University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Space Physics Seminar

Fall Semester

Tuesday, September 5th 2006
1:25 pm:
Space Physics Seminar in 236A Physics
No Seminar This Week
Tuesday, September 12th 2006
1:25 pm:
Space Physics Seminar in 143 Physics
Subject: Organizational Meeting
Tuesday, September 19th 2006
1:25 pm:
Space Physics Seminar in 143 Physics
No Seminar This Week
Tuesday, September 26th 2006
1:25 pm:
Space Physics Seminar in 143 Physics
Speaker: Dr. Fei Lu, Augsburg College
Subject: Radar investigations of echoes from the equatorial electrojet
Tuesday, October 3rd 2006
1:25 pm:
Space Physics Seminar in 143 Physics
Speaker: Professor John Wygant, University of Minnesota
Subject: The Radiation Belt Storm Probe Electric Field Experiment: Investigating particle acceleration in the inner magnetosphere.
Tuesday, October 10th 2006
1:25 pm:
Space Physics Seminar in 143 Physics
Speaker: Professor Robert Lysak, University of Minnesota
Subject: Alfven waves and auroral particle acceleration: theory and observation
Tuesday, October 17th 2006
1:25 pm:
Space Physics Seminar in 143 Physics
Speaker: Lei Dai, University of Minnesota
Subject: Low frequency electric and magnetic field fluctuations in the geomagnetic tail.
Tuesday, October 24th 2006
1:25 pm:
Space Physics Seminar in 143 Physics
Speaker: Dr. Andreas Keiling, UC Berkeley
Subject: Reconnection and Pi2 pulsations: Is there a link?
Tuesday, October 31st 2006
1:25 pm:
Space Physics Seminar in 143 Physics
Speaker: Jesse Woodroffe, University of Minnesota
Subject: ULF wave propagation in the inner magnetosphere
Tuesday, November 7th 2006
1:25 pm:
Space Physics Seminar in 143 Physics
Speaker: Dr. Yan Song, University of Minnesota
Subject: Alfvenic Nature of "Magnetic Reconnection" and Double Layer Formation
Tuesday, November 14th 2006
1:25 pm:
Space Physics Seminar in 143 Physics
Speaker: Scott Thaller, University of Minnesota
Subject: Cluster Spacecraft Survey of the Electric Field and Potential Well Structure of Multiple Current Sheet Crossings Near a Reconnection Region in the Geomagnetic Tail on October 1, 2001
Tuesday, November 21st 2006
1:25 pm:
Space Physics Seminar in 143 Physics
Speaker: Lynn Wilson, University of Minnesota
Subject: Dissipation Mechanisms in Interplanetary Shocks
Tuesday, November 28th 2006
1:25 pm:
Space Physics Seminar in 143 Physics
Speaker: Heather Greene, University of Minnesota
Subject: Cluster Observations of the Magnetotail Current Sheet and its Association with Plasma Waves
Tuesday, December 5th 2006
1:25 pm:
Space Physics Seminar in 143 Physics
Speaker: Dr. John Dombeck, University of Minnesota
Subject: Polar/FAST Observations of Alfven waves in the Earth's Magnetotail During Major Storms with Comparison to Simulation Results.
Tuesday, December 12th 2006
1:25 pm:
Space Physics Seminar in 143 Physics
Seminar is done for this semester.
Tuesday, December 19th 2006
1:25 pm:
Space Physics Seminar in 143 Physics
Seminar is done for this semester.

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