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WFU Physics Colloquium Schedule -- Fall 1999


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. Aug. 26, 1999, Welcoming "Tea" (2:45 PM) and first seminar (4 PM) -- Dr. Carmen Molina-Paris, Los Alamos National Laboratory -- Early Universe: Big Bang and Inflationary Cosmology. Note -- refreshments at 2:45 PM, welcoming announcements at 3:15 PM.

Thurs. Sept 2, 1999, Physics Research Opportunities at WFU -- part I (Theoretical and Computational Physics)

Thurs. Sept. 9, 1999, Physics Research Opportunities at WFU -- part II (Experimental Physics)

Thurs. Sept. 16, 1999 -- Postponed until 10/21/99 due to threat of Floyd -- Professor Patrick J. Moyer, UNCC -- Optical Spectroscopy of Porous Silicon: Implications towards a Chemical Sensor

Thurs. Sept. 23, 1999, Professor Abdessadek Lachgar, WFU Chemistry -- Framework Engineering in Niobium Oxochloride Cluster Chemistry

Thurs. Sept. 30, 1999, Professor Carol K. Hall, NCSU -- "Computer Simulation Studies of Protein Folding and Aggregation"

Thurs. Oct. 7, 1999, Presentation of teaching award to WFU alumna, Deborah Waldron

Thurs. Oct. 14, 1999, (Fall Holiday 10/15/99)

Thurs. Oct. 21, 1999, Professor Patrick J. Moyer, UNCC -- Optical Spectroscopy of Porous Silicon: Implications towards a Chemical Sensor

Thurs. Oct. 28, 1999, Professor Robert Hochmuth, Duke -- Micropipette Suction and the Mechanical Behavior of Single Cells

Thurs. Nov. 4, 1999, Professor Yi-Fen Yen , WFUSM -- Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Human Brain Function

Thurs. Nov. 11, 1999, Professor E. Ward Plummer, U. Tennessee -- Surfaces: a playground for physics with broken symmetry in reduced dimensionality

Thurs. Nov. 18, 1999, Gordon Smith , U. Miss -- "An Introduction to Thermal Acoustics"

Thurs. Nov. 25, 1999, (Thanksgiving Holiday)

Thurs. Dec. 2, 1999, Professor Stephen Reynolds, NCSU -- "Supernova Remnant Shock Waves: Nature's Particle Accelerators."


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