Fall 2012 Colloquium Schedule


DATE 

SPEAKER 

AFFILIATION AND TOPIC 

8/24/12

Dr. Stan Zygmunt

Valparaiso University, Department of Physics and Astronomy

Welcome!

8/31/12

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Neils Science Center Fall Picnic

Picnic information

9/07/12

 

Summer Research Students

Valparaiso University, Department of Physics and Astronomy

 “Summer Undergraduate Research in Physics & Astronomy at Valparaiso University”

9/14/12

 

Dr. Jay Dittman (VU `92)

Neils Colloquia on Innovative Science (NCIS) Series

 Baylor University, Department of Physics

 “Have we Harnessed the Higgs? Discovery of a New Boson at the Large Hadron Collider

9/21/12

Summer Research Students

Valparaiso University, Department of Physics and Astronomy

 “Summer Undergraduate Research in Physics & Astronomy at Valparaiso University

9/28/12

Dr. Ka Yee C. Lee

NCIS Series

University of Chicago, Department of Chemistry

“The Physics of Breathing: Wrinkle-to-fold transitions in lung surfactants and other elastic sheets”

10/05/12

Dr. Aaron Reinhard (VU `03)

 

Homecoming Colloquium

Department of Physics, Otterbein University

Ultracold 1D Gases in Optical Lattices

10/12/12

Dr. Richard Kuhn

NCIS Series

Purdue University - Lafayette, Department of Biology

“A molecular and structural dissection of alphavirus replication”

10/19/12

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NO COLLOQUIUM --Fall Recess from Classes

10/26/12

Dr. Weiguo Andy Tao

NCIS Series

Purdue University, Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology

“Sorting Information in the Proteome World”

11/02/12

Dr. Kathering Calloway

Valparaiso University, Christ College

 “God's Scientists: Science and Religion in Seventeenth Century England

Thursday

11/08/12

7:30-8:30 pm

Dr. Chris Corbally, S.J.

 

Kress Lecture Series, Public Lecture

Vatican Observatory Research Group

Heroic Galileo?

11/09/12

Dr. Chris Corbally, S.J.

 

NCIS Series

Vatican Observatory Research Group

“The Plot Thickens for Lambda Bootis Stars”

11/16/12

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NO COLLOQUIUM --Thanksgiving Recess from Classes

11/23/12

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NO COLLOQUIUM --Thanksgiving Recess from Classes

11/30/12

Dept. of Physics & Astronomy Senior Students

Valparaiso University, Department of Physics and Astronomy

“Senior Research Projects”

12/07/12

Dept. of Physics & Astronomy Senior Students

Valparaiso University, Department of Physics and Astronomy

“Senior Research Projects”