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INPP Seminar: Studying the Quark-Gluon Plasma with Jets at ALICE/LHC, Sept. 30

INPP Seminar: Studying the Quark-Gluon Plasma with Jets at ALICE/LHC, Sept. 30

The Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics (INPP) presents Christine Nattrass, of the University of Tennessee, presenting “Studying the Quark-Gluon Plasma with Jets at ALICE/LHC” on Tuesday, Sept. 30, at 4 p.m. in the Roger W. Finlay Conference Room located in the Edwards Accelerator Laboratory. Abstract:  High energy collisions of […]

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September 30, 2014 at 4:00 pmEvents

NanoForum: Growth & Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Studies of Novel Trench-Like Formation, Sept. 30

NQPI NanoForum presents Zakia H. Alhashem on “Growth and Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Studies of Novel Trench-Like Formation and Relation to Manganese Induced Structures on w-GaN (000 ̅)” on Tuesday, Sept. 30, at 4 p.m. at Clippinger 259. Her adviser is Dr. Arthur Smith, Professor of Physics and Astronomy. NanoForums are […]

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September 30, 2014 at 3:45 pmEvents

Physics Colloquium: Spatial Evolutionary Game of Cancer: Applying Physics to Cancer, Sept. 26

Robert Austin

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Robert Austin of Princeton University on “Spatial Evolutionary Game of Cancer: Applying Physics to Cancer” on Friday, Sept. 26, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: Cancer is a complex condition with strong ecological elements, often consisting of stromal cells as well as […]

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September 26, 2014 at 4:45 pmEvents

Particle Fever: Popular Movie About Higgs Boson, Sept. 23

Particle Fever: Popular Movie About Higgs Boson, Sept. 23

The Athena Cinema has scheduled an encore screening of Particle Fever on Tuesday, Sept. 23, at 7 p.m. Nuclear physicists Dr. David Ingram and Dr. Justin Frantz will introduce the film and provide a short Q&A following the screening. “After we sold out the event at the 41st Annual Film […]

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September 23, 2014 at 5:30 pmEvents

What Was Einstein Thinking? Sept. 22

What Was Einstein Thinking? Sept. 22

The Frontiers in Science Lecture Series presents Dr. Arthur Fine on”What Was Einstein Thinking?” at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 22, in Memorial Auditorium. Fine is Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at the University of Washington. The name Albert Einstein is synonymous with science and scientific genius. Time Magazine made him […]

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September 22, 2014 at 5:45 pmEvents

Physics Colloquium: Active Brownian Motion, Sept. 19

Physics Colloquium: Active Brownian Motion, Sept. 19

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Fabio Marchesoni of the University of Camerino  “Active Brownian Motion” on Friday, Sept. 19, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: Self-propulsion is the ability of most living organisms to move in the absence of external drives, thanks to an “engine” of their own. Realizing […]

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September 19, 2014 at 6:30 pmEvents

Food for Thought: Evolution of Southern Cuisine, Sept. 16

Food for Thought: Evolution of Southern Cuisine, Sept. 16

The Food for Thought Speakers Series presents Dr. Kristen Gremillion on “Multiethnic Communities and the Evolution of Southern Cuisine” on Tuesday, Sept 16, at 5 p.m. in Alden Friends of the Library Room 319. Refreshments will be served following Gremillion’s talk. Gremillion is Associate Professor of Anthropology at Ohio State […]

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September 16, 2014 at 7:15 pmEvents