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Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series

Fall 2021: 

All times at 4:00 pm in Newton 204, unless otherwise noted.

Week 1 September 2, 2021 "Physics RoundUp", hosted by Dr. Freeman. For all physics majors. 
Week 2 September 9, 2021 "Photophysics of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes", by Amanda Amori, IDEX
Week 3 September 16, 2021 Tammy Ma, LLNL
Week 4 September 23, 2021 Pizza Mixer
Week 5 September 30, 2021 "IR Astronomical Instrumentation", Étienne Artigau, UMontréal/IREx
Week 6 October 7, 2021 Maria Gatu Johnson, MIT
Week 7 October 14, 2021 "High Redshift Supernovae: Beyond The Epoch of Dark Energy", Lou Strolger, STScI
Week 8 October 21, 2021 Grad School "Knight" and Scholarships Information Session
Week 9 October 28, 2021

"Designing Optical Systems: the Art and Science of Lens Design", by Jessica Steidle, Univ. of Rochester

Week 10 November 4, 2021

"X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy of Fe2O3 at High Energy Density Conditions", by Alex Chin, LLE

Week 11 November 11, 2021 No Colloquium, DPP Meeting
Week 12 November 18, 2021 "Probing the Crystal Structure of Materials at Extreme Pressures", by Danae Polsin, LLE
Week 13 November 25, 2021 No Colloquium - Thanks Giving
Week 14 December 2, 2021 "How colliding black holes allow us to hear gravity: an introduction to gravitational wave astronomy", by Lieke van Son, CfA/Harvard
Week 15 December 9, 2021 Physics Bridge Contest