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WFU Physics Colloquium Schedule -- Fall 2000


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. 31, 2000, Welcoming "Tea" and introduction to WFU Physics Department ; Physics Research Opportunities Part I

Thurs. Sept. 7, 2000, Physics Research Opportunities Part II

Thurs. Sept. 14, 2000, Machele Bailey, WFU -- Physics Demo Show

Thurs. Sept. 21, 2000, James Huang, WFU -- Masters' Thesis Presentation -- "Deformability of Sickle Red Blood Cells in Vitro Exposure to Hydroxyurea"

Thurs. Sept. 28, 2000 Professor Larry Martin, North Park U. -- WebAssign: A Teacher's View

Thurs. Oct. 5, 2000 Dr. Bruce Schmukler, RF Micro Devices -- RF Micro Devices: GaAs HBT and More

Thurs. Oct. 12, 2000 Dr. Thomas Baumgarte, U. Illinois -- "The Innermost Stable Circular Orbit in Compact Binaries"

Thurs. Oct. 19, 2000 (Fall break on 10/20/00)

Thurs. Oct. 26, 2000 Professor Jacqueline Krim, NCSU -- Nanotribology: The Atomic-Scale Origins of Friction

Fri. Nov. 3, 2000 Professor Frank Tsui, UNC -- Atomic scale synthesis and characterization of nanoscale materials ( Note Friday schedule.)

Thurs. Nov. 9, 2000 Dr. Alice Hawthorne Allen, VPI -- Unlocking the Secrets of the Strange Quark Sea

Thurs. Nov. 16, 2000 Professor Lobos Mitas, NCSU -- Electronic structure by quantum Monte Carlo methods: molecules, nanoclusters and solids

Thurs. Nov. 23 2000 (no seminar -- Thanksgiving Day)

Thurs. Nov. 30, 2000 Professor Yaorong Ge, WFU -- Geometric Deformable Model and Its Applications in Virtual Colonoscopy

Thurs. Dec. 7, 2000 Dr. Celeste Sagui, NIEHS -- Towards Realistic Simulations of Biophysical Molecules


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