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WFU Physics Colloquium Schedule -- Spring 1998


All seminars will be held at 4 PM in Room 101 of Olin Physical Laboratory (unless noted otherwise); there will be refreshments at 3:30 PM in the lobby prior to each seminar.

Thurs. Jan. 15, 1998, Professor Richard Webber, WFUSM -- Tuned-Aperture Computed Tomography: a task-adaptable, three-dimensional imaging method.

Thurs. Jan. 22, 1998 , Professor Sidney Coleman, Harvard -- "Quantum Mechanics In Your Face"

Thurs. Jan. 29, 1998, Professor Roger Hegstrom, WFU -- Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking in Bose-Einstein Condensates.

Thurs. Feb. 5, 1998, Dr. Olga Shenderova, NCSU -- "Atomistic Modeling of Polycrystalline Diamond"

Thurs. Feb. 12, 1998, Professor Kay Kinoshita, Virginia Tech. -- "Reflections on Beauty: the Standard Model, the b quark, and CLEO II"

Thurs. Feb. 19, 1998, Professor Otto Zhou, UNC -- "Carbon Nanotubes: Synthesis, Properties, and Applications"

Thurs. Feb. 26 1998, Professor Joe Harrison, U. Alabama (Birmington) -- Finite-Element Modeling of Head Coils for High-Frequency Magnetic Resonance Imaging Applications"

Thurs. Mar. 5, 1998, Professor Jan Hermans, UNC -- Applying molecular dynamics simulations to problems in biophysics"

Thurs. Mar. 12, 1998 -- No seminar (spring break)

Thurs. Mar. 19, 1998 -- No seminar (March APS meeting)

Thurs. Mar. 26, 1998 -- Highlights of the 1998 March Meeting of the American Physical Society

Thurs. Apr. 2, 1998, Professor Frederick H. Streitz, Auburn U. -- Atomic scale modeling of oxygen on (111) aluminum

Thurs. Apr. 9, 1998 , Good Friday -- 4/10/97

Thurs. Apr. 16, 1998, Student presentations of their recent contributions at meetings -- Charnock, Hatcher, Zhang, Brockway, and Binkley

Thurs. Apr. 23, 1998, Undergraduate Honors presenations and Sigma Pi Sigma Ceremony

Thurs. Apr 30, 1998, Physics T-shirt distribution; short presentation by Professor Eric Carlson.


Tentative schedule -- please check announcements and abstracts of seminars.
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