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Physics and Astronomy Colloquium

!! NEW LOCATION DURING BENTON RENOVATION !!

Colloquium begins at 3:00pm in JC Penny 64
Coffee at 2:30pm in TBD
Journal Club, 12:00pm in JC Penny 64

Fall 2017
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15 Sep: Michael West (host Flores)

06 Oct: Journal Club: Tim / Stephen

13 Oct: Carissa Philippi (host Bahar)

20 Oct: Journal Club: Chathuri / Tera

27 Oct: Journal Club: Nate

03 Nov: Journal Club: Mohi

10 Nov: Sandra Langeslag (host Bahar)

17 Nov: Sara Faggi (host Gibb)

01 Dec: Physics Club Special Lecture by Prof. Horne

08 Dec: Journal Club: Matt / Chemeda

 

Spring 2017
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Fri, 10 Feb: Physics Club talk on gravitational waves by Prof. Tapei Cheng (12 noon)

Fri, 03 Mar: Colloquium speaker

Fri, 17 Mar: JC Tim / Waruni

Fri, 24 Mar: JC Tera / Chath

Fri, 31 Mar: Spring Break

Fri, 07 Apr: JC Jamie

Fri, 14 Apr: JC Mohi / Stephen

Fri, 28 Apr: JC Nate / Matt

Fri, 05 May: Alumni Lecture, Dr. Michael Meyer (U. Michigan)

Fall 2016
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Fri, 23 Sep: Prof. J. Magnes (Bahar). / Journal Club. Tera and Steven presenting.

Fri, 07 Oct: Dr. T. Greene (Wilking)

Fri, 14 Oct: Prof. H. Frankel (Flores).  / Journal Club. Waruni and Nate presenting.

Fri, 21 Oct: Journal Club. Chathuri and Tim presenting.

Fri, 18 Nov: Journal Club. Matt presenting.

Fri, 25 Nov: Thanksgiving Break

Fri, 16 Dec: Finals Week

Spring 2016
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Friday, 12 Feb: JC - Brock Ebert

Friday, 26 Feb: Prof. Mike Nichols

Friday, 4 Mar: Prof. Carlos Botero

Friday, 11 Mar: Prof. Woodrow Shew

Friday, 18 Mar: JC - Tera Glaze and Tim Sullivan

Friday, 25 Mar: JC - Nate Roth and Stephen Ordway

Friday, 01 Apr: Spring break

** Thursday **  07 Apr: Michael J. Way (NASA) "Was Venus the first habitable world of our solar system?" This colloquium will be held at 2pm

Friday, 15 Apr: Prof. Charles Ofria

Friday, 22 Apr: JC - Shane Meyer and Waruni Jayawardana

Friday, 29 Apr: Prof. Lauren Olin

Fall 2015
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Friday, September 11:
Prof. Ralf Wessel,Washington University

Monday, September 14: (Benton 451, 4pm)
Joint Chemistry and CNS Special Lecture
Prof. Parag Banerjee, Washington University

Friday, October 09:

Journal Club
Shane Meyer

Colloquium (Joint Center for Neurodynamics Talk)
Prof. Sonya Bahar, UMSL
"Chimera States in Neural Oscillators"

Friday, October 16: Journal Club
Waruni Jayawardana

Friday, October 30:
Prof. Carl Bassi, University of Missouri-St. Louis

Friday, November 06:

Journal Club
Tim Sullivan

Colloquium (Joint Center for Neurodynamics Talk)
Prof. Bettina Casad, UMSL (Psychology)
Title TBA

Friday, November 13: Journal Club
Stephen Ordway and Gang Wang

Friday, November 20: Journal Club


Friday, December 4:
Dr. Jinyoung Serena Kim, University of Arizona

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Colloquia are given at 3:00pm in Benton Hall room 328

Coffee before the talk at 2:30pm in Benton 516
'JC' denotes a Journal Club talk given by one of our graduate students
Journal Club is held at 12:00 noon in Benton 328




Previous Semesters

Spring Semester 2015

Fr 27 Feb 2015 : (JC) Logan Brown and Tavish Hill

Fr 13 Mar 2015 : (JC) Shane Meyer and Tim Sullivan

Fr 20 Mar 2015 : Erik Henriksen (WashU Physics), host Majzoub

Fr 27 Mar 2015 : Spring break

Fr 03 Apr 2015 : Irma Kuljanishvili (SLU Physics), host Majzoub

Fr 10 Apr 2015 : (JC) Chris Carr and Waruni Jayawardana

Fr 17 Apr 2015 : (JC) Gang Wang and Dongxue Zhao

Fr 01 May 2015 : (JC) Alyssa McFarlane and Prof. Flores

Fr 08 May 2015 : Alumni lecture by Dr. Michelle Kirchoff (12 noon)

Fall Semester 2014

Fr 05 Sep 2014 : Department luncheon

Fr 19 Sep 2014 : Alexandre Morozov

Fr 26 Sep 2014 : (JC) Shane Meyer

Fr 03 Oct 2014 : (JC) Dongxue Zhao / Tavish Hill

Fr 10 Oct 2014 : (JC) Gang Wang / Waruni Jayawardana

Fr 17 Oct 2014 : Daniel Goldman

Fr 24 Oct 2014 : Ardeshir Bulsara

Fr 31 Oct 2014 : Rachel Somerville

Fr 07 Nov 2014 : Peter Plavchan

Fr 14 Nov 2014 : (JC) Logan Brown / Jamie Daugherty

Fr 21 Nov 2014 : Bharat Ratra

Fr 05 Dec 2014 : (JC) Chris Carr / Tim Sullivan

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Fall Semester 2013

06 Sep: Dr. Hiroyuki Miyake (Osaka City U.)

13 Sep: (JC) Logan Brown

20 Sep: Dr. Paul Parris (MS&T)

27 Sep: (JC) Meredith Ordway

11 Oct: (JC) Dongxue Zhao

18 Oct: (JC) Tavish Hill and Dr. Ta-Pei Cheng

01 Nov: Dr. Hans Braun (U. Marburg) - Moss Lecture

08 Nov: (JC) Dawn King

22 Nov: (JC) Shane Meyer and Gang Wang

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Spring Semester 2014

31 Jan: Dr. Kelsi Singer (Wash. U.)

07 Mar: (JC) Ellie Ordway & Fahd

21 Mar: (JC) Gang Wang & Shane Meyer

04 Apr: (JC)  Dawn King & Anamaria Baluyut

18 Apr: Dr. Dan Goldman (Georgia Tech.)

            (JC) Tera Glaze & Stephen Ordway

02 May: (JC) Dongxue Zhao & Logan Brown

             Dr. Boris Kayser (Fermilab)