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New Mexico State University
Department of Physics
Colloquium

Physics Colloquium Series - Spring 2017

Contact: Michael Engelhardt, 575-646-4393, engel@nmsu.edu


Jan Feb Mar Apr May
January

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Thursday, January 19, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Gardiner Hall, Room 230
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Interaction of electrons and ions in materials: Dielectric screening and non-adiabatic dynamics

André Schleife
(University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)

Thursday, January 26, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Gardiner Hall, Room 230
Host: S. Zollner

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February

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Thursday, February 2, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Gardiner Hall, Room 230
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Thursday, February 9, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Gardiner Hall, Room 230
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Thursday, February 16, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Gardiner Hall, Room 230
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Recent Advances in the Physics of Baseball

Alan Nathan
(University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)

Thursday, February 23, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Gardiner Hall, Room 230
Host: Ma. Burkardt

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March

The Evolving Picture of the Proton

Matthew Sievert
(Los Alamos National Laboratory)


Thursday, March 2, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Gardiner Hall, Room 230
Host: B. Kiefer

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Thursday, March 9, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Gardiner Hall, Room 230
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The (3D-) Structure of the Nucleon

Marc Schlegel
(University of Tübingen)

Thursday, March 16, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Gardiner Hall, Room 230
Host: Ma. Burkardt

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No Colloquium (Spring Break)


Thursday, March 23

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Giant Planet Shielding of the Inner Solar System Revisited: Blending Celestial Mechanics with Advanced Computation

William Newman
(UCLA)

Tuesday, March 28, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Gardiner Hall, Room 230
Host: J. Ni

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Three-dimensional distributions of quarks and gluons inside the nucleon

Cristian Pisano
(University of Pavia)

Thursday, March 30, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Gardiner Hall, Room 230
Host: M. Engelhardt

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April

A Search for Dark Matter using an Accelerator and a Neutrino Detector

Tyler Thornton
(Indiana University)


Thursday, April 6, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Gardiner Hall, Room 230
Host: R. Cooper

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Studying the proton and neutron using high-performance computing

Jeremy Green
(DESY Zeuthen)


Thursday, April 13, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Gardiner Hall, Room 230
Host: S. Pate

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Thursday, April 20, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Gardiner Hall, Room 230
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The Fundamental Science Program on Sandia's Z-machine

Thomas R. Mattsson
(Sandia National Laboratories)


Thursday, April 27, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Gardiner Hall, Room 230
Host: B. Kiefer

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May

Gene silencing therapy for human neurodegenerative disease

Don Cleveland
(UC San Diego)

Monday, May 1, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Domenici Hall Auditorium
Host: S. Zollner

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Spectroscopic Ellipsometry and Polarimetry - a perspective

David Aspnes
(North Carolina State University)

Thursday, May 4, 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Gardiner Hall, Room 230
Host: S. Zollner

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