Colloquium Series, Fall 2008

  • September 19, 2008

    Wahyu Setyawan, Duke University

    Computational study of low friction quasi-crystalline coating via simulations of the film growth of hydro-Carbon and rare gases

    September 26, 2008

    Jamie Houseknecht, Penn State

    Nanotechnology Educational Program at Penn State

    October 3, 2008

    Marissa Umbel, IUP Undergraduate

    Molecular Orientation of Membrane-bound Macromolecules

    October 10, 2008

    Volker D. Heydemann, EOC

    Molecular Beam Epitaxy of III-Nitrides for Radio Frequency and Chemical/Biological Threat Agent Detection Device Applications

    October 31, 2008

    Chuck Gardner, Chemimage, Pitt

    Towards Remote and Portable Detection of Chemical, Biological and Explosive Threats Using Raman Spectroscopy

    November 7, 2008

    Paul Castro, Indiana

    Physical Aspects of Radiation Therapy for the Treatment of Cancer in Humans

    November 14, 2008

    Kevin Martin, Physics, UPJ

    Hydrogen related defects in MgO

    November 21, 2008

    Matt Fetterman, EOC

    Millimeter-wave research

    Please Note: All seminars convene on Fridays at 2:30–3:30 p.m. in Weyandt Hall, Room 331. Light refreshment are served. For more information, contact Physics Department Seminar Coordinator Dr. Devki Talwar (Office: Room 56, Weyandt Hall; voice: 724-357-2371/2370; fax: 724-357-3804; or e-mail: