Seminars and Lectures

Fall 2017

4:25pm in Room 221 Kreger Hall, unless otherwise noted

Aug 30 - No Seminar

Sept 6 - Faculty Poster Presentations, Lower Level Kreger Hall

Sept 13 - Kevin Wood, University of Michigan
"Population density modulates antibiotic efficacy, treatment bistability, and the evolution of resistance in bacteria"

Sept 20 - Undergraduate Research Presentations

  • Tiago Schaeffer, "Scintillator on Sample Technologies for Coarse Spectroscopy of Soft De-excitation Radiation"
  • Amber Williams, "Numerical modeling of fNIRS for brain imaging"

Sept 27 - Undergraduate Research Presentations

  • Jayson Rook, "Cavity QED in Novel Structures"
  • Stone Oliver, "Quantum Key Distribution and the Quest for the Holy Modes"

Oct 4 - Rajan Gurjar, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Single Photon 3-D Ladar"

Oct 11 - Joseph R. Priest Lecture on Interdisciplinary and Transformative Science Research
Alumnus Brant Watson, University of Miami
"Physical Thinking and Improbable Innovation in Biomedical Research"

Oct 18 - Gil Summy, Oklahoma State University
"Optical potentials for atoms: from Bose-Einstein condensation to quantum chaos"

Oct 25 - Robert Brecha, University of Dayton
"Climate Change and Sustainability: What's Working and Where do we Stand?"


Nov 1 - No Seminar

Nov 8 - Thomas Greenslade, Kenyon College
"Adventures with Oscillations and Waves"

Nov 15 - Gabriel Spalding, Illinois Wesleyan University
"Just another day at the office: Faster-than-light imaging and violations of local realism"

Nov 22 - No Seminar, Thanksgiving break

Nov 29 - Maarij Syed, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology


Dec 6 - Warren Grice, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
"Spectral and Spatial Entanglement in Spontaneous Parametric Downconversion"