Western Kentucky University
Department of Physics and Astronomy

Colloquia Schedule

Spring 2019 Semester

2019‑01‑28

Dr. Swagato Banerjee

Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Louisville

2019‑02‑04

Dr. Serban Smadici

"Ultrafast magnetism and thermal transport in nanostructures", University of Louisville, Department of Physics and Astronomy

2019‑02‑11

Dr. Andrea George

"Physics and Sustainability Go Together Like Peas and Carrots", Sustainability and Environmental Management Office (SEMO), Vanderbilt University

2019‑03‑04

Spring Break

"Spring Break"

2019‑03‑11

Dr. Mats Selen

"Reforming Intro Physics Labs to Focus on Innovation, Creativity, and Scientific Skills", Department of Physics, University of Illinois

2019‑04‑01

Dr. Mary Kidd

"Neutron Inelastic Scattering on 134Xe at En = 5 - 8 MeV", Department of Pysics, Tennessee Technological University

2019‑04‑08

Dr. Emily Smith

"Transforming labs to engage students in critical thinking", Laboratory of Atomic and Solid State Physics, Cornell 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 EST 260. Coffee and snacks are available beginning at 3:30.