DAVIDSON PHYSICS

Note: Our usual seminar time is 4 pm with refreshments in the lobby of Dana starting at 3:45pm. 

Students are welcome to join us for lunch at the Commons with our seminar speaker. 

2008-2009 SEMINAR SCHEDULE 

Fall 2008

9/4/2008  

DAVIDSON STUDENT SUMMER RESEARCH

Dan Hampton  Stretched exponential transport transients in GaP alloys for high efficiency solar cells

KyungTaek Lim  Exploring defect level position and occupation in GaAsP via recombination analysis

Mac Read  Imaging and modeling diffusion to defects in GaAs

   

 

9/11/2008  

DAVIDSON STUDENT SUMMER RESEARCH

Anne Joiner  Photodetachment spectroscopy from the lowest threshold of O-

Catherine Clodfelter  Average-average swimming force of Chalmydomonas and the 'donut' pattern

     
10/16/2008   John Hubisz, Physics Department, NC State
    The Church, Science, and the Galileo Affair
     
11/13/2008   Phil Russell, Physics Department, Appalachian State University
    Use of Electron and Ion Beams for Nanofabrication and Nanoanalysis of Materials and Devices
     

Spring 2009

2/5/2009   Beate Schmittmann, Physics Department, Virginia Tech
    Traffic, Genes, and Stocks: New Questions in Non-Equilibrium Statistical Physics
     
3/12/2009   Brian Utter, Physics Department, James Madison University
    Jamming and Avalanching in Granular Materials
     
4/20/2009   Gerry Garvey, Los Alamos National Lab (Senior Fellow, retired)
(lecture @ 7:30pm)   Neutrinos: Ghostly Shapechangers (supported by the President's Office)
     
     

Look at the seminars from 2007-2008, 2006-2007, 2005-2006, 2004-2005, 2003-2004, 2002-2003, 2001-2002, 2000-2001, 1999-2000, and 1998-1999

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