October 05, 2017

Fall 2017 Physics Colloquia

Physics presentations
Lewis & Clark Physics Colloquia, Olin 204
Mondays, 4:30 - 5:30 pm
Refreshments in the Olin Foyer at 4:15 pm


October 9

Dr. Michael Raymer, Oregon Center for Optics, University of Oregon

“Encoding Quantum Information in the Colors and Shapes of Single Photons”


October 30

“Careers in Science Education”


November 6

Dr. Shannon Mayer, University of Portland

“Controlling Light: Three Intriguing Experiments in Rubidium”

November 27

Dr. Joel Franklin, Reed College

“The (weak) Gravitational Field of a Dirac String”

December 4
Advanced Lab Student Talks

“Schlieren Photography”
Amber Perry, Emma Hunt, Andrew Ferris
“The Chain Fountain”
Gerrick Hegarty and Karlie Schwartzwald
“High-Altitude Balloon Launch”
Sam Hunt and Noah Benjamin

December 11
Advanced Lab Student Talks

“Building a Robotic Arm”
Jeff Mullins and August Bergh

“Out of this World: Asteroids, Comets and Centaurs”
Harrison Collins and Maile Ikagawa
“Physics of Domes and Arches”
Beija Flor, David Burney, Pablo Osuna, and Johnny Malloy