Colloquia

for the Academic Year

2018-2019

(September 2018 through May 2019)

Date/Time Speaker Title/Host

You can find all the Physics & Astronomy Events on Western's Events Calendar by clicking here. Our Colloquia will be presented (unless otherwise noted) on THURSDAYS at 1:30 p.m. in PAB Seminar Room 100 (Main Floor [south side] of the Physics & Astronomy Building) with the EXCEPTION of the 1st Thursday of each month when there will be NO colloquium.

Date/Time Speaker Title/Host

FALL Term 2018:

Thursday
27 September
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

Dr. Jean-Pierre St-Maurice
Department of Physics & Astronomy,
Western University and Department of Physics and Engineering Physics, University of Saskatchewan

The Aurora Borealis: More than meets the eyes!

Host: R. J. Sica
Thursday
11 October
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

Dr. Auriane Egal 
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Western University

TBA

Host: P. G. Brown
Thursday
18 October
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

Dr. Benne Holwerda
Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Louisville

TBA

Host: P. Barmby
TUESDAY
23 October
5:00 p.m.
AHB 1R40

Prof. Jocelyn Bell Burnell DBE FRS FRSE FRAS
Department of Physics
University of Oxford

The Annual ELIZABETH LAIRD Memorial Lecture

TBA

Hosts: L. Goncharova / R. Cockcroft
Thursday
25 October
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

Dr. Martin Houde
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Western University

Dicke’s superradiance and Fast Radio Bursts

Host: R. J. Sica

Thursday
8 November
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

Dr. Catherine Neish
Department of Earth Sciences
Western University

Titan: Ingredients for Life

Host: P. G. Brown
Thursday
15 November
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

Dr. Stéphane Courteau
Department Physics, Engineering and Astronomy
Queen's University

Puzzles in galaxy scaling relations

Host: S. Metchev
Thursday
22 November
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

Dr. Aaron Price
Department of Mechanical & Materials Engineering
Western University

TBA

Host: T. Poepping
Thursday
29 November
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

Dr. Brian McNamara
Department of Physics & Astronomy
University of Waterloo

Molecular clouds and the origins of feedback in galaxies

Host: M. Houde
Thursday
13 December
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

Dr. Styliani (Stella) Constas
Department of Chemistry
Western University

TBA

Host: L. Goncharova

WINTER Term 2019:

Thursday
17 January
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

TBA
Department
University

TBA

Host: TBA
Thursday
24 January
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

Dr. Jonathan Bradley
Department of Engineering Physics
McMaster University

TBA

Host: L. Goncharova
Thursday
31 January
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

TBA
Department
University

TBA

Host: TBA
Thursday
14 February
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

TBA
Department
University

TBA

Host: TBA
Thursday
21 February
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

TBA
Department
University

TBA

Host: TBA
Thursday
28 February
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

TBA
Department
University

TBA

Host: TBA
Thursday
14 March
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

Tentatively reserved for PhUnC

TBA

Host: TBA
Thursday
21 March
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

Tentatively reserved for PhUnC

TBA

Host: TBA
Thursday
28 March
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

Dr. Evgenya L. Shkolnik
Department of Astrophysics
Arizona State University

TBA

Host: S. Metchev
Thursday
11 April
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

TBA
Department
University

TBA

Host: TBA
Thursday
18 April
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

TBA
Department
University

TBA

Host: TBA
Thursday
25 April
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

TBA
Department
University

TBA

Host: TBA
Thursday
2 May
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

TBA
Department
University

TBA

Host: TBA
Thursday
9 May
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

TBA
Department
University

TBA

Host: TBA
Thursday
16 May
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

TBA
Department
University

TBA

Host: TBA
Thursday
23 May
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

TBA
Department
University

TBA

Host: TBA
Thursday
30 May
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

TBA
Department
University

TBA

Host: TBA

PREVIOUS talks:

Thursday
20 September
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

Dr. Gunter Stober
Leibniz-Institute of Atmospheric Physics
Rostock University

Meteor observations from ground based sensors: What can we learn about the Earth’s atmosphere and the meteors?

Host: P. G. Brown

Thursday
13 September
1:30 p.m.
PAB Room 100

Dr. Alycia Weinberger
Department of Terrestrial Magnetism
Carnegie Institution of Washington

Circumstellar Disk Diversity and Clues to Planet Formation

Host: S. Metchev
FRIDAY
3 August
11:00 a.m.
PAB Room 100

Dr. Jayan Thomas
Department of Materials Science & Engineering
University of Central Florida

Fibers and ribbons for powering wearable devices

Host: M. Singh
Thursday
26 July
11:00 a.m.
PAB Room 100

Dr. Shahram Abbassi
Department of Physics
Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran

On the vertical structure of hot accretion flows around Black Holes

Host: S. Basu

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