Colloquia: Fall 2013
Location: Ball 214 (unless noted otherwise)
Time: 3:30 p.m - refreshments; 4 p.m. - colloquium begins
Colloquia Coordinator: Professor Supriya Chakrabarti
September 11, 2013
Professor Jeff Hoffman (MIT)
"The Hubble Space Telescope: Past, Present, and Future."
September 18, 2013
Professor Alexandra Gade (Michigan State University)
"Tracking changes in the structure of nuclei with fast beams of rare isotopes."
September 25, 2013
Professor Jerzy Lusakowski (University of Warsaw, Poland)
"Detection of THz radiation with field-effect transistors."
October 9, 2013
Professor Gabriella Sciolla (Brandeis)
"The Higgs Boson: One Year Later."
October 23, 2013
Sukant Tripathy Memorial Lecture - *Alumni Hall
NOTE: Reception at 3:00. Lecture at 3:30
Professor Wolfgang Ketterle (MIT)
"Atomic quantum gases - designer materials near absolute zero temperature."
October 30, 2013
Professor Luca dalNegro (BU)
"Materials and fields at the nanoscale: design and engineering of photonic-plasmonic resonant interactions.'"
November 13, 2013
Professor Thomas Bifano (BU)
"Light Shaping with Deformable Mirrors."
November 20, 2013
*Colloquium attendees are encouraged to attend the "Active Learning Presentation" by Dr. Eric Mazur (Harvard) from 3 pm-6 pm at the UML Inn and Conference Center.
*Note room or venue change