Colloquium: “Tailor-Made MOFs for Energy Efficient Hydrocarbon Separations” – Wednesday Sept. 4, 2019 at 3 PM

Professor Jing Li Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology Rutgers University Piscataway, NJ USA George P. Williams, Jr. Lecture Hall, (Olin 101) Wednesday,Sept. 4, 2019, at 3:00 PM There will be a reception in the Olin Lounge at approximately 4 PM following the colloquium. All interested persons are cordially invited to attend. ABSTRACT Metal-organic frameworks […]

Colloquium: “Uncovering the Inner Lives of Electrons” – Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at 4:00 PM

Paul W. Ayers, PhD Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology McMaster University, Canada George P. Williams, Jr. Lecture Hall, (Olin 101) Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at 4:00 PM There will be a reception with refreshments at 3:30 PM in the lounge. All interested persons are cordially invited to attend. ABSTRACT What happens when two substances […]

PhD Defense: “Rare-Earth and Alkaline-Earth Halides with Scintillation Activators and Co-Dopants Studied by Picosecond Optical Absorption Spectroscopy” Apr. 15, 2019 at 11 AM

Peiyun Li Public Presentation in ZSR Library Auditorium Monday, April 15, 2019 at 11 AM There will be a reception with refreshments following the defense in Olin Lounge. All interested persons are cordially invited to attend the public talk and the reception. ABSTRACT Recent discoveries of rare-earth and alkaline-earth halides with scintillation activators and co-dopants […]

Colloquium: “Thermodynamics of Black Holes with positive Cosmological Constant and the Schottky Anomaly” – Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at 4:00 PM

Jennie Traschen, PhD Department of Physics University of Massachusetts Amherst George P. Williams, Jr. Lecture Hall, (Olin 101) Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at 4:00 PM There will be a reception with refreshments at 3:30 PM in the lounge. All interested persons are cordially invited to attend. ABSTRACT The Laws of Thermodynamcis, and the properties of […]

Colloquium: “Emerson Corporation-A Global Manufacturer of Industrial and Residential Products” – Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at 4:00 PM

Randall D. Ledford, PhD Wake Forest Alumni Retired CTO of Emerson Electric Company George P. Williams, Jr. Lecture Hall, (Olin 101) Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at 4:00 PM There will be a reception with refreshments at 3:30 PM in the lounge. All interested persons are cordially invited to attend. ABSTRACT Dr. Ledford is this year’s […]

Career Advising Event – Dr. Heather Bedle, Wednesday, March 27, 2019, from 12:00 – 1:00 PM

WFU Physics Career Advising Event SPEAKER:  Dr. Heather Bedle, Assistant Professor, Conoco Philips School of Geology and Geophysics, University of Oklahoma TIME: Wednesday, March 27, 2019, from 12:00 – 1:00 PM PLACE: Olin Physical Laboratory, Lounge Lunch will be provided. All interested persons are cordially invited to attend. Dr. Bedle received her BS in Physics from WFU […]

Colloquium: “Combining Rock Physics and Geophysics to Improve Subsurface Mapping of Gas Hydrates” – Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at 4:00 PM

Heather Bedle, PhD School of Geology and Geophyics University of Oklahoma George P. Williams, Jr. Lecture Hall, (Olin 101) Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at 4:00 PM There will be a reception with refreshments at 3:30 PM in the lounge. All interested persons are cordially invited to attend. ABSTRACT Methane gas hydrates buried in the shallow […]