Fall 2018 Physics Seminar
Coordinator: Dr. Piotr Habdas
Date/Time: Wednesdays 3:35-4:25 pm in SC314A unless otherwise noted

Date Topic/Speaker
29 Aug. Opening Ceremony
5 Sept. Society of Physics Students meeting
12 Sept. No seminar
19. Sept. Michael Jenkins ’19 – “Neural Networks in the pursuit of object detection in particle tracking”
26 Sept. “The Dynamic Sun”
Rajmal Jain, Ph.D.
Physical Research Laboratory
Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)
Ahmedabad, India
* in SC 300
3 Oct. “Chemistry for Exploring the Brain: Fluorescent Probes, Engineered Enzymes, and Bioorthogonal Reactions”
Scott Laughlin, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Chemistry Department
Stony Brook University
* in SC 400
10 Oct. Francis Snyder ’21 – “Colloidal Gels and their Structure
17 Oct. No seminar – John P. McNulty Scholars Program 8th Annual Reception
24 Oct. “Molecular Legos: development of bispecific antibodies to treat lung cancer”
Mark Chiu, Ph.D. and Adam Zwolak, Ph.D.
Multispecific Biologics Engineering
Janssen Research and Development, LLC
* in SC 200
31 Oct. No seminar
7 Nov. Alex Manduca ’22 – “Investigations into the Detection of Parabolic Encounters”
14 Nov. “Human Exploration from Earth to Mars: Becoming Interplanetary”
Dava Newman, Ph.D.
Apollo Professor of Astronautics and Engineering Systems
Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
* in SC 300
21 Nov. No seminar – Thanksgiving Break
28 Nov. Emily Lehman ’21 – “Ocean Circulation and Sea Ice”
5 Dec. Closing Ceremony


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