Colloquium Series, Spring 2008

  • March 21, 2008

    Jinwu Ye, Physics, PSU

    Quantum phases, phase transitions and photon emission of excitons in Electron-Hole Bilayer system

    March 28, 2008

    Bill Mahoney, Penn State

    Nanotechnology Program at Penn State

    April 4, 2008

    Minhee Yun, EE. Pitt

    Introduction to Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials for Various Applications

    April 11, 2008

    Ron Hedden, MSE, PSU

    New Insights in Smectic Rubber Elasticity

    April 18, 2008

    Jay Whitacre, MSE, CMU

    Li and Na ion Intercalation Electrodes for Energy Storage

    April 25, 2008

    Ayres Freitas, Physics, Pitt

    Phenomenology of the Standard Model in six dimensions

    Please Note: All seminars convene on Fridays at 2:30–3:30 p.m. in Weyandt Hall, Room 331. Light refreshments 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: