Spring 2019 Physics Seminar
Coordinator: Dr. Piotr Habdas
Date/Time: Wednesdays 3:35-4:25 pm in SC314A unless otherwise noted

Date Topic/Speaker
16 Jan. Opening Ceremony
23 Jan. Chemical Safety Training – Dr. Brian Forster
* in SC300
30 Jan. Society of Physics Students meeting
6 Feb. MCGRODDY FRONTIERS IN SCIENCE SEMINAR SERIES (CHEMISTRY)
“Materials Design for Third Generation Singlet Fission Solar Cells”
Luis M. Campos, Ph.D.
Chemistry Department
Columbia University
* in SC400
13 Feb. No seminar
20 Feb. Francis Snyder ’21 – Cancelled due to weather
27 Feb. Katie Cucinotta ’21 – “Ketogenic diet”
6 March MCGRODDY FRONTIERS IN SCIENCE SEMINAR SERIES (BIOLOGY)
“Microfluidic engineering for biomedical research and personalized theranostics”
Soojung Claire Hur, Ph.D.
Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
*in SC200
13 March No seminar – Spring Break
20 March MCGRODDY FRONTIERS IN SCIENCE SEMINAR SERIES (PHYSICS)
“Topological Insulators: Mind the Gap”
Eugene J. Mele, Ph.D.
Department of Physics & Astronomy
University of Pennsylvania
*in SC300
27 March Jamilyn Mooteb ’19 – “Magnetic reconnection”
3 April Emily Lehman ’21 – “Using nuclear physics to detect weaponry in other countries”
10 April Alex Manduca ’22 – “How optical telescopes detect stars”
17 April No seminar
24 April Closing Ceremony

 

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