University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Academic Calendar

Fall Semester

Friday, September 3rd 2010
Monday, September 6th 2010
Tuesday, September 7th 2010
Friday, September 24th 2010
12:00 pm:
Physics Force Public Show in Coffman Union
Public shows are free and open to the public. No tickets or reservations required.
Friday, October 15th 2010
2:30 pm:
Thesis Defense in Physics 157
Speaker: Steven Gardeen, University of Minnesota
Subject: Human Auditory Source Discrimination.
Saturday, October 16th 2010
08:00 am:
Gravitational Waves 2010 Workshop in Mayo Memorial Auditorium
Please contact gw2010 (@) physics.umn.edu for more information about the event.
Thursday, November 4th 2010
10:00 am:
Thesis Defense in 150 Physics
Speaker: Jesse Woodroffe, University of Minnesota
Subject: Ultra Low Frequency Waves, Magnetic Pulsations, and the Ionospheric Alfven Resonator
This is the public portion of Jesse Woodroffe's thesis defense.
Thursday, November 11th 2010
11:30 am:
Come find out about careers in physics, take a lab tour and enjoy free pizza.
6:30 pm:
See a Physics Force Show, take a lab tour and win a copy of the Physics of Super Heroes!
Saturday, November 13th 2010
10:30 am:
Physics Force Public Show in Coffman Union
Public shows are free and open to the public. No tickets or reservations required.
12:00 pm:
Physics Force Public Show in Coffman Union
Public shows are free and open to the public. No tickets or reservations required.
Friday, December 10th 2010
2:30 pm:
Probability Seminar in Vincent Hall 207
Speaker: Jun Yin, Harvard University
Subject: Random Matrix Theory: A short survey and recent results on universality
Monday, December 27th 2010
Tuesday, December 28th 2010
Wednesday, December 29th 2010
Thursday, December 30th 2010
Friday, December 31st 2010

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