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TALKS THIS WEEK AND NEXT 
Tuesday, March 28, 3:30 PM, Physics Building Room 204Nuclear
Raphael Dupre, Institut de Physique Nucléaire d'Orsay
Wednesday, March 29, 3:30 PM, Physics Building Room 204High Energy
Keith Olive, University of Minnesota
Thursday, March 30, 11:00 AM, Physics Building Room 313Condensed Matter
Gaurav Giri, University of Virginia, Chemical Engineering
"Small organic molecules have had a dramatic impact on our health and daily life over the past century. Small molecule pharmaceuticals have increased ..." More >
Friday, March 31, 9:00 AM, The Rotunda Room Dome RoomColloquium
George Crabtree, Joint Center for Energy Storage Research (JCESR) Argonne National Laboratory and University of Illinois at Chicago
"The high energy density and low cost of lithium-ion batteries have created a revolution in personal electronics through laptops, tablets, smart ..." More >
Friday, March 31, 3:30 PM, Physics Building Room 204Colloquium
Kirsten Tollefson, Michigan State University
"The High Altitude Water Cherenkov (HAWC) Gamma-ray Observatory was completed in March 2015 and is now giving us a new view of the sky. HAWC is a ..." More >
Thursday, April 6, 11:00 AM, Physics Building Room 313Condensed Matter
Jon Machta, University of Massachusetts
"http://people.umass.edu/machta/ " More >
Friday, April 7, 3:30 PM, Physics Building Room 204Colloquium
Maxim Olshanii, University of Massachusetts
Pennies from Heaven
From USA TODAY: "There's a tale we've all heard: A penny dropped from the top of the Empire State Building would fall at such a rate it would impale and kill anyone ... More >
Louca Elected President of NSSA
Prof. Despina Louca has been elected to serve a four year term as President of the Neutron Scattering Society of America. See  http://neutronscattering.org and ... More >
DeZoort Wins Best Poster Award at 2016 PhysCon
Gage DeZoort's poster,  Anomalous Signal Reduction in the CMS ECAL Trigger, won a Best Poster award at the  2016 Quadrennial ... More >
Faculty Profile:
Olivier Pfister. (Professor). Olivier Pfister’s research focuses on experimental quantum optics and quantum information. The quantum ...More >
Student Profile:
Brian Richards. (Graduate Student). My current project entails controlling the separation of Rubidium atoms in a magneto-optical trap (MOT) by ...More >