Events

Physics Department Colloquia

Spring - 2016

Colloquia are held in either DeMeritt Hall Rm 240 or DeMeritt Hall 112. Note location below. All talks are at 4:00pm. Refreshments are served in DeMeritt Hall Rm 239 at 3:30.

Encounter Pluto

Chris Hersmani 
Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory 
Friday, January 31, 2016 
DeMeritt Hall, Room 240
Talk: 4:00 - 5:00 pm (refreshments at 3:30 PM)
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Recent Advances in the Physics of Baseball

Alan Nathan 
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign 
Friday, March 25, 2016 
McConnell Hall, Room 240; not in DeMeritt Hall!!
Talk: 4:00 - 5:00 pm (refreshments at 3:30 PM in McConnell)
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Lightning Channel Growth Rate and Other Puzzles

Brant Carlson 
Carthage College 
Friday, April 1, 2016 
DeMeritt Hall, Room 240
Talk: 4:00 - 5:00 pm (refreshments at 3:30 PM)
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Probing the Particle Accelerator that Lives in Thunderstorms

Dr. Eric Grove 
Naval Research Laboratory 
THURSDAY, April 14, 2016 
DeMeritt Hall, Room 240
Talk: 4:00 - 5:00 pm (refreshments at 3:30 PM)
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Light from Darkness? Searching for Dark Matter in the Sky

Tracy Slayter 
MIT 
Friday, April 15, 2016 
DeMeritt Hall, Room 240
Talk: 4:00 - 5:00 pm (refreshments at 3:30 PM)
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Lightning Between Thunderstorms and Space

Ningyu Liu 
Florida Institute of Technology 
THURSDAY, April 28, 2016 
DeMeritt Hall, Room 240
Talk: 1:00 - 2:00 pm (refreshments after at 2:00 PM)
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