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Colloquia from 2012 - 2013

for the Academic Year
2012-2013
(July 2012 through June 2013)

Date/Time Speaker Title/Host

Our Colloquia are presented (unless otherwise noted) on THURSDAYS at 1:30 p.m. in PAB Room 100 (*NEW* Seminar Room on the Main Floor (south side) of the Physics & Astronomy Building).


Fall Term 
2013:   

PREVIOUS Colloquia:
   
Thursday
April 25 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Avery Broderick
Department of Physics & Astronomy
University of Waterloo & Perimeter Institute

Thursday
April 18 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Gap Soo Chang
Department of Physics & Engineering Physics
University of Saskatchewan

Thursday
April 11 
10:30 a.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Oleg Rubel
Thunder Bay Regional Research Institute (TBRRI)
& Physics Department, Lakehead University

* TUESDAY *
April 9 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Robert Boyd
Institute for Quantum Photonics
University of Ottawa

* TUESDAY *
April 9 
10:30 a.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Adrian Owen
Canada Excellence Research Chair
The Brain and Mind Institute, Western University 

Undergrad Conference - INVITED TALK

Thursday
April 4 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Juan Peralta
Department of Physics and Science of Advanced Materials
Central Michigan University

* MONDAY *
March 25 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Adam Burgasser
Center for Astrophysics and Space Sciences
University of California, San Diego

Thursday
March 21 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Sally Oey
Department of Astronomy
University of Michigan

Thursday
March 14 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Chitra Rangan
Department of Physics
University of Windsor

Thursday
March 7 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Stefi Baum
Director of the Center for Imaging Science
Rochester Institute of Technology

Thursday
February 28 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Ann Hornschemeier
NASA - Goddard Space Flight Center
Greenbelt, Maryland

X-ray emission from galaxies across cosmic time   

Host: P. Barmby / S. Gallagher
Thursday
February 14 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Xiao-Gang Wen
Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
Waterloo ON 

Thursday
February 7 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. John de Bruyn
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Western University

Thursday
January 31 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Natasha Lepore
Radiology Department, Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern California, Los Angeles

Thursday
January 24 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Styliani (Stella) Constas
Department of Chemistry
Western University

Thursday
January 17 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Volodya Miranskyy
Department of Applied Mathematics
Western University

Thursday
January 10 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Andrea Soddu
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Western University

Letting the brain rest   

Host: S. Basu
Thursday
December 6 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Jay Strader
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Michigan State University

Thursday
November 22 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Natalia Toro
Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
Waterloo ON 

Thursday
November 15 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Douglas Scott
Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of British Columbia

Thursday
November 8 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Ratna Naik
Department of Physics
Wayne State University

Thursday
November 1 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Sajeev John
Department of Physics
University of Toronto

Thursday
October 25 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

- CANCELLED -

Dr. Carlos Silva
Department of Physics
Université de Montréal

The dependence of charge recombination dynamics on the solid-state microstructure in neat, semicrystalline polymeric semiconductors

Host: M. Singh
Thursday
October 18 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Howard Lee
Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Georgia

Defining chaos the physics way

Host: R. Valluri / S. Basu
Thursday
October 11 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Fred Adams
Department of Physics
University of Michigan

TUESDAY
October 9 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

JOINT SEMINAR with collaboration from the Centre for Planetary Science and Exploration (CPSX)

Dr. Jay Melosh
Department of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences
Purdue University

Thursday
October 4 
5:00 p.m.
Conron Hall (UC 224)

ELIZABETH LAIRD MEMORIAL LECTURE

Dr. Rocky Kolb
Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics
University of Chicago

Thursday
September 27 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Jerry Battista
Chair, Department of Medical Biophysics, Western University
Director, Physics Research & Education, London Regional Cancer Program

Thursday
September 20 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. John Bush
Department of Mathematics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Thursday
September 13 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Michael Cushing
Ritter Astrophysical Research Center
University of Toledo

Thursday
September 6 
1:30 p.m.
PAB Seminar Room 100

Dr. Pauline Barmby
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Western University