University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Introduction to Research Seminar

Fall Semester

Friday, October 1st 2010
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Clem Pryke, University of Minnesota
Subject: Viewing the Beginning of the Universe from the Bottom of the World
Friday, October 8th 2010
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Ken Heller, University of Minnesota
Subject: Physics Education Research: What Is It and Why It Is Important to You.
Friday, October 15th 2010
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Marvin Marshak, University of Minnesota
Subject: The Deep Underground Sky
Friday, October 22nd 2010
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Shaul Hanany, University of Minnesota
Subject: Probing the Physics of the Big Bang
Friday, October 29th 2010
2:30 pm:
The Seminar has been canceled.
Friday, November 5th 2010
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Chris Leighton, University of Minnesota
Subject: Novel magnetic materials
Friday, November 12th 2010
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Paul Crowell, University of Minnesota
Subject: Spin Transport and Dynamics
Friday, November 19th 2010
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Jorge Vinals, University of Minnesota
Subject: Nonlinear dynamics in soft matter and biophysics
To be announced.
Friday, November 26th 2010
2:30 pm:
There will be no seminar this week. The University is closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday
Friday, December 3rd 2010
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Daniel Cronin-Hennessy, University of Minnesota
Subject: Neutrino Physics
Friday, December 10th 2010
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Priscilla Cushman, University of Minnesota
Subject: Direct Dark Matter Searches with CDMS
Friday, December 17th 2010
2:30 pm:
There will be no seminar this week. Finals begin.
Friday, December 24th 2010
2:30 pm:
No seminar. University winter closure.

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