Bryn Mawr Physics Department Events

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Colloquia and Journal Club
(Fall 2014–Spring 2015)

Unless specified, colloquia take place in the Dorothy Vernon Room in Haffner Hall—dinner with the speaker at 5:30 pm, followed by the talk at 6:30 pm.
Journal Club takes place in Park 337—tea at 3:00 pm, presentation at 3:10 pm.


12 (Friday 10:30am-1:30pm, Thomas Great Hall )  Bryn Mawr Summer Research Poster Session

12 (Friday 3pm, Park )   Physics Student Summer research talks and Welcome-Back Party (pizza & soda will be served)

26 (Friday, Park 337)  Journal Club: Xiao Wang


10 (Friday, Park 337)  Journal Club: Hyewon Pechkis

24 (Friday, Park 337)  Journal Club: Vince Gregoric

27 (5:30pm Monday, Park 339) Tea & Pumpkin carving Party


10 (Monday, Haffner)   Physics Colloquium: "New Possibilities for Understanding Complex Metal Hydrides via Synchrotron X-ray Studies: Making Synchrotron X-ray Characterization relevant to the Hydrogen Economy", by Prof. Tabbetha Dobbins, Rowan University

21 (Friday, Park 337)  Journal Club: Alex Chartrand

24 (Monday 7pm, Thomas Hall)  Physics Colloquium (free to public):"Quantum Information: a scientific and technological revolution
for the 21st century"
, by Prof. William Phillips, (1997 Physics Nobel Prize winner), University of Maryland

25 (Tuesday 11:15am-12:45pm , Park 243)  Physics talk:"Spinning atoms with light: a new twist on manipulating atoms with light", by Prof. William Phillips, (1997 Physics Nobel Prize winner), University of Maryland


5 (Friday, Park 337)  Journal Club: Peter Beckmann

12 (Friday 12:30–2:30 pm, Park 339)   Physics Holiday!!

17 (Wednesday 4:00–6:00 pm, Park 349)   Physics Pizza & Research Talks


Physics Search Talks


19 (Thursday, Park 337)  Journal Club: Xuemei May Cheng

26 (Thursday, Park 337)  Journal Club: Michael Schulz


4 (Wednesday 6–7:30pm, Park 243)   A Presentation on Bryn Mawr's 4+1 Engineering Partnership with the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. S. Sonia Gwak, University of Pennsylvania
(Pizza at 6:00pm and talk at 6:15pm)

19 (Thursday, Park 337)  Journal Club: Le Yu

30 (Monday, Park 339)  Physics Tea!


9 (Thursday, Park 337)  Journal Club: Liz McCormack

16 (Thursday, Park 337)  Journal Club: Mike Noel

23 (Thursday)  Physics Student Research Talks (tentative)

30 (Thursday)  Physics End of Semester Picnic (tentative)


Links to other Physics Colloquia in the area

Haverford College

Swarthmore College

University of Pennsylvania