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Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series

Colloquia are Fridays at 4:10 p.m. in Clippinger 194.

Spring 2020

Jan. 24, "Resolving Single Molecules beyond the Diffraction Limit of Light" Jixin Chen of Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Ohio University (contact: Peter Jung)

Jan. 31, "Machine Learning Models for Time Series Forecasting and Question Answering on Medical Data" Razvan Bunescu of Ohio University (contact: Sergio Ulloa)

Feb. 7, "Quantum Electrodynamics of Superconducting Circuits" Hakan Tureci of Princeton University (contact: Sergio Ulloa)

Feb. 14, "Machine Learning Quantum Emergence" Eun-Ah Kim of Cornell University (contact: Nancy Sandler)

Feb. 21, "CMSS" Jeanie Lau of The Ohio State (contact: Sergio Ulloa)

Feb. 28, "Departments That Excel In Equity, Diversity & Inclusion at Ohio University and Across Nation" Dr. Edmund Bertschinger of MIT (contact: David Tees)

March 6, No Colloquium

March 13, No Colloquium (Spring Break)

March 20, "Climate Change" Mike Bevis of The Ohio State University (contact: Ken Hicks)

March 27,"Bio"  Raj Roy (contact: Peter Jung)

April 3, "Biomaterials" Mei Wei of Ohio University's Dean of Russ College of Engineering and Technology (contact: Sergio Ulloa)

April 10, Open

April 17, Open

April 24, No Colloquium (Awards Ceremony)

Fall 2019

Physics Colloquium | Reactor Neutrinos: Tool for Science and Security, Sept. 6

Physics Colloquium | Hee-Jong Seo of Ohio University, Sept. 13

Physics Colloquium | Andrew Heckler of Ohio State University, Sept. 20

Physics Colloquium | Ryan Chornock of Ohio University, Sept. 27

Physics Colloquium | Zach Meisel of Ohio University, Oct. 11

Physics Colloquium | Connie Li of United States Naval Research Laboratory, Oct. 18

Physics Colloquium | Zohreh Davoudi of University of Maryland, Oct. 25

Physics Colloquium | Jay Mathews of University of Dayton, Nov. 1

Physics Colloquium | Robert Jaffe of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Nov. 8

Physics Colloquium | Raffaella Devita of Jefferson Lab, Dec. 6

 

Physics Colloquium | Machine Learning Quantum Emergence, Feb. 14

Photo of Eun-Ah KimThe Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Eun-Ah Kim, of Cornell University on “Machine Learning Quantum Emergence”, on Friday, Feb. 14, at 4:10 p.m. in Clippinger Labs 194. Abstract: Decades of efforts in improving computing power and experimental instrumentation were driven by our desire to better understand the complex problem […]

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Posted on 02/02/2020

Physics Colloquium | Departments That Excel In Equity, Diversity & Inclusion at Ohio University and Across Nation, Feb. 28

Photo of Edmund BertschingerThe Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Dr. Edmund Bertschinger of MIT discussing “Departments That Excel In Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion at Ohio University and Across the Nation” on Friday, Feb. 28, at 4:10 p.m. in Clippinger Labs 194.

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Posted on 02/02/2020

Physics Colloquium | Quantum Electrodynamics of Superconducting Circuits, Feb. 7

Photo of Hakan TureciThe Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Hakan Tureci, of Princeton University on “Quantum Electrodynamics of Superconducting Circuits”, on Friday, Feb. 7, at 4:10 p.m. in Clippinger Labs 194. Abstract: The demand for rapid and high-fidelity execution of initialization, gate and read-out operations casts tight constraints on the accuracy of […]

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Posted on 02/01/2020

Physics Colloquium | Resolving Single Molecules beyond the Diffraction Limit of Light, Jan. 24

Photo of Jixin ChenThe Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Jixin Chen of Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Ohio University on “Resolving Single Molecules beyond the Diffraction Limit of Light”, on Friday, Jan. 24, at 4:10 p.m. in Clippinger Labs 194. Abstract: Super-resolution optical microscopy/nanoscopy is a technique that has been widely applied […]

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Posted on 01/01/2020

Physics Colloquium | Machine Learning Models for Time Series Forecasting and Question Answering on Medical Data, Jan. 31

Photo of Razvan BunescuThe Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Razvan Bunescu of Russ College of Engineering and Technology, Ohio University on “Machine Learning Models for Time Series Forecasting and Question Answering on Medical Data”, on Friday, Jan. 31, at 4:10 p.m. in Clippinger Labs 194. Abstract: Two major applications of machine learning […]

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Physics Colloquium | The CLAS12 Experiment: A New View on the Structure and Spectrum of Hadrons, Dec. 6

Photo of Raffaella DevitaThe Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Raffaella Devita of Instituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN), Genova, on “The CLAS12 Experiment: A New View on the Structure and Spectrum of Hadrons”, on Friday, Dec. 6, at 4:10 p.m. in Clippinger Labs 194. Abstract: Understanding the hadron structure and spectrum is […]

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Posted on 12/01/2019

Physics Colloquium | Hyperdoping Silicon for Infrared Optoelectronics, Nov. 1

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Jay Mathews of University of Dayton, on”Hyperdoping Silicon for Infrared Optoelectronics”, on Friday, Nov. 1, at 4:10 p.m. in Clippinger Labs 194. Abstract: Silicon is the basis for a multi-billion dollar industry, but its optical properties have limited its use in optoelectronics for […]

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Posted on 11/01/2019

Physics Colloquium | Physics and Energy, Nov. 8

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Robert Jaffe of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, on “Physics and Energy”, on Friday, Nov. 8, at 4:10 p.m. in Clippinger Labs 194. Abstract: Energy is a central concept in physics.  Because energy is conserved, it is possible to understand the behavior of complex […]

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Posted on 11/01/2019

Physics Colloquium | Cancelled, Nov. 22

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Rick Moyer of University of California San Diego, on Friday, Nov. 22, at 4:10 p.m. in Clippinger Labs 194.

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Posted on 11/01/2019

Physics Colloquium | The Undead: Nuclear Physics in the Death and Afterlife of Massive Stars, Oct. 11

Dr.Zachary Meisel, portraitThe Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Zach Meisel, of Ohio University, on “The Undead: Nuclear Physics in the Death and Afterlife of Massive Stars”, on Friday, Oct. 11, at 4:10 p.m. in Clippinger Labs 194. Abstract: When matter is added to one of the densest possible objects in the […]

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Posted on 10/01/2019