Colloquia and Events

Abstract for this week's colloquium (Thursday, Mar. 23, 3:05 – 4:20 pm):

Edgar Mendoza Colloquium


Thursday, March 23, 2023

Login 2:55 pm; Talk 3:05 pm



Spring 2023 Dept of Physics and Astronomy Colloquium Schedule

(will be updated throughout the semester)

  • Jan 26   No talk, first week of class
  • Feb 2     Dr. Federica Surace, Institute for Quantum Information and Matter (IQIM), Caltech, "Quantum simulation for high-energy physics"
  • Feb 9     Dr. Margaret Lazzarini, High Energy Astrophysics Group, Caltech, "An X-ray View of the Evolution of Massive Binary Stars"
  • Feb 16   Dr. Emilie Royer, Planetary Science Institute (PSI), "Surface composition of the icy moons of Saturn and Jupiter
  • Feb 23   Dr. Allison Towner, University of Florida (UF), "Massive Star Formation in Milky Way Protoclusters"
  • Mar 2     Dr. Maria Charisi, Vanderbilt University, "Frontiers of multi-messenger astrophysics with pulsar timing arrays"
  • Mar 9     Dr. Tara Fetherolf, University of California, Riverside (UCR), "Structural Evolution of Galaxies & Star-Planet Connections"
  • Mar 16   Dr. Riccardo DeSalvo, Ultra Safe Nuclear, "The era of Ultra Safe Nuclear Micro Modular Reactors"
  • Mar 23   Dr. Edgar Mendoza, Redondo Optics Inc., "Advanced Fiber Optic Sensors for Applications Where Weight, Size, and Power are Critical for Operations."
  • Mar 30  No Talk, Spring Break
  • Apr 6
  • Apr 13
  • Apr 20
  • Apr 27
  • May 5
  • May 11