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. 


Fall 2012



Dr. Daniel Boye:  Research in the Physics Department

Drew Onken:  Sol-gel Glasses

Dr. Wolfgang Christian: Student Research Opporunitites

9/20/2012   Dr. Tim Gfroerer, Davidson College

Defects in Solar Cell Materials: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly


Dr. Craig Yoder

Medical Uses of Ionizing Radiation Current Issues and Debates

10/25/2012   Dr. Susana Deustua, Space Telescope Science Institute

On Transits, Voyages and Statistics:  What a Cosmologist Learned from the 2012 Transit of Venus

11/15/2012   Chris Ramsay, Washington University in Saint Louis
@ 11 AM   The Dual Degree Engineering Program at Washington University

Spring 2013


Dr. Diandra Leslie-Pelecky,  West Virginia University

    The Science of Speed:  Why Driving Fast is Harder than You Think
    Public lecture at 7:30 PM in Lilly Family Gallery, Chambers Building, followed by Q&A and book-signing
02/08/2013   Dr. Diandra Leslie-Pelecky, West Virginia University
@ 3 PM   Nano:  Why Small is the Next Big Thing
03/11/2013   Dr. Kim Arvidsson, Adler Planetarium

Massive Star Formation, Outflows, and Anomalous H2 Emission in Mol 121

03/18/2013   Dr. Kristen Thompson, Augusta State University
    Determining the Role of Magnetic Fields in Star Formation
05/02/2013   Jessie Barrick, '14
    Non-dissociative Electron Attachment to Ozone
    Taylor Hogan, '13
    Structural Analysis: An Introduction to Designing Stability



Look at the seminars from 11-12, 10-11, 09-10, 08-09, 07-08, 06-07, 05-06, 04-05, 03-04, 02-03, 01-02, 00-01, 99-00, and 98-99

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