Fall 2017 Clark Physics Colloquium Schedule

Wednesdays, 4:15 pm, Sackler Sciences Center, Room S-122 (unless otherwise noted in bold)

Date Speaker Institution Title Host
Wednesday, August 30        
Wednesday, September 6 Physics Welcome     Physics Faculty
Wednesday, September 13 Aparna Baskaran Brandeis University Active Fluids: Applying the materials physics paradigm to biology, Flier Kudrolli
Wednesday, September 20 Dapeng "Max" Bi Northeastern University Mechanics of Epithelial Tissues: Structure, Rigidity and Fluidity, Flier Kudrolli
Wednesday, September 27        
Tuesday, October 3, 4 pm, S-122 Steven Brierley Clark University Physics Beyond the University –
A Perspective on Industrial Research and Development, Flier
Physics Faculty
Wednesday, October 11 Mengyan Shen UMass, Lowell Nanostructure surfaces formed with intense femtosecond laser for synthesizing hydrocarbons from carbon dioxide and water, Flier Boyer
Wednesday, October 18        
Wednesday, October 25 Robert Brewster UMass Medical Noise and competition in gene expression: The biophysics of cellular inconveniences, Flier Mukhopadhyay
Wednesday, November 1 Shmuel Rubinstein Harvard University The crumpled state: crumpling dynamics and the evolution of damage networks, Flier Kudrolli
Wednesday, November 8 Kerstin Nordstrom Mount Holyoke College Particle Physics from Grains to Cells, Flier Kudrolli
Friday, November 10, 1:30 pm Ling Fu Clark University Ph.D. Dissertation Defense Boyer
Wednesday, November 22 Thanksgiving Week      
Wednesday, November 29 Rob Simcoe MIT   Boyer
Wednesday, December 6 Senior Honors Presentations Clark University   Boyer/Kudrolli
Wednesday, December 13        
Wednesday, Decem ber 20        

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Updated November 4, 2017