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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

Dynamics Seminar: Dynamics of Expanding Maps in Heterogeneous Networks, May 12

Dynamics Seminar: Dynamics of Expanding Maps in Heterogeneous Networks, May 12

The Mathematics Department presents Dr. Sebastian van Strienonn “Dynamics of expanding maps in heterogeneous networks” on Monday, May 12, at 4 p.m. in Morton 326. Strien is with the Department of Mathematics at Imperial College in London. Abstract: We study expanding circle maps interacting in a heterogeneous random network. Heterogeneity […]

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February 28, 2014 at 2:22 amEvents

Applying to Graduate School? How to Get In Gracefully: A Workshop for Psychology Students, March 11

“Are you thinking about applying to graduate school? Are you unsure as to exactly what is involved in the application process? Are you wondering how you can increase your chances of getting in? Are you still considering your options and trying to decide what type of program to apply to? […]

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February 27, 2014 at 6:00 pmEvents

MCB Seminar: Richard Leach, Invited Guest Seminar, March 11

The Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB 7410) Seminar series presents Richard Leach, invited guest seminar, on March 11. Seminars are Tuesdays from 4:35 to 5:30 p.m. in Porter Hall 104. The coordinator is Dr. Fabian Benencia. The spring 2014 topic is “Novel Advances in Translational Research.” Upcoming Events Maria Muccioli on […]

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February 27, 2014 at 6:00 pmEvents

Ecolunch: Keeping a Cool Head: the Evolution of Thermoregulatory Cranial Vasculature in Ungulates, March 12

The Ecolunch Seminar Series presents Haley O’Brien on “Keeping a Cool Head: the Evolution of Thermoregulatory Cranial Vasculature in Ungulates” on March 12. All Ecolunch seminars are Wednesdays from 11:50 to 1:40 p.m. in Irvine 159. Students are in BIOS 7000 Seminars in Ecology and BIOS 3880 Undergraduate Research & Inquiry […]

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February 27, 2014 at 5:30 pmEvents

Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine: The Last Gasp of Empire? March 13

Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine: The Last Gasp of Empire? March 13

David Satter, noted journalist and Russian expert, will speak on “Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine: The Last Gasp of Empire?” as part of the Contemporary History Institute Speaker Series on Thursday, March 13, in Baker 242 at 4:30 p.m. Satter has reported on and followed Russian events for almost four decades. In […]

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February 27, 2014 at 5:00 pmEvents