Colloquium 

Fall 2016    Schedule

Aug. 22 Dr. Mark TranstrumBrigham Young University, Model Reduction and Effective Theories in Physics, Biology, and Beyond
Aug. 29
Nicolas Woolstenhulme, Idaho National Laboratory, The Past Present, and Future of Transient Testing in Idaho


Sept. 5
Labor Day, No Colloquium
Sept. 12
Dr. Dallin Durfee, Brigham Young University, The Physics of Musical Scales
Sept. 19 Dr. Elizabeth Jeffrey, Brigham Young UniversityWhite Dwarfs, Star Clusters, and the Lives and Deaths of Stars


Sept. 26 Dr. George Imel, Idaho State University, Experiences at the Transient Reactor Test Facility


Oct. 3
Dr. Dan Dale, Idaho State University, Studies of Prompt Diagnostic Signatures of Nuclear Detonations with MeV Electron Beams


Oct. 10 Dr. Darin RagozzineBrigham Young UniversityExoplanetary Systems: Overview and New Results


Oct. 17
 Dr. Craig Sangster, University of Rochester Laboratory for Laser Energetics, Nuclear Physics with Big Lasers
Oct. 24Dr. Haiming Wen, Idaho State UniversityNano Science and Engineering in Nuclear – What Can We Do?


Oct. 26
Dr. Jeffrey Bennett, Big Kid ScienceGlobal Warming Demystified, The Science, The Consequences, and The Solutions (and why conservatives and liberals can all agree), SPECIAL COLLOQUIUM 5:30 - 6:30 pm in PS 140
Oct. 31 Joe GiglioIdaho National Laboratory, Radioisotope Power Systems


Nov. 7
Dr. Joel Miller, University of Utah, Organic-Based Magnets: New Chemistry and New Materials for This Millennium
Nov. 14
Dr. Mahbub Khandakar, Idaho State University, The Proton Radius Puzzle


Nov. 21
Thanksgiving Break, No Colloquium


Nov. 28
Dr. Oscar Varela, Utah State University, The World From a Ten-Dimensional Viewpoint
Dec. 5 Dr. Tony Forest, Idaho State UniversityA Measurement of the Down Quark Polarization Fraction in the Nucleon


Spring 2017    Schedule

Jan. 9
Colloquium Canceled


Jan. 16
Martin Luther King Day, No Colloquium


Jan 23
Colloquium Canceled


Jan. 30
Michael Glazoff, Idaho National LaboratoryMorphological Analysis and Its Applications in Materials Science and Engineering


Feb. 6
Dr. Michael Gericke, University of Manitoba, The QWeak Experiment: A Search for Physics Beyond the Standard model via A Measurement of the Proton's Weak Charge


Feb. 13
Dr. Maria Rodriguez, Utah State UniversityCracking Einstein's Equations: Higher-Dimensional Black Holes


Feb. 20
President's Day, No Colloquium


Feb. 27
Dr. Pearl SandickUniversity of UtahMixing It Up: New Results in Dark Matter


Mar. 6
Dr. Yunrong Zhu, Idaho State UniversityEfficient Solvers for Some Partial Differential Equations in Physics


Mar. 13
Dr. Kate Scholberg, Duke University, Neutrinos From the Sky and Through the Earth


Mar. 20
Spring Break, No Colloquium


Mar. 27
Dr. Michael Ware,  Brigham Young Universitytopic to be determined


Apr. 3
Dr. Byung Kim, Boise State University, Topic to be determined


Apr. 10
Dr. Eric Held, Utah State University, Topic to be determined
Apr. 17 Dr. Graeme Milton, University of Utah, Cloaking: Where Science Fiction Meets Science
Apr. 24 Dr. Leslie Kerby, Idaho State UniversitySerpent Research at Idaho National Laboratory


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Unless specifically mentioned, all talks will be at 4:00 pm on Mondays in PS 108.
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