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School of Physics & Astronomy

Physics and Astronomy Calendar

Summer Semester

Monday, June 2nd 2008
6:00 pm:
All Physics Force performances are approximately an hour long.
Monday, June 16th 2008
10:30 am:
Thesis Defense in 236A Physics
Speaker: Eric Grashorn
Subject: TBA
This is the public portion of Mr. Grashorn's Oral Examination.
Tuesday, June 24th 2008
2:00 pm:
This show is free and open to the public. It will be about an hour long.
Thursday, June 26th 2008
10:00 am:
Thesis Defense in 435 Physics
Speaker: Marie Lopez del Puerto, University of Minnesota
Subject: Real-space pseudopotential calculations of the ground state and excited state properties of molecules and clusters.
Friday, July 11th 2008
Monday, July 14th 2008
Tuesday, July 15th 2008
1:30 pm:
Special FTPI Seminar in Physics 435
Speaker: Geza Odor, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Subject: The role of diffusion in branching and annihilation random walk models
Tuesday, July 22nd 2008
10:00 am:
Thesis Defense in 435 Physics
Speaker: Wenhao Zhang, U of MN
Subject: Nonequilibrium magnetotransport in GaAs/AlGaAs-based two
This is the public portion of Mr. Zhang's thesis defense.
Friday, July 25th 2008
12:00 pm:
Nuclear Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Philippe de Forcrand, ETHZ
Subject: Progress on numerical simulations of QCD thermodynamics
Thursday, August 7th 2008
08:30 am:
12:00 pm:
REU Poster Session in 140 Physics
Everyone invited!
2:00 pm:
Speaker: Dr. Tim Yeoman, University of Leicester, UK
Subject: Multi-instrument observations of the magnetospheric signatures of ULF waves generated upstream of the Earth's bow shock.
2:00 pm:
Speaker: Dr. Darren Wright, University of Leicester, UK
Subject: Recent Studies of the High Latitude Ionospheric Alfvén Resonator
Friday, August 8th 2008
08:00 am:
Thursday, August 14th 2008
Speaker: Hyesung Kang ,Pusan National University
Friday, August 22nd 2008

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