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Spring 2010 Colloquium Schedule

Colloquia are presented at 4:10 pm on Thursdays in 1415 Biomedical & Physical Sciences Bldg.

Refreshments are served at 3:30 pm in 1400 Biomedical & Physical Sciences Bldg.


January 21
University of Colorado
Optical Two-Dimensional Fourier Transform Spectroscopy
January 28
MSU- Dept. of Physics and Astronomy

Combining superconductors and ferromagnets: A new state of matter?

February 04
Washington University of St. Louis

Making sense of non-Hermitian Hamiltonians

February 11
Steve Geer

Muon Colliders:  Motivation and Prospects

February 18
**No colloquium: APS Spring Meeting **
February 25
Fiske Planetarium

Boulder Colorado

How the Univ. of Colorado made all of its physics majors a grade smarter, and It's Introductory Astronomy students more scientific

March 04
Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics

Was the Big Bang the Beginning?

March 11

** No colloquium: Spring Break**
March 18
Washington University of St. Louis

The Confrontation between General Relativity and Experiment

March 25
Giovanni Bonvicini
Wayne State University

Super B Factories

April 01
Evalyn Gates
University of Chicago

Gravitational Lensing: The Hunt for Dark Matter and Dark Energy

April 08
Douglas Stone
Yale University

What is a laser anyway? Do we really understand them after 50 years of trying?

Mark Dykman
April 15

College of Natural Sciences
Science University

April 22

April 29
Director of Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility

Exploring the Nature of Matter: Jefferson Lab and its plans

Map to the BioMedical & Physical Sciences Building
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please contact Kim Crosslan (884-5531 or

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