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CMSS: Colloquium: Utilizing Optical Characterization for Materials and Device Development, April 10

CMSS: Colloquium: Utilizing Optical Characterization for Materials and Device Development, April 10

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium series presents Dr. Nikolas Podraza on “Utilizing Optical Characterization for Materials and Device Development” on Thursday, April 10, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter Lecture Hall 245. Podraza is Assistant Professor of Physics at the University of Toledo. “Current research interests include the physical […]

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April 10, 2014 at 4:50 amEvents

Physics Colloquium: Visualizing Chemical Reactions and Light-Matter Interactions with Nanometer-Scale Resolution, April 4

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Jennifer Dionne of Stanford University on “Visualizing chemical reactions and light-matter interactions with nanometer-scale resolution” on Friday, April 4, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: In 1833, Faraday combined silver and sulfur and discovered the first material with a negative temperature coefficient of […]

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April 4, 2014 at 6:00 amEvents

CMSS: Strain Induced Topological Phase Transition in Graphen Nonoribbons, April 3

CMSS: Strain Induced Topological Phase Transition in Graphen Nonoribbons, April 3

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium series presents Dr. Fanyao Qu, of the University of Texas at Austina and the University of Brasilia, on “Strain Induced Topological Phase Transition in Graphen Nonoribbons and Excitonic Effects on Optical Spectra of Monolayer MoS2” on Thursday, April 3, at 4:10 p.m. in […]

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April 3, 2014 at 6:30 amEvents

Ping Institute Offers Teacher Workshop on ‘As You Like It’

The Charles J. Ping Institute For the Teaching of the Humanities presents As You Like It in performance. The one-day Workshop for Secondary Teachers is Saturday, April 5, at Ohio University. The  workshop leader is Dr. Samuel Crowl, Trustee Professor of English at Ohio University. Registration begins at 2 p.m. […]

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April 1, 2014 at 10:03 amEvents

Physics Colloquium: Constraining the Dark Sector with BBN and CMB Physics, March 28

Physics Colloquium: Constraining the Dark Sector with BBN and CMB Physics, March 28

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Maxim Pospelov of the University of Waterlooon “Constraining the Dark Sector with BBN and CMB physics” on Friday, March 28, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: Historic examples show that explorations of the “missing mass” and the “origin of mass” problems have led […]

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March 28, 2014 at 9:30 amEvents

Physics Colloquium: Ohio University Alum and ‘Digital Alchemist,’ March 21

Physics Colloquium: Ohio University Alum and ‘Digital Alchemist,’ March 21

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Serge Nakhmanson of the University of Connecticut on “Computational Design of Multifunctional Complex-oxide Materials Across Length Scales” on Friday, March 21, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Nakhmanson, who describes himself as a “digital alchemist” is an Ohio University alum. He earned a Ph.D. […]

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March 21, 2014 at 1:00 pmEvents

CMSS: Quantum Interference Noise in Graphene, March 20

CMSS: Quantum Interference Noise in Graphene, March 20

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium series presentsDr. Nina Markovic of  John Hopkins University on “Quantum Interference Noise in Graphene” on Thursday, March 20, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: Low frequency noise is a ubiquitous phenomenon that plagues electronic devices, but it is often difficult to determine […]

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March 20, 2014 at 1:30 pmEvents