colloquium


Fall 2004    Schedule

Aug. 23
Dr. Doug Wells, Dr. Wendland Beezhold, Dr. Philip Cole, and Dr. Eddie Tatar, ISU Physics Research Summaries


Aug. 30
Dr. Doug Wells, ISU Physics, Radiation Research Opportunities at the IAC: A Sales-Pitch


Sept. 6
Labor Day, No Colloquium


Sept. 13
Dr. Eduardo Farfan,  South Carolina State University, A Probabilistic Respiratory Tract Dosimetry Model with Applications to Alpha-Paraticle, Beta-Particle, and Gamma-Ray emitters


Sept. 20
Dr. Brian Pyper, Brigham Young University Idaho, Why Should We Care About PER? Physics Education Research: History and Notable Results


Sept. 27
Dr. Richard Reimann, Boise State University, Physics on Trial


Oct. 4
Dr. Andre Afanasev, Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, Probing Structure of Matter with Electron Accelerators at Jefferson Lab


Oct. 5
Dr. Gerard Gilfoyle, University of Richmond, Picking Winners: Emerging Technologies for Countering Terrorism


Oct. 11
Dr. Charles Torre, Utah State University, Gravitation: 2300 Years Later


Oct. 18
Dr. Stephan LeBohec, University of Utah, Ground Based Gamma Ray Astronomy: In Quest for the Origin of Cosmic Rays


Oct. 25
Dr. Mike Taylor, Utah State University, Imaging studies of atmospheric gravity waves


Nov. 1
Martin HackworthISU PhysicsVisceral Physics - Motorcycles


Nov. 8
Dr. Colin Inglefield, Weber State University, Microwave Modulated Photoluminescence: A Probe of Semiconductor Surfaces


Nov. 15
Dr. Daryl Macomb, Boise State University, Timing Neutron Stars


Nov. 22
Thanksgiving Break, No Colloquium


Nov. 29
Dr. George Lolos, University of Regina, Saskatchewan, Gluonic Excitations, the Key to Understanding Confinement


Dec. 6
Dr. Linda DeVeaux, ISU Biological SciencesSurviving the Stress:  Radiation Effects in Microbes

Spring 2005    Tentative Schedule


Jan. 24
Jon Stoner, American Microsystems, Inc., An introduction to IC manufacturing and AMI Semiconductor


Jan. 31
Dr. Philip Cole, ISU Physics, The Physics with Linearly-Polarized Photons in Hall B of JLab


Feb. 7
Dr. Townsend Zwart, MIT Laboratory for Nuclear Science, CW Electron Beams at 30 MeV, Pulse Stretchers – Microtrons and Superconducting Linacs


Feb. 14
Masoud M. Beitollahi, ISU Physics, Use of Trace Radioactivity to Identify Recent Sedimentation Rate in Persian Gulf


Feb. 21
Presidents Day, No Colloquium


Feb. 28
Rod Mueller, T-Mobile USA, Modern Mobile Telecommunications with focus on GSM (Global System for Mobile Communications)


Mar. 7
Dr. Justin Peatross, Brigham Young University, Gruppengeschwindigkeit and the Homer Simpson Effect


Mar. 14
Spring Break, No Colloquium


Mar. 21
Dr. Dave Wall, City College of San Francisco, Physics of Magic


Mar. 28
Dr. Daniel Dale, University of Kentucky, A High Precision Measurement of the Neutral Pi Meson


Apr. 4
Dr. Scott Hughes, ISU Geosciences, Tsunami: How They Work and How We Cope With Them


Apr. 11
Dr. Vesselin Dimitrov, Idaho Accelerator Center, Pulsed Power Diagnostics and Control Systems


Apr. 18
Dr. Richard Smith, Montana State University, Restraining the Laws of Nature with a Layer of Atoms


Apr. 22, 12:00 Noon
Dr. Ajit Roy, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nuclear Materials Research at UNLV


Apr. 25
Dr. Richard Brey, Idaho State University, Considering differences between NCRP 49 and NCRP 147


May. 2
Dr. Daniel Schroeder, Weber State University, Electron-Positron Annihilation

Unless specifically mentioned, all talks will be at 4:00 pm on Mondays in PS 132.

contact: shropshi@physics.isu.edu
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/19/2005