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Fall 2016 Seminars

Date Title (Topic) Speaker
Tuesday, September 6 Snacks at 3:30 in SB157 Seminar class at 3:45 pm  

Tuesday, September 13

Snacks at 3:30 in SB157 Seminar class at 3:45 pm
Tuesday, September 20

Snacks at 3:30 in SB157 Seminar class at 3:45 pm

Tuesday, September 27

What is Gravitational- Wave Astronomy?

Dr. David A. Van Baak, TeachSpin, Inc.
Tuesday, October 4

What's the latest on the merging star hypothesis?

Professor Larry Molnar; students Evan Cook, Chris Jang

Tuesday, October 11

Computing in High Energy Physics: Using a database to speed up analysis

Matthew Link, student

Tuesday, October 18

Scientific Reasoning and Working Memory Professor Jim Jadrich

Tuesday, October 25 Advising Recess

No seminar class or snacks  
Tuesday, November 1 Optical measurements of polariton strong coupling in semiconductor microcavities Professor Ryan Balili and student Jacob Hartman
Tuesday, November 8 No seminar class or snacks. Special seminar presentation Friday, November 11  
Friday, November 11, 3:30 pm (Note day and time change) Pharmaceutical Industry for Everyone: where is your place in Pharmaceutical Industry? Alumnus Dwight You, AqVida GmbH

Tuesday,November 15

Lipid Biophysics of Saturated and Unsaturated Monoglycerides Professor Paul Harper and students Andrew Folkerts and Aaron Abma
Tuesday, November 22
Distinguishing Stellar Populations in Globular Star Clusters Professor Jason Smolinski and student Zachary Bruce

Tuesday, November 29

The Dynamics of the Algol Triple Star System POSTPONED until Spring Semester

Professor Larry Molnar and student Kenton Greene
Tuesday, December 6 Advanced Lab Presentations:
Coupled Torsional Oscillators; Hurricane Balls; The Foucault Pendulum
Zach Bruce and Kenton Greene; Josh Gilmore; Aaron Abma, Jacob Hartman and Chris Jang


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Find us

When: Tuesdays, 3:45-4:45 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

Where: Science Building 110 unless otherwise noted. Meet at 3:30pm in SB157 for refreshments (refreshments are available even on Tuesdays with no seminar!)

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