Post Tagged with: "colloquium"

Undergrad Seminar: The Math Behind the Bowl Championship Series, Oct. 9

Mathematics student Jason Crea will discuss “The Math Behind the Bowl Championship Series” on Wednesday, Oct. 9, at 4:10 p.m. in Morton 122 as part of the Undergraduate Mathematics Seminar series. “The Bowl Championship Series (BCS), for college football, has been one of the most controversial topics in modern sports,” […]

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October 1, 2013 at 6:10 amEvents

Psychology Colloquium: Hypocrisy Within a Group, the Black Sheep Effect, Oct. 18

Psychology Colloquium: Hypocrisy Within a Group, the Black Sheep Effect, Oct. 18

The Psychology Department Colloquium series presents Dr. Jamie Barden, Associate Professor of Psychology at Howard University, currently on sabbatical at Ohio State University. His talk is on “Order of Actions Mitigates Hypocrisy Judgments but Differentially for Ingroup and Outgroup Members” on Friday, Oct. 18, at 11:50 a.m. in Porter 102. […]

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October 1, 2013 at 1:24 amEvents

QBI Colloquium: Nonlinear Dynamics, Oscillations, Chaos and Noise: From Shark Electroreceptors to Mental Disorders, Oct. 29

QBI Colloquium: Nonlinear Dynamics, Oscillations, Chaos and Noise: From Shark Electroreceptors to Mental Disorders, Oct. 29

The Quantitative Biology Institute presents a colloquium with Dr. Hans A. Braun, head of the Marburg Neurodynamics Group at the Institute of Physiology at Philipps University in Germany. The colloquium is Tuesday, Oct. 29, 4:10 to 5 p.m. in Walter 245. He will discuss “Nonlinear Dynamics, Oscillations, Chaos and Noise: […]

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October 1, 2013 at 1:18 amEvents

Climate Change: Forests and the ‘Missing Carbon Sink’

Climate Change: Forests and the ‘Missing Carbon Sink’

As the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) prepares to announce its Fifth Assessment Report from Working Group I on Friday, Sept. 27, in Stockholm, researchers continue to test hypotheses that help shape the climate change picture. Dr. Sarah Davis, Assistant Professor in the Voinovich School of Leadership and Public […]

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September 26, 2013 at 8:10 pmNews Research

Plant Biology Colloquia: Applied Ethnobotany in Pakiston, Sept. 27

Plant Biology Colloquia: Applied Ethnobotany in Pakiston, Sept. 27

Dr. Zabta Shinwari, from Quaid-i-Azam University in Pakistan, will give an Environmental and Plant Biology colloquia lecture on “Molecular Systematics and Applied Ethnobotony in Pakistan” on Friday, Sept. 27, at 11:50 a.m. in Porter 104. Shinwari, who is collaborating with Dr. Allan Showalter on “DNA Barcoding Medicinal Plants from Pakistan,” […]

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September 20, 2013 at 1:38 amEvents

If the Multiparticle Schrodinger Equation Were Easy to Solve, then Chemistry Would be Too Boring to Support Life, Sept. 18

If the Multiparticle Schrodinger Equation Were Easy to Solve, then Chemistry Would be Too Boring to Support Life, Sept. 18

Dr. Martin J. Mohlenkamp, Associate Professor and Graduate Chair of Mathematics, will present a Mathematics Colloquium on the topic “If the Multiparticle Schrodinger Equation were easy to solve, then Chemistry would be too boring to support life,” at 4:10 p.m., Sept. 18, Morton Hall, 122. “The multiparticle Schrodinger equation is […]

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September 15, 2013 at 8:12 pmEvents

Colloquium: Technological Advances: Semiconductor Nanowires, Sept. 19

Colloquium: Technological Advances: Semiconductor Nanowires, Sept. 19

Dr. Howard Jackson, Professor of Physics at the University of Cincinnati, will discuss “Probing the Band Structure and Carrier Dynamics of Single Semiconductor Nanowires” at the Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium on Thursday, Sept. 19, at  4:10 p.m. in Walter Lecture Hall 245. “Semiconductor nanowires represent a remarkably versatile […]

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September 15, 2013 at 10:01 amEvents