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Particle Fever: A Science on Screen Event with David Ingram, April 15

Particle Fever: A Science on Screen Event with David Ingram, April 15

Dr. David Ingram, Professor and Chair of Physics & Astronomy, introduces the new documentary Particle Fever  on Tuesday, April 15, at 7 p.m. at the Athena Cinema in Athens. The movie is hosted by the Athena as part of the cinema’s “Science on Screen” event series during the 41st Athens […]

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March 15, 2014 at 4:20 amEvents

Physics & Astronomy Colloquium: Laboratory and Astronomical Observations of Dense Matter, March 14

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Chuck Horowitz of Indiana University on “Laboratory and Astronomical Observations of Dense Matter” on Friday, March 14, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: Compress almost anything enough (to ten to the eleventh grams per cc or more) and electrons react with protons to […]

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March 14, 2014 at 4:30 pmEvents

Physics Colloquium: A Physicist’s Perspective on the Complexity of Biology, Feb. 28

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents John Wikswo of Vanderbilt University on “A Physicist’s Perspective on the Complexity of Biology” on Friday, Feb. 28, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: The complexity of biological systems arises from highly nonlinear structural, metabolic, and signaling networks that span multiple spatiotemporal scales. […]

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February 28, 2014 at 2:33 amEvents

Nano Forum: “Synchrotron X-ray Assisted STM: Introducing Chemical Sensitivity,” Feb. 25

Nano Forum: “Synchrotron X-ray Assisted STM: Introducing Chemical Sensitivity,” Feb. 25

The Nanoscale and Quantum Phenomena Institute (NQPI) presents “Synchrotron X-ray Assisted STM: Introducing Chemical Sensitivity,” a presentation by doctoral student Heath Kersell on Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 4 p.m. in Clippinger Labs 259.    

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February 25, 2014 at 11:00 amEvents

INPP Seminar: Charmonium Spectroscopy, the New “XYZ” States, and the Role of BESIII, Feb. 25

The Institute of Nuclear & Particle Physics Spring Seminar series presents Ryan Mitchell of Indiana University on “Charmonium Spectroscopy, the New ‘XYZ’ States, and the Role of BESIII” on Tuesday, Feb. 25. (Host: K. Hicks) Upcoming Events Seminars are held in the Edwards Accelerator Laboratory Conference Room on Tuesdays, at 4:00 p.m. Johan […]

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February 25, 2014 at 5:52 amEvents

Society of Physics Students Research Conference, Feb. 22

Society of Physics Students Research Conference, Feb. 22

The Society of Physics Students (SPS), an undergraduate student organization within the Department of Physics and Astronomy, hosts its 6th Annual SPS Research Conference this Saturday, Feb 22, at 10 a.m. in Walter Hall 245. Six presenters will provide an overview of their individual research projects, which range in scale […]

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February 22, 2014 at 6:30 amEvents

Physics Colloquium: Applications of SQUIDs: From Brains to Bombs, Feb. 21

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Michelle Espy of Los Alamos Scientific Lab on “Applications of SQUIDs: from brains to bombs” on Friday, Feb. 21, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: This talk will present an overview of applications of the Superconducting Quantum Interference Device (SQUID) for the detection […]

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February 21, 2014 at 8:30 amEvents