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NanoForum: A New Paradigm for Macroscopic Photoinduced Bending (Photonastism) of Nanofibrous Polymer Mats, Nov. 18

Maksim Livshits

NQPI NanoForum presents Maksim Livshits on “A New Paradigm for Macroscopic Photoinduced Bending (Photonastism) of Nanofibrous Polymer Mats” on Tuesday, Nov. 18, at 4 p.m. at Clippinger 259. His adviser is Dr. Jeffrey Rack, Professor of Chemistry. NanoForums are presented several times per semester and are sponsored by Nanoscale and Quantum Phenomena […]

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November 18, 2014 at 6:45 pmEvents

Maymester Food in Sicily Info Session, Nov. 18

Cannolo siciliano, typical Sicilian sweet that is waffle pastry filled with ricotta-cream.

Like ice cream, cheesecake, and chocolate? What about marzipan, cannoli, and sumptuous pasta? Then, come experience the cultural and historic food ways of Sicily, the Mediterranean’s largest island with the Maymester in Italy program in May 2015. Learn more about Ohio University’s Maymester in Italy at an Info Session on Tuesday, […]

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November 18, 2014 at 6:45 pmEvents

Learn about Sustainability in Scotland Summer 2015 Opportunity, Nov. 18

Learn about Sustainability in Scotland Summer 2015 Opportunity, Nov. 18

The Sustainability Studies curricular theme is hosting Sustainability in Scotland on Tuesday, Nov. 18, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in Porter 104. Students who participated in the Summer 2014 Edinburgh: City and the Environment Program will discuss their experiences studying urban sustainability in Edinburgh and their exploration of land use […]

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November 18, 2014 at 6:45 pmEvents

Journey to the Center of the Earth, Free Screening Nov. 18

Journey to the Center of the Earth, Free Screening Nov. 18

The Science on Screen series presents Journey to the Center of the Earth on Tuesday, Nov. 18, at 7 p.m. at the Athena Cinema. Admission is free. A talk on “Exploring the Unknown” follows the film with Dr. Dan Hembree, Associate Professor of Geological Sciences, and Paleontologist Dr. Patrick O’Connor, […]

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November 18, 2014 at 6:45 pmEvents

Physics Colloquium: Engaging Students in Introductory Physics Classes at Ohio University, Nov. 14

Physics Colloquium: Engaging Students in Introductory Physics Classes at Ohio University, Nov. 14

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Mark Lucas of Ohio University on “Engaging Students in Introductory Physics Classes at Ohio University” on Friday, Nov. 14, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: As physics educators a significant part of our work involves teaching students who are not destined to […]

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November 14, 2014 at 7:45 pmEvents

Geology Colloquium: ‘A Re-examination of the 1889 Johnstown Flood,’ Nov. 14

Dr. Carrie Davis Todd

The Department of Geological Sciences Colloquium Series presents Dr. Carrie Davis Todd on “A Re-examination of the 1889 Johnstown Flood Using Historical Accounts, Field Measurements, and Hydrologic Modeling” on Nov. 14 at 4:05 p.m. in Clippinger 205. Davis Todd is a professor of geology at of Baldwin Wallace University. Abstract: […]

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November 14, 2014 at 7:45 pmEvents

Ring Theory: Semi-Invariant Matrices, Nov. 13

The Ohio University and Ohio State University Ring Theory Seminar presents Yuval Ginosar of University of Haifa (Israel) for two seminars in mid-November. On Thursday, Nov. 13, he will give a talk on “Semi-invariant matrices” at Ohio University in Morton from 4 to 5 p.m. Abstract: The semi-invariants of a […]

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November 13, 2014 at 8:00 pmEvents