Colloquia: Spring 2013 (pdf)
Location: Olney 218 (unless noted otherwise)
Time: 3:30 p.m - refreshments; 4 p.m. - colloquium begins
Colloquia Coordinator: Professor Supriya Chakrabarti
January 30, 2013
Dr. Jonathan Gardner (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center)
"The James Webb Space Telescope"
February 13, 2013
Dr. Gargi Sharma (National Institute of Scientific Research, Quebec)
"Generation and detection of intense THz electric fields and its application in nonlinear THz spectroscopy"
February 20, 2013
Professor Harlan Spence (University of New Hampshire)
"Early Science Results from NASA Van Allen Probes Mission RBSP-ETC Instrument Suite"
February 27, 2013
Professor Heinz-Willhelm Hubers (Technische Uniersitat, Berlin Germany)
"Spectroscopy and imaging with terahertz quantum cascade lasers"
March 20, 2013
Professor Charles Lin (MGH-Harvard)
"Optical techniques for cell tracking in vivo"
March 27, 2013
Dr. Elizabeth McCutchan (Brookhaven National Lab)
"Following Fission Fragments: A nuclear data-base and up approach to decay heat and Daya Bay antineutrinos"
April 10, 2013
Professor Jeffrey Blackmon (department of Physics and Astronomy, LSU)
"Stellar explosions and the origins of the elements"
April 24, 2013
Dr. Dale Fried (MIT)
"Photon-Counting Laser Radar Development at MIT Lincoln Laboratory"