Talks and Events

The Department of Physics and Astronomy hosts a variety of Colloquia of general interest and Seminars in Astronomy, Biological Systems, Condensed Matter, Nuclear and High Energy Physics. This page lists all events on a weekly basis. For more information on a specific seminar series, see the specific menu items.

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Monday, 26th Nov 2012 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0005
Aurel Bulgac (University of Washington)

Spins in diamonds: control of quantum many-body dynamics

Thursday, 29th Nov 2012 @ 4:10 pm in PHYSICS Hall Room 5
Viatcheslav Dobrovitski Ames Lab

What is growing on Mars?

Friday, 30th Nov 2012 @ 4:10 pm in Room 3
Talk by Joseph Darrington, graduate student ISU Veterinary Medicine

Planetarium Show

Friday, 30th Nov 2012 @ 7:00 pm in ISU Planetarium, Physics Hall
Are you curious about space? Do you wonder about what you can see in the night sky? If so, bring your questions and come to the ISU Planetarium to learn more. Shows are at 7 pm and 7:30 pm and are suitable for all ages. Weather permitting a star-gazing session will be held after dark. Free tickets for the shows will be available at the door starting at 6:45 pm. Seating is limited.