colloquium


Fall 2007    Schedule

Aug. 27
Radiation Safety Training


Sept. 3
Labor Day, No Colloquium


Sept. 10
Dr. Tony Forest,  Dr. Phil Cole, Dr. Kara Keeter, Idaho State University, Research Summaries


Sept. 17
Dr Karo Ispiryan, Yerevan Physics Institute, Armenia,  Production and Study of Femtosecond Electron and X-Ray bunches with the Help of Laser Beams: Femtosecond Oscilloscopes

Sept. 18 Dr. Kyungseon Joo, University of Connecticut, Recent N* results from Pion Electroproduction with CLAS at Jefferson Lab


Sept. 24
Dr. Valeria Starovoitova,  Idaho State UniversityIntermolecular Coupling in Heme Compounds


Oct. 1
Dr. Katherine Chandler, Dr. Alan Hunt Dr. Marc MitchellIdaho State University, Research Summaries


Oct. 8
Dr. Scott Bergeson, Brigham Young University,  Ultracold Plasmas and Other Oxymorons


Oct. 15
Dr. Bradley Carroll, Weber State University, Good Vibrations and Stellar Pulsations


Oct. 22
Dr. Tieqiao Zhang, Boise State University, The Endocytosis and Intercellular Trafficking of Multifunctional Lipid Nanoparticles in Live Cells 


Oct. 29
Trent Clark, Monsanto, The Science of Risk Communication


Nov. 5
Dr. Corinne Augier, Laboratoire de l'Accélérateur Linéaire (LAL), Orsay, University of Paris, Status of the NEMO (Neutrino Ettore Majorana Observatory) experiments: NEMO3 and beyond “Is the neutrino its own antimatter?”
Nov. 7 Dr. Askel Hallin,University of Alberta, From SNO to SNO+:  Neutrinos and Astroparticle Physics


Nov. 12
Dr. Eric Hintz, Brigham Young UniversityVariable Star Hunting: Find Them, Tag Them, and Track Them


Nov. 19
Thanksgiving Break, No Colloquium


Nov. 26
Dr. Christian Segebade, Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing (BAM), Berlin, Germany, Photon Activation Analysis –A useful method in material investigation and analytical science


Dec. 3
Dr. Pierre Bertin, Université Blaise Pascal, Thomal Jefferson National Accelerator Laboratory, Deeply Virtual Compton Scattering and Deep Neutral Pion Production in Hall A at Jefferson laboratory


Dec. 10
Dr. Ajay Singh, Utah State University, Status of the Tokamak in Physics at Utah State


Spring 2008    Schedule

Jan. 14
Dr. Adam Johnston, Weber State University, Meanings of Learning in Physics 


Jan. 21
Martin Luther King Day, No Colloquium


Jan. 28
Dr. Alan Hunt, Idaho State University, Active Techniques for the Real-Time Detection, Identification and Quantification of Fissionable Materials


Feb. 4
Ken J. Pedersen,  Pederson and Company, PLLC, Intellectual Property Rights and Patent law for Scientists 


Feb. 11
Dr. Jason Harris, Idaho State University, Tritium Recapture Behavior at a Nuclear Power Reactor Due to Airborne Releases


Feb. 18
President's Day, No Colloquium


Feb. 25
Dr. Gary Scott, Waste Isolation Pilot ProjectWaste Isolation Pilot Plant


Mar. 3
Dr. Kevin Kelley, Brigham Young University Idaho, Reaction Networks as a Diagnostic Tool in Astrophysics and Weapons Design


Mar. 10
Dr. Carleton DeTar, University of Utah, Simulating Quarks and Gluons to High Precision with Computers


Mar. 17
Dr. Frank Merrill, Los Alamos National LaboratoryCharged Particle Radiography


Mar. 24
Spring Break, No Colloquium


Mar. 31
Dr. Roger Carlini, Jefferson National LaboratoryThe Q-weak Experiment – A Precision Test of the Standard Model: Determination of the Weak Charges of the Quarks through Parity-Violating Electron Scattering


Apr. 7
Dr. Jordan Gerton, University of UtahPoking Around with Light at the Nanometer Scale


Apr. 14
Dr. Mark Riffe, Utah State University, Coherent Phonon Excitation in Opaque Nonpolar Materials


Apr. 21
Dr. Hugo Schmidt, Montana State University, Topic to be determined


Apr. 28
Dr. Robert Runkle, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Screening the Photon Haystack:  The Role of Radiation Detection Technology in Securing Special Nuclear Material  


2002-2003 Colloquium Schedule, 2003-2004 Colloquium Schedule, 2004-2005 Colloquium Schedule, 2005-2006 Colloquium Schedule,  2006-2007 Colloquium Schedule

Unless specifically mentioned, all talks will be at 4:00 pm on Mondays in PS 108.

contact: shropshi@physics.isu.edu
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/31/2008