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The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium Series presents Martin E. Kordesch of Ohio University on “Thermionic Cathodes-Tales from the Trailing Edge of Science.” on Thursday, September 03, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter Lecture Hall 245. Abstract: Thermionic emission from barium on platinum foil was studied with the very first […]

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The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Kin Fai Mak of The Pennsylvania State University on “Electrons in 2-dimensional semiconductor atomic layers” on Friday, September 4, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abastract:  The unique electronic properties of graphene have attracted tremendous interests. While the discovery of the material is […]

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The Astrophysical Institute (ApI) presents Wen-fai Fong of  the University of Arizona “Unveiling the Progenitors of Short-duration Gamma-ray Bursts” on Wednesday, April 22, at at 4:10 p.m. in Edwards Accelerator Lab, Roger W. Finlay Conference Room. Abstract: Gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) are relativistic explosions which originate at cosmological distances, and are […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » physics and astronomy events Apr 02

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium Series presents Kaden Hazzard of Rice University on “What I create, I understand: engineering ultracold matter to decipher real materials.” on Thursday, April 23, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter Lecture Hall 245. Abstract: Cooling matter to ultracold nano Kelvin-scale temperatures creates flexible, well-characterized […]

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The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Brian P. Anderson of the University of Arizona on “Turbulent Times in Quantum Physics” on Friday, April 3, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: Turbulence is found throughout nature, but a full understanding of the nature of turbulent flows in classical fluids […]

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The Astrophysical Institute (ApI) presents Armin Rest of  the Space Telescope Science Institute “An Astronomical Time Machine: Light Echoes from Historic Supernovae and Stellar Eruptions” on Wednesday, April 8, at at 4:10 p.m. in Edwards Accelerator Lab, Roger W. Finlay Conference Room. Abstract: Tycho Brahe’s observations of a supernova in […]

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The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium Series presents Clarina dela Cruz of Oak Ridge National Laboratory on “Probing the World of Correlated Electron Systems: Materials Characterization and Neutron Scattering Studies” on Thursday, April 9, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter Lecture Hall 245. Abstract: An important field of experimental Condensed Matter […]

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The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Minoru Tomozaewa of Rensselaer Polytechnic on “Glass and Water: A New Glass Strengthening Mechanism” on Friday, April 17, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: A small quantity of water exists in most oxide glasses and has great influence on various glass properties. Also, […]

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The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Jason T. Wright of Penn State University on “Precise Radial Velocities for the Future of Exoplanet Detection” on Friday, March 27, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: As precise radial velocimetry passes the 20-year mark, it remains a fundamental component of the […]

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The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium Series presents Roger Gläser of Leipzig University on “Heterogeneous Catalysis in Nanopores: The Benefit of Hierarchical Pore Systems” on Thursday, March 26, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter Lecture Hall 245. Abstract: Nanoporous catalysts are applied in a broad range of chemical conversions. Often, the […]

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