Past Seminars

2011 Spring Semester Schedule

Regular seminars are held Tuesdays, 4:00 pm, Corcoran Hall, Room 101 (unless otherwise noted).

20 Jan Charlotte Elster (Ohio Univ) The physics of ice skating
08 Feb Simon Kreuzer (GWU) Three-body physics in a finite volume
01 Mar Martin Hoferichter (University of Bonn) Isospin violation in pion-nucleon physics
08 Mar Michael Endres (RIKEN) Unitary Fermions on the Lattice
15 Mar Spring Break  
22 Mar Michael Pennington (JLab) Swimming with Quarks (Departmental Colloquium)
24 Mar Chris Wrede (Univ of Washington) Nucleosynthesis in classical novae
29 Mar Peter Winter (Univ of Washington) Precision physics with muons
07 Apr Paulo Bedaque (Univ of Maryland) Neutron stars and the densest matter in the universe
14 Apr Nadia Fomin (LANL) Nuclear and particle physics using cold neutrons
19 Apr Evangeline Downie (Univ of Mainz) Exploring the nucleon with real photons 
Corcoran 101, 4:00pm
19 Apr Alexei Bazavov (Brookhaven) QCD at finite temperature 
with Highly Improved Staggered Quarks (HISQ) 

Corcoran 104, 2:00pm

2010 Fall Semester Schedule

Regular seminars are held Tuesdays, 4:00 pm, Corcoran Hall, Room 101 (unless otherwise noted).

14 Sep   Torsten Bauer (Mainz) Electromagnetic form factors of the nucleon in effective field theory
21 Sep Thomas D. Cohen (UMd) The large Nc limits of QCD
28 Sep Gerald A. Miller (UW/INT) Transverse charge densities
12 Oct Franz Klein (CUA) Towards complete experiments in meson photoproduction
19 Oct David Armstrong (W & M) Strangeness in the proportion: nucleon structure probed using parity violation
26 Oct Bethany Cobb (GWU) Clues to Gamma-ray Burst Progenitors Through Observations of Afterglows and GRB-Supernovae
02 Nov Stefan Kölling (FZ-Juelich) Towards a consistent EM-current operator from chiral EFT
09 Nov Rakhsha Nasseripour (GWU) Photo-nuclear reactions on 3He and 4He
16 Nov Cynthia Keppel (Hampton) Medical applications of nuclear physics
30 Nov Matthias Schindler (GWU) Parity violation in effective field theory

*To be confirmed
†Denotes joint speaker with U. Maryland