Fall 2021 Physics Seminars

Supported by the Eddy and April Lucas Fund. Talks are open to all for free.

Wednesdays 2:00 to 3:00 PM

Seminars this Fall will be held in-person in Jabara Hall room 126 (not 128!) or you can connect online through Zoom.

The meeting id is 948 0151 8305 with passcode 126.

Date Speaker Title Recording
18 Aug. Caleb Gimar, University of Texas at San Antonio (Virtual) Investigations of Planetary Surface Properties at the Moon and Charon YouTube
25 Aug. Welcome Back Party, SPS room   ---
1 Sept. Aditya Sharma, Hall-Schneider Fellow, Wichita State University (face-to-face) Effect of Low-Temperature Opacities on Stellar Isochrones YouTube
8 Sept. Dr. Paul Schotanus, Scionix, Bunnik, The Netherlands (Virtual) Recent and Possible Future Developments in Scintillation Materials ---
15 Sept. Prof. Alvaro Chavarria, University of Washington (Virtual) Neutrino Physics with Selena ---
22 Sept. Prof. Zbigniew Celinski, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (face-to-face) Temperature Measurements with an MRI: Applications for MRI-Guided Surgeries not available
29 Sept. Dr. Arik Kershenbaum, Univ. of Cambridge, UK (face-to-face) Could a Parrot Build a Spaceship? Constraints on the Minimum Linguistic Ability of a Space-Faring Species ---
6 Oct. Prof. Agnieszka Mucha, AGH University, Krakow, Poland (Virtual) New Results in Quark Heavy Flavour Physics ---
13 Oct. Prof. Terrance Figy, Wichita State University (face-to-face) MultijetMerging using Herwig 7/HJets ---
20 Oct. Prof. Tapio Schneider, Caltech (Virtual) Clouds and Climate ---
3 Nov. Prof. Janusz Henkiewicz, Univ. of Colorado at Colorado Springs (face-to-face) Measuring Ultra-low Temperatures During Cryoablations of Tumors with MRI ---
10 Nov. Dr. Tony Affolder, SCIPP, Univ. of Calif. Santa Cruz (Virtual) postponed The Atlas Detector at LHC Upgrades and New Physics Planned in Future Runs postponed ---
17 Nov. Dr. Andrew Hart, CERN Switzerland (face-to-face) Hiding in Plain Sight: Long-Lived Exotica at the LHC ---
24 Nov. No Seminar due to Thanksgiving Break --- ---
1 Dec. Advanced Lab Student Presentations, SPS room --- ---

Physics seminars in past semesters