Physics Colloquia meet in Regents Hall 210 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. on Wednesdays unless otherwise noted.


2015 Fall Semester Seminars

September 16 – Faculty Demo show See video
September 30 – Speaker: Pete Dahlberg, University of Chicago.  Title:  Two-Dimensional Electronic Spectroscopy Reveals Ultrafast Energy Transfer Events In Photosynthesis.  See the video.
October 5 – 7:00 pm at Carleton College.  Speaker: Paul McKuen, Cornell University.  The Art and Science of Nanoscale Carbon
October 21 – Speaker: Michael Rutkowski; Research Associate, Institute for Astrophysics at the University of Minnesota.  A (very) abridged view of 25 years of discoveries with the Hubble Space Telescope.  See the video.
December 9 – Speaker: Professor Russell Holmes; Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at the University of Minnesota Directing excited state transport in organic semiconductors for enhanced photoconversion in solar cells

2016 Spring Semester Seminars

February 17 – Speaker: Holger Müller, Assistant Professor of Physics, University of California, Berkeley; Testing the Standard Model and Searching for the Dark Side Using Atomic Physics
March 2 – Speaker: Demian Cho, Assistant Professor, St. Mary’s University-Winona, Minnesota; Neutron Stars as a Laboratory
March 16 – Speaker: Sam Kelly, Assistant Professor, Large Lakes Observatory and Dept. of Physics, University of Minnesota Duluth; title TBA


See Colloquium Archives, 2005-2014