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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 2, 2015 at 5:45 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 2, 2015 at 5:30 pmEvents

Physics Colloquium | Turbulent Times in Quantum Physics, April 3

Brian P. Anderson

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Brian P. Anderson of College of Optical Sciences 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 remains […]

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March 2, 2015 at 8:00 amEvents

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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March 2, 2015 at 6:30 amEvents

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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March 2, 2015 at 4:30 amEvents

Astrophysics Seminar|Massive Stars at the End of their Life, March 11

Raffaella Margutti

The Astrophysical Institute (ApI) presents Raffaella Margutti of  the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics presenting “Eruptions, disruptions and (repeated) explosions: massive stars at the end of their life and the role of central engines and sustained mass-loss” on Tuesday, March 11, at at 4:10 p.m. in Edwards Accelerator Lab, Roger W. […]

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March 1, 2015 at 9:30 pmEvents

CMSS Colloquium|Modification of Surface Structure in Chalcogenide Glass Thin Films, March 12

Andriy Kovalskyy

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium Series presents Andriy Kovalskyy on “Modification of surface structure in chalcogenide glass thin films:  mechanisms and practical applications” on Thursday, March 12, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter Lecture Hall 245. Abstract: Chalcogenide glass thin films (ChGTF) have a number of applications (such as […]

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March 1, 2015 at 9:15 pmEvents