Western Kentucky University
Department of Physics and Astronomy

Colloquia Schedule

Fall 2017 Semester

2017‑08‑28

WKU Physics Majors & Graduate

"Research Projects Updates", Department of Physics and Astronomy, Western Kentucky University

2017‑09‑11

WKU Physics Majors & Graduate

"Undergraduate Research Projects", Department of Physics and Astronomy, Western Kentucky University

2017‑09‑18

Dr. Sergio Mendes

"Photonics for Investigations in Nano-Structured Systems", Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Louisville

2017‑09‑25

Dr. Andrew Hirsch

"20 Years of Matter and Interactions at Purdue The Journey Continues", Department of Physics and Astronomy, Purdue University

2017‑10‑02

Jeremy Jenkins

"Your Path to the Interview Table", The Center for Career & Professional Development, Western Kentucky University

2017‑10‑09

Alexander Larin

"ARTIFICIAL OLFACTORY SYSTEM FOR MULTICOMPONENTAL ANALYSIS OF GAS MIXTURES", Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Louisville

2017‑10‑16

Naomi Mcafee

"Evolution of Technology", Westinghouse Electric Corporation

2017‑10‑23

Dr. Charles Poteet

"The Composition of Cosmic Dust in Interstellar and Circumstellar Environments"Space Telescope Science Institute,

2017‑11‑06

Dr. Thomas Jarvis

"Optical physics at Eastern Kentucky and in Low Earth Orbit", Department of Physics and Astronomy, Eastern Kentucky Unviersity

2017‑11‑13

Dr. Steve Lindaas

"Emphasizing Programming for Intro Physics to Reinforce Mental Models", Department of Physics and Astronomy, Minnesota State University, Moorhead

2017‑11‑20

WKU Physics Majors

"Senior project presentations", Department of Physics and Astronomy, Western Kentucky University

2017‑11‑27

WKU Physics Majors

"Senior project presentations", Department of Physics and Astronomy, Western Kentucky University


The Department of Physics and Astronomy hosts colloquia on a regular basis during the academic year.  The colloquia are typically held on Monday afternoons at 4:00 in TCCW 201. Coffee and snacks are available beginning at 3:30 just outside of TCCW 201.