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Bernhard Adams - Senior Research Scientist at Incom, Inc.
Oct 25, 2018 - 3:30pm
Department of Physics - Colloquia - PS 111
The 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics was given to innovations in laser optics and how they can be applied in the bio-medical field. The prize was split between two innovations that, at first sight, have little in common: optical tweezers and chirped-pulse amplification. There is, nonetheless, a deeper... read more
Thu.
Oct 25
Aram Apyan - MIT
Nov 1, 2018 - 3:30pm
Department of Physics - Colloquia - PS 111
The electroweak sector of the Standard Model (SM) of particles can be tested either with precision measurements of fundamental observables or with direct tests of its underlying non-Abelian gauge structure. Precise measurements of the weak mixing angle and the mass of the W boson probe the... read more
Thu.
Nov 1
Anita Nikolich - Illinois Tech
Nov 8, 2018 - 3:30pm
Department of Physics - Colloquia - PS 111
Creating a trustworthy environment for open science is critical. How can we best do this as scientific collaborations become global and interdisciplinary, the capacity of instruments and cyberinfrastructure increases, and the resulting data sets explode in volume? Most enterprise IT practices are... read more
Thu.
Nov 8