Tue Mar 28, 2017

Particle Physics Seminar: Dr. Wolfgang Altmannshofer, Univ of Cincinnati

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
415 Nieuwland Science Hall

Flavorful Higgs bosons

Dr. Wolfgang Altmannshofer
Assistant Professor, Department of Physics
University of Cincinnati…

Posted In: Particle Physics Seminar

Special Lecture: Prof. William Bialek, Princeton University

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
101 Jordan Hall of Science

More perfect than we imagined: A physicist’s view of life

Prof. William Bialek
John Archibald Wheeler/Battell Professor in Physics
Princeton University

Sponsors:
Our Universe Revealed -- Physics for Everyone
Lynch Lecture Series, College of Science
Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Series…

Posted In: Special Lectures and Events

Wed Mar 29, 2017

Physics Colloquium: Dr. Jonathan Crass, University of Notre Dame

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
118 Nieuwland Science Hall

Next Generation Science using Adaptive Optics

Dr. Jonathan Crass
Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Notre Dame…

Posted In: Colloquia

John Herschel, Charles Darwin, and the “Mystery of Mysteries”

8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
DVT, Jordan Hall of Science

John Herschel, Charles Darwin, and the “Mystery of Mysteries”

Why did John Herschel react so warily to Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution by natural selection? Prof. Richard Bellon of Michigan State University has located the answer in Herschel’s deep philosophical commitment to the belief that a calm regularity underlies the natural world. In the eyes of the great astronomer, Darwin’s explanation of species origin relied on a process of “higgledy-piggledy” that could not account for natural order and harmony.…

Posted In: Special Lectures and Events

Mon Apr 3, 2017

Nuclear Physics Seminar: Prof. Jorge Piekarewicz, FSU

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
124 Nieuwland Science Hall

The Nuclear Physics of Neutron Stars

Prof. Jorge Piekarewicz
Florida State University

Hosted by Prof. Surman

Posted In: Nuclear Seminar

Tue Apr 4, 2017

Astrophysics Seminar: Prof. Lan Nguyen, Hanoi Nat'l University

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
184 Nieuwland Science Hall

Title TBA

Prof. Lan Nguyen
Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Notre Dame
Associate Professor, Hanoi National University

Hosted by Prof. Mathews

Posted In: Astrophysics Seminar

Particle Physics Seminar: Prof. Stephen Martin, Northern Illinois University

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
415 Nieuwland Science Hall

Signal/background interference for dijet resonances at the LHC

Dr. Stephen Martin
Distinguished Research Professor
Distinguished Teaching Professor
Physics Department, Northern Illinois University…

Posted In: Particle Physics Seminar

Our Universe Revealed: Dr. Laura Bland

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
101 Jordan Hall of Science

Space Oddities: How Eclipses, Comets, and other Celestial Events Changed Human History

Dr. Laura Bland
Visiting Assistant Professor, Program of Liberal Studies
University of Notre Dame…

Posted In: Special Lectures and Events

Wed Apr 5, 2017

Physics Colloquium/Miller Endowed Lecture: Prof. Gary Feldman, Harvard University

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
118 Nieuwland Science Hall

Neutrinos: What We Have Learned and What We Have Left to Learn

Prof. Gary Feldman
Harvard University…

Posted In: Colloquia and Special Lectures and Events

Thu Apr 6, 2017

Condensed Matter Seminar: Dr. Eok Kyun Lee, KAIST

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
184 Nieuwland Science Hall

Understanding Hydrodynamics from Molecular Dynamics

Dr. Eok Kyun Lee, KAIST
Guest Research Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Notre Dame

Hosted by Prof. Kathie Newman

Posted In: Condensed Matter Seminar

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