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2021 Colloquium Schedule

Fall 2021 – Colloquia will be held on Thursdays in Webster 17

Come meet the speaker over coffee & cookies at 3:45 pm in the foyer on the Ground floor above the lecture hall.
Colloquium begins at 4:10 pm.

Colloquium will be held in person, upholding current WSU COVID-19 policy & procedures. For those that cannot attend in person, please join us on ZOOM!

Meeting ID: 910 2578 6983

Passcode: physastro

You can help support these events by giving to the Physics Excellence Fund or the S Town Stephenson Lectureship

Date Speaker and Talk Title
August 26 Brian Saam, Washington State University
Title: State of the Department
September 2 Ruprecht Machleidt, University of Idaho
Title: The Dream of the German Atomic Bomb
September 9 Sue Dexheimer, Washington State University
Title: Ultrafast Dynamics of Quasiparticle Formation in Structurally Tunable Materials
September 16 Matthew McQuinn, University of Washington
Title: Cosmology Today
September 23 Michael Koss, Eureka Scientific
Title: Tending the Fire: Results from the BASS Survey on Black Hole Growth in the Local Universe
September 30 Andrew Steiner, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Title: Multi-messenger Astronomy and the Physics of Hot and Dense Matter
October 7 Amy Reines, Montana State University
Title: Supermassive Black Holes in Dwarf Galaxies
October 14 Craig Cahillane, LIGO/CalTech
October 21 Armita Nourmohammad, University of Washington
October 28 Boris Blinov, University of Washington
November 4 Angela Di Fulvio, University of Illinois
November 11 Veteran’s Day
No Colloquium
November 18 Peter Palffy-Muhoray, Kent State University
November 25 Thanksgiving
No Colloquium
December 2 Undergraduate Poster Session
December 9 Dead Week
December 16 Finals Week



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