Colloquia in Department of Physics and Astronomy are generally held on Monday afternoon from 4:10-5:30 P.M. in Room 3, Physics Hall. For every colloquium, there is a social time with coffee and cookies which starts at 3:30 P.M. in A107, Zaffarano Physics Addition. The Physics Department can be found using this map. Special Colloquia may be held at different times, so please check the event listings for complete details.


Dynamic Sensing at the Nanoscale with DNA

Monday, 24th Oct 2016 @ 4:10 pm in Phys 0003
Michael Poirier, Ohio State University

David Lynch Celebration

Monday, 7th Nov 2016 @ 4:10 pm in Phys 0003
Tai C. Chiang, University of Illinois, Franz Himpsel, University of Wisconsin


Monday, 14th Nov 2016 @ 4:10 pm in Phys 0003
Brian MacPhail, Mary Greeley Medical Center, Ames

Spin Ice - A Magnetic Analogue of Common Water Ice with Emergent Electrodynamics with Deconfined and Fractionalized Excitations

Monday, 28th Nov 2016 @ 4:10 pm in Phys 0003
Michel Gingras, University of Waterloo and Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, Quantum Materials Program

2016 Physics Nobel Prize

Monday, 5th Dec 2016 @ 4:10 pm in Phys 0003
Peter Orth, Iowa State University Rebecca Flint, Iowa State University