Fall 2003

Previous schedules: Fall 2000 , Spring 2001 , Fall 2001 , Spring 2002, Fall 2002, Spring 2003)
Future Schedules: Spring 2004), Fall 2004), Spring 2005), Fall 2005)

Thursdays 4:00 p.m., Room 104 Physics
Refreshments served at 3:40 p.m.

Colloquium Organizer: Thomas Vojta

 
August 28, 2003 - Dr. Baryachtar - CANCELLED

September 4, 2003 - Prof. Ann Orel (University of California - Davis)
Low-energy electron impact dissociation of molecules
September 11, 2003 - Prof. Wouter Montfrooij (University of Missouri - Columbia)
Magnetism near a quantum critical point
September 18, 2003
Don Hagen's talk moved to September 25
September 25, 2003 - Prof. Don Hagen (University of Missouri - Rolla)
Center of Excellence for Aerospace Particulate Emissions Reduction Research
October 2, 2003 - Dr. Luca Vattuone (Universita’ di Genova)
Molecular beam investigation of molecule-surface interaction
October 9, 2003 - Dr. Martina Hentschel (Duke University)
Optical microresonators: Rays, waves, and semiclassics
October 10, 2003 - Homecoming: Dr. Ed Stephens
Career Paths and Expectations as an Inndustrial Scientist/Engineer
Note Special Time and Date: Friday 4:00 p.m.
October 16, 2003 - Prof. Thomas Vojta (UMR)
The 2003 Nobel Prize in Physics
October 23, 2003

October 31, 2003 - Prof. Uwe Thumm (Kansas State University)
Vibrational excitation and fragmentation of molecular hydrogen ions in intense, ultrashort laser pulses
Note Special Time and Date: Friday 4:00 p.m.
November 6, 2003 - Prof. John Shumway (Arizona State University)
Feynman Path Integrals for Semiconductor Applications
November 13, 2003 - Dr. Robert Moshammer (Max-Planck-Institute Heidelberg)
Atoms in the Focus of ultra-short Radiation Pulses
November 20, 2003 - Dr. Stephane Mazevet (Los Alamos)
Simulations of Matter under Extreme Conditions"
November 27, 2003 - Thanksgiving vacation, no colloquium

December 4, 2003 - Tenth Annual Laird D. Schearer Prize Colloquium

December 9, 2003 - Advanced Laboratory Presentations
Note Special Time and Date: Tuesday 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
December 11, 2003 - Dr. Irene D'Amico -- postponed to Spring Semester