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Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series

Fall 2019

Thursdays, 4:00 pm, in Newton 204 (unless otherwise noted below)
Week 1 August 29, 2019 Department Round Up
Week 2 September 5, 2019 Pizza Mixer
Week 3 September 12, 2019

Dr. Anne Pellerin, SUNY Geneseo

"The 50 Years of Apollo 11 - An Amazing Story" 

Week 4 September 19, 2019

REU Experiences

"Synthesis and Characterization of Oxynitride Materials" - Ethan Nagasing (REU Northwestern University)

"Integration and Test for the WFIRST Telescope" - Leslie Hull (L3Harris -Systems Engineer Intern)

"Activating Dopants in Quantum Nanostructures" - Alena Streeter (REU University of Rochester)

Week 5 September 26, 2019

 "Chat with the Chair - For First Year Physics Majors Only" - Dr. Charlie Freeman

Week 6 October 3, 2019

Dr. Michael Mills, SUNY Geneseo - Scholarships and Internships

A Molecular Study of Zinc Tellurite Glass Using Laser Induced Time of Flight Spectroscopy and Raman Spectroscopy" -Trevor Greco
 

Week 7

October 10, 2019

Charles Hamel - "What Next?  Engineering?  Something Else?
Week 8 October 17, 2019 "What's it Like to be a High School Physics Teacher?" - Panel Discussion with Geneseo Alumni
Week 9 October 24, 2019

Peter Borgesen and Fuda Ning - SUNY Binghamton

"3D Printing: From Physics to Engineering Applications"

Week 10 October 31, 2019 Grad School Knight
Week 11 November 7, 2019

"Artificial atoms and quantum optics," Dr. Edward Flagg, West Virginia University

Week 12 November 14, 2019

George Thurston, RIT

"Physics Master Program at RIT"

Week 13 November 21, 2019 Mingsheng Wei, LLE
Week 14 November 28, 2019 Thanksgiving - No Colloquium
Week 15 December 5, 2019 Bridge Contest!