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Fall 2004    Schedule

Aug. 23 Dr. Doug Wells, Dr. Wendland Beezhold, Dr. Philip Cole, and Dr. Eddie Tatar, ISU Physics Research Summaries
Aug. 30 Dr. Doug Wells, ISU Physics, Radiation Research Opportunities at the IAC: A Sales-Pitch
Sept. 6 Labor Day, No Colloquium
Sept. 13 Dr. Eduardo Farfan,  South Carolina State University, A Probabilistic Respiratory Tract Dosimetry Model with Applications to Alpha-Paraticle, Beta-Particle, and Gamma-Ray emitters
Sept. 20 Dr. Brian Pyper, Brigham Young University Idaho, Why Should We Care About PER? Physics Education Research: History and Notable Results
Sept. 27 Dr. Richard Reimann, Boise State University, Physics on Trial
Oct. 4 Dr. Andre Afanasev, Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, Probing Structure of Matter with Electron Accelerators at Jefferson Lab
Oct. 5 Dr. Gerard Gilfoyle, University of Richmond, Picking Winners: Emerging Technologies for Countering Terrorism
Oct. 11 Dr. Charles Torre, Utah State University, Gravitation: 2300 Years Later
Oct. 18 Dr. Stephan LeBohec, University of Utah, Ground Based Gamma Ray Astronomy: In Quest for the Origin of Cosmic Rays
Oct. 25 Dr. Mike Taylor, Utah State University, Imaging studies of atmospheric gravity waves
Nov. 1 Martin HackworthISU PhysicsVisceral Physics - Motorcycles
Nov. 8 Dr. Colin Inglefield, Weber State University, Microwave Modulated Photoluminescence: A Probe of Semiconductor Surfaces
Nov. 15 Dr. Daryl Macomb, Boise State University, Timing Neutron Stars
Nov. 22 Thanksgiving Break, No Colloquium
Nov. 29 Dr. George Lolos, University of Regina, Saskatchewan, Gluonic Excitations, the Key to Understanding Confinement
Dec. 6 Dr. Linda DeVeaux, ISU Biological SciencesSurviving the Stress:  Radiation Effects in Microbes

Spring 2005    Tentative Schedule

Jan. 24 Jon Stoner, American Microsystems, Inc., An introduction to IC manufacturing and AMI Semiconductor
Jan. 31 Dr. Philip Cole, ISU Physics, The Physics with Linearly-Polarized Photons in Hall B of JLab
Feb. 7 Dr. Townsend Zwart, MIT Laboratory for Nuclear Science, CW Electron Beams at 30 MeV, Pulse Stretchers – Microtrons and Superconducting Linacs
Feb. 14 Masoud M. Beitollahi, ISU Physics, Use of Trace Radioactivity to Identify Recent Sedimentation Rate in Persian Gulf
Feb. 21 Presidents Day, No Colloquium
Feb. 28 Rod Mueller, T-Mobile USA, Modern Mobile Telecommunications with focus on GSM (Global System for Mobile Communications)
Mar. 7 Dr. Justin Peatross, Brigham Young University, Gruppengeschwindigkeit and the Homer Simpson Effect
Mar. 14 Spring Break, No Colloquium
Mar. 21 Dr. Dave Wall, City College of San Francisco, Physics of Magic
Mar. 28 Dr. Daniel Dale, University of Kentucky, A High Precision Measurement of the Neutral Pi Meson
Apr. 4 Dr. Scott Hughes, ISU Geosciences, Tsunami: How They Work and How We Cope With Them
Apr. 11 Dr. Vesselin Dimitrov, Idaho Accelerator Center, Pulsed Power Diagnostics and Control Systems
Apr. 18 Dr. Richard Smith, Montana State University, Restraining the Laws of Nature with a Layer of Atoms
Apr. 22, 12:00 Noon Dr. Ajit Roy, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nuclear Materials Research at UNLV
Apr. 25
Dr. Richard Brey, Idaho State University, Considering differences between NCRP 49 and NCRP 147

May. 2
Dr. Daniel Schroeder, Weber State University, Electron-Positron Annihilation

Unless specifically mentioned, all talks will be at 4:00 pm on Mondays in PS 132.

contact: shropshi@physics.isu.edu
Last modified 4/19/2005