Physics Colloquia meet in Regents Hall 210 at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesdays unless otherwise noted.
2015 Spring Semester Seminars
March 4: C3PO: Customizable Computer Coaches for Physics Online Speaker Evan Frodermann ’02, University of Minnesota See video
March 25: From Protons to Pictures: A Physicist in Medical Imaging . Speaker Kay Pepin ’10, Ph.D. Candidate, Biomedical Engineering at Mayo Graduate School See video
April 15: Career Panel. Panelists Roberto Zayas, St. Olaf Piper Center & Brian Borovsky, St. Olaf Professor of Physics.
2014 Fall Semester Seminars
September 10: Physics Demonstrations. Come see your favorite physics professors offer some of their favorite demonstrations and hear about our colloquium schedule for the fall! See video
September 24: Ultrafast Electron Microscopy: Imaging at the Space-Time Limit Speaker David J. Flannigan, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Minnesota See Video
October 8: What can you do with a science degree? A career in patents! Speakers Scott Berger ’08 & Jonathan Sry, both of IBM Patent Drafting Center See Video
October 22: Joint Poster Session with students from St. Olaf & Carleton College Physics Departments, 3:30 Fourth Floor Atrium see photos
November 5: The Differences in Onset Time of Conjugate Substorms Speaker James Weygand ’92, UCLA, Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences Department See Video
November 19: Student Panel on Summer RUEs. Speakers: Jon Schut ’15, Sara Swenson ’15, Daniel Hickox-Young ’16, Emily Witt ’17 See Video