Colloquium Schedule - Fall 2017

Thursdays - 3:45 pm in Nielsen Hall 170.

Coffee and cookies are served at 3:15 pm in the Nielsen Hall Atrium.

The Physics and Astronomy colloquium is a forum for invited scientists to present modern research in a fashion accessible to those with a background in physics, but who are not experts in the field. Talks are aimed at a graduate level.

If you have questions about our colloquia, please contact John Tobin at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or by phone at (405) 325-6278




Aug 24 No colloquium - 1st week of classes
Aug 31 Gutierrez Beginning of Semster Celebration
Gutierrez OU
Sep 07 John Wisniewski Constraining the Formation and Evolution of Exoplanets
Gutierrez OU
Sep 14 Daniel Wik A Biased Survey of the X-ray Universe
Dai University of Utah
Sep 21 Jim Shaffer Rydberg Atom Quantum Hybrid Systems
Gutierrez OU
Sep 28 Alberto Marino Quantum Optics as an Enabler for Quantum Technologies
Gutierrez OU
Oct 05 Michael Ratz Towards a Unified Description of Nature
Sinha UC Irvine
Oct 12 Ivan Deutsch Controlling and Quantum World in Ultracold Atomic Spins
Marino University of New Mexico
Oct 19 Giles Eperon Halide perovskites - a game-changer for photovoltaics?
Sellers University of Washington
Oct 26 Manfred Cuntz Habitability around Single Stars and in Multiple Stellar Systems
Quarles University of Texas - Arlington
Nov 02 Sami Mitra Physics after the lab and the desk: Your work in PRL
Mullen PRL
Nov 09 Chris Greene The Biggest Little Molecules in Nature
Blume Purdue
Nov 16 Ben Kries The Higgs boson, post-discovery: What we are learning about H(125) in Run 2 of the Large Hadron Collider
Stupak Fermilab
Nov 23 No colloquium - Thanksgiving
Nov 30 Jonathan Bird Driving Electrons Hard ... Nanoscale Devices Under Strong Nonequilibrium
Sellers SUNY - Buffalo
Dec 07 Stuart Raby Supersymmetric Grand Unified Theories
Sinha Ohio State
Dec 14 No colloquium - Finals Week

Current Semester's Colloquium


See also our archive of all past events



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Sam Noble Museum of Natural History - Nick Lazarro
Amateur Astronomy

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Jul 19, 2018 7:00 pm

Sam Noble Museum of Natural History - Dr. Nate Kaib
The Solar System's Adolescent Years