Fall 2010 Colloquium Schedule

DATE 

SPEAKER 

AFFILIATION AND TOPIC 

8/27/10

Dr. Stan Zygmunt

Valparaiso University, Department of Physics and Astronomy “Welcome!”

9/03/10

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Neils Science Center Fall Picnic

Picnic information

9/10/10

 

Dr. Shawn Slavin

Purdue University Calumet

The Northwest Indiana Robotic Telescope

9/17/10

 

Megan Kania, Tim Olson

Valparaiso University, Department of Physics and Astronomy

"Summer Undergraduate Research

9/24/10

Chris Hoffman (Valpo 2001)

Homecoming Colloquium

 Western Michigan University, Department of Physics

Experiences and Perspectives of a Science Teacher

10/01/10

Sam Schaub, Samantha Schwartz, and Kristie Shaw

 

Valparaiso University, Department of Physics and Astronomy

"Summer Undergraduate Research

10/08/10

 Dr. Mike Hildreth

 

 University of Notre Dame, Department of Physics

Physics at the LHC

10/15/10

 Jan Kmetko

 

 Kenyon College, Depatment of Physics

Measuring Solvent Content of Macromolecular Crystals Using Fluorescence Recovery after Photobleaching

10/22/10

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NO COLLOQUIUM --Fall Recess from Classes

10/28/10

Dr. Michael Crowe

(Joint lecture with Christ College:  6:30 pm)

University of Notre Dame Department of History

The Extraterrestrial Life Debate: An Historical Perspective

10/29/10

Zach Nault, Ben Barber, Dane Stewart

Valparaiso University, Department of Physics and Astronomy

"Summer Undergraduate Research

11/05/10

Dr. Glen Ferguson

Argonne National Laboratory Division of Materials Science

Computational Tools to Solve Problems in Catalysis and Surface Chemistry

11/12/10

Dr. Barry Lefer

 

University of Houston Dept. of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Recent improvements and current challenges in urban air quality

11/19/10

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NO COLLOQUIUM --Thanksgiving Recess from Classes

11/26/10

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NO COLLOQUIUM --Thanksgiving Recess from Classes

12/03/10

Megan Kania, Zach Nault, Tim Olson, Sam Schaub

Valparaiso University, Department of Physics and Astronomy

Senior Research Projects

12/10/10

No Colloquium