Colloquium Series

For more info, contact us at (309) 438-8756 or krstewa@ilstu.edu.

All colloquia will be held in Moulton Hall, Room 214 at 4:00 pm.


Refreshments will be served 15 minutes prior to each colloquium in the adjoining hallway or in the room.

Fall 2018 Colloquium Series (in Moulton Hall, Room 214)


Tuesday September 25, 4pm

Professor Carlos Wexler | University of Missouri, Department of Physics and Astronomy
Nanoporous Materials for Hydrogen and Natural Gas Storage


Tuesday October 2, 4pm

Professor Peter Mueller | Argonne National Laboratory, Physics Division
Atom Trap, Krypton-81, and Million Year Old Groundwater


Tuesday October 9, 4pm

Professor Bruce Wilking | University of Missouri-St. Louis, Department of Physics and Astronomy
Formation of Low Mass Stars and Substellar Objects


Tuesday October 16, 4pm

Professor Kater Murch | Washington University in St. Louis, Department of Physics
The Arrow of Time in Quantum Measurement


Tuesday October 23, 4pm

Professor Eric Dahl | Northwestern University, Department of Physics and Astronomy
In Search of WIMP Dark Matters


Tuesday October 30, 4pm

Professor Smitha Vishveshwara | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Physics
Fractional Statistics


Tuesday November 6, 4pm

Professor Peter Abbamonte | University of Illinois, Department of Physics
Bose Condensation of Excitons in 1T-TiSe2


Tuesday November 13, 4pm

Professor Robert Brunner | University of Illinois, Department of Accountancy
Breaking Data Science

Tuesday November 27, 4pm

Professor Gabriel Spalding | Illinois Wesleyan University, Physics Department
Time in Experiments on Quantum Entanglement (and beyond)

Tuesday December 4, 4pm

Dr. Patrick McGuire, (cohosted by ISU Geology Department) | University of Reading, United Kingdom, Department of Meteorology
Land/Atmosphere Interactions on the Earth and Mars