- Careers in Optics, Photonics, and Engineering; Graduate School vs. Industry Thursday, March 22, 2018
Dr. Middlebrook will talk about various options including both industrial and graduate school that are available to engineering/science students pursuing degrees with an emphasis in the areas of optics and photonics.
- Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Nicholas P. Loutrel Friday, March 23, 2018
On Friday, March 23rd, from 1:10 to 4:00 pm, in 258 Barnard Hall, Nicholas P. Loutrel, candidate for a Ph.D. in Physics, will defend his thesis entitled, "Eccentric Compact Binaries: ...
- Physics Colloquium - New Tools for Galactic Archaeology from the Milky Way Friday, March 23, 2018
One of the critical components for understanding galaxy evolution is understanding the Milky Way Galaxy itself -- its detailed structure and chemo-dynamical properties, as well as fundamental stellar physics, which we can only study in detail locally.
- Special Nobel Laureate Physics Colloquium - The Story of Photonics and Single Molecules Thursday, April 5, 2018
Experiments leading to the first optical detection and spectroscopy of a single molecule in the condensed phase led to super-resolution fluorescence microscopy and a new frontier in observations in live cells with resolutions down to 20-40 nm and below.