Colloquium Schedule, Spring 2011

All talks will be held on Thursday, except where noted, at 4:30 P.M. in Room 58 Exley Science Center with refreshments at 4:10 P.M., Room 58 (Foyer) Exley Science Center.






February 3, 2011

Dr. Wenjie Wan , Yale University Applies Physics

Optical Hydrodynamics

February 10, 2011


February 17, 2011

Vacek Miglus


Ezra Hausman of Synapse Energy Economics, Inc

Wave Demos

Applied Idealism: Environmental Activism through Rigorous Analysis and Pragmatic Pandering

A joint colloquium with E&ES and the College of the Environment


March 24, 2011

Brett Barwick, Trinity College

Imaging at the nm and fs scales with ultrafast electron microscopy (UEM)


March 31, 2011

Tom Weinacht, Stony Brook

An Ultrafast Quantum Camera: Capturing and Controlling Molecular

Dynamics with Ultrafast Laser Pulses

April 7, 2011 

Nikolay Dokholyan, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of North Carolina at
Chapel Hill, NC

Multiscale modeling and design of biological molecules

April 14, 2011

Prof. Brian Stewart, Physics Dept. Wesleyan

Brian Stewart's Annual Earth Day Rant

April 21, 2011

Bradley Ringeisen, Naval Research Laboratory

The Power of Cells

April 28, 2011

Annual Bertman Lecture Daniel Lathrop, Professor of Physics at the University of Maryland and a Fellow of the American Physical Society

Quantum Turbulence  

Please E-mail Erinn Savage with additions, updates or questions

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