat back gravity! It’s all there to explore at the Ohio University Physics & Astronomy Open House on Saturday, Nov. 4, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Clippinger Laboratories on the Athens campus. The event is free and […]

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November 1, 2017 at 11:15 pmEvents

Public Telescope Night at Ohio University Observatory, Nov. 4

Public Telescope Night at Ohio University Observatory, Nov. 4

Public Telescope Night is Nov. 4, hosted by the Ohio University astronomy faculty and students. This event is scheduled for 8 to 10 p.m. and will be canceled if the sky is cloudy or stormy. Telescope nights are free and open to the public. Visitors may see Lunar craters, Saturn’s […]

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November 1, 2017 at 11:15 pmEvents