Colloquia 2009-2010

Unless otherwise noted, all colloquia take place at 4pm in PSC 3046.  Coffee/Tea, and usually doughnuts, are served at 3:45pm in PSC 3046.

Information for Speakers

April 7: Megan Cuthbertson, Jeremie Thorbahn, and Marielle Lespérance (Honours theses talks)
March 26: Ben Jantzen and Patrick Longobardi (Honours theses talks)
March 25: Dr. Iain A. Brown, Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics, University of Oslo: A Weak Dark Sector from Averaging
March 19: Alex Marshall and Bryan MacDonald (Honours / Adv. Major talks)
March 5: No talk (midterm recess)
February 26: No talk (Friday before midterm recess)
February 12: Dr. Anuraj Panwar, Department of Physics, St Francis Xavier University: Parametric Instabilities in Inertially and Magnetically Confined Plasmas
February 5: No talk (AUPAC)
January 22: Dr. Mike Silver, St. Martha's Regional Hospital, Antigonish: Artifacts in Medical Imaging
January 15: Alex Marshall (Honours / Adv. Major talks)
January 8: Megan Cuthbertson and Jeremy Thorbahn (Honours / Adv. Major talks)
November 27: Marielle Lespérance and Brock Fraser (Honours / Adv. Major talks)
November 13: Dr. Rob Adamson, Dalhousie University: The Physics of Hearing
November 6: Juliane Behrend, Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, StFX: The Averaging Problem and Cosmological Observations
October 30: Dr. Hermann Eberl, University of Guelph: Bacteria yelling
October 23: Dr. Jacek Furdyna, University of Notre Dame, U.S.A.: Making Semiconductors Ferromagnetic: Opportunities and Challenges
October 9: Dr. Mikko Karttunen, University of Western Ontario: Molecular simulations: from kidney stones to perpetual motion machines
October 2: Dr. Geoffrey Lee-Dadswell, Cape Breton University: Transport in One Dimension: Old Puzzles, New Applications and Implications
September 25: Dr. Mohammad Ahmady, Mount Allison University: b-quark physics at LHC
September 18: Dr. Oleg Volkov, StFX: Control and optimization of physical systems

Information on previous talks