The Catholic University of America

 

Spring 2017 Semester

Date:  Wednesday 18-Jan-2017 
Time: 4:00 pm (Refreshments served at 3:45)
Speaker: Dr. Joel Coley
Title: 
A Multiwavelength Study of the Gamma-ray Binaries 1FGL J1018.6-5856 and LMC P3
Host: Dr. Steve Kraemer

 

Date: Wednesday 1-Feb-2017 
Time: 4:00 pm (Refreshments served at 3:45)
Speaker: Dr. Christopher Raub
Title: Noninvasive Assessment of Articular Cartilage Using Quantitative Optial Techniques
Host: Dr. Wiklind 

Date: Wednesday 8-Feb-2017 
Time: 4:00 pm (Refreshments served at 3:45)
Speaker: James Maxwell
Title: Applications of Polarized He-3 Ion Sources for Ghostbusting 
Host: Dr. Tanja Horn & Dr. Ian Pegg

Date: Wednesday 15-Feb-2017 
Time: 4:00 pm (Refreshments served at 3:45)
Speaker: Dr. Kalman Knizhnik
Title: The Role of Magnetic Helicity in the Structure and Heating of the Solar Corona 
Host: Dr. Vadim Uritsky

Date: Wednesday 1-Mar-2017 
Time: 4:00 pm (Refreshments served at 3:45)
Speaker: Dr. Weston L. Tew
Title: Foundations of Modern Temperature Measurement and the SI Kelvin: From Water Triple Points to the Boltzmann Constant
Host: Dr.
 Sarkar

Date: Wednesday 22-Mar-2017 
Adminstrative Friday 

Date: Wednesday 29-Mar-2017 
Time: 4:00 pm (Refreshments served at 3:45)
Speaker: Dr.
 Carol Christian, Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore 
Title: Amazing Space Telescope: Science, Education, and Art into the 2020's
Host: Dr. Tommy Wiklind 

Date: Wednesday 5-Apr-2017 
Time: 4:00 pm (Refreshments served at 3:45)
Speaker: Dr. Maria Baldini
Title: Emerging Materials Under Pressure
Host: Dr. Vadim Uritsky

Date: Wednesday 19-Apr-2017 
Time: 4:00 pm (Refreshments served at 3:45)
Speaker: Dr. Xiaolong Luo
Title:
Host: Dr. Abhijit Sarkar
 

Date: Wednesday 26-Apr-2017 
Time: 4:00 pm (Refreshments served at 3:45)
Speaker: Dr. Winnie Wong-Ng 
Title: Overview of the Thermoelectric Research at NIST
Host: Dr. Sarkar

Past Colloquia

  • Spring 2014
  • Spring 2017