Author: Natalie Holzwarth

  • Colloquium: “Physics Honors Presentations – Part II and Ceremonies and Awards” May 2, 2018 at 3:30pm

    WFU senior physics students will present highlights of their honors theses; ΣΠΣ and Physics Awards Ceremonies will follow George P. Williams, Jr. Lecture Hall, (Olin 101) Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at 3:30 PM There will be a reception with refreshments at 3:00 PM in the lounge. All interested persons are cordially invited to attend. PROGRAM…

  • Colloquium: “Can shining laser light on our heads make us smarter? — Understanding transcranial photobiomodulation by 1064-nm laser.” Mar. 28, 2018 at 4 PM

    Professor Hanli Liu, Professor of Bioengineering; Distinguished University Professor; Fellow, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering; University of Texas at Arlington George P. Williams, Jr. Lecture Hall, (Olin 101) Wed. Mar. 28, 2018, at 4:00 PM There will be a reception with refreshments at 3:30 PM in the lounge. All interested persons are cordially…

  • Colloquium: “Converting Agricultural Waste into Value-Added Products: The Case of the Coconut”. Mar. 21, 2018 at 4 PM

    Professor Walter Bradley, Emeritus Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Baylor University & Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University George P. Williams, Jr. Lecture Hall, (Olin 101) Wed. Mar. 21, 2018, 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…

  • Ph. D. Defense: “Bias, Uncertainty, and Ions”. Mar. 19, 2018 at 2 PM

    Ryan Melvin. Public Presentation in Olin 107. Mon. Mar. 19, 2018, at 2:00 PM. Freddie R. Salsbury, Jr., Advisor. The defense will follow. ABSTRACT Applying statistical and machine learning, I have addressed key issues in the field of computational biophysics. The guiding principle in this work has been removing bias and conveying uncertainty. To that…

  • Colloquium: Feb. 28, 2018 at 4 PM

    WFU Physics Colloquium TITLE: “Electronic Stopping in Condensed Matter: Understanding Electronic Excitation Dynamics under Proton Irradiation” SPEAKER: Professor Yosuke Kanai University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill TIME: Wed. Feb. 28, 2018, at 4:00 PM PLACE: George P. Williams, Jr. Lecture Hall, (Olin 101) There will be a reception with refreshments at 3:30 PM in…

  • Colloquium: Feb. 21, 2018 at 4 PM

    WFU Physics Colloquium TITLE: “Why is Lettuce So Wrinkly?” SPEAKER: Professor John Gemmer Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics Wake Forest University TIME: Wed. Feb. 21, 2018, at 4:00 PM PLACE: George P. Williams, Jr. Lecture Hall, (Olin 101) There will be a reception with refreshments at 3:30 PM in the lounge. All interested…

  • Colloquium: Mar. 21, 2018 at 4 PM

    WFU Physics Colloquium TITLE: “Converting Agricultural Waste into Value-Added Products:  The Case of the Coconut” SPEAKER: Professor Walter Bradley, PhD, PE Emeritus Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Baylor University Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University TIME: Wed. Mar. 21, 2018, at 4:00 PM PLACE: George P. Williams, Jr. Lecture Hall, (Olin 101) There will…

  • Colloquium: Feb. 8 at 4 PM

    WFU Physics Colloquium TITLE: “Computational Engineering of Thermoelectric Materials” SPEAKER: Professor Kristian Berland Centre for Materials Science and Nanotechnology, University of Oslo TIME:  Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, at 4:00 PM PLACE: George P. Williams, Jr. Lecture Hall, (Olin 101) There will be a reception with refreshments at 3:30 PM in the lounge. All interested persons…

  • Colloquium: Jan. 31, 2018 at 4 PM

    WFU Physics Colloquium TITLE: “Energy Policy and the EPA” SPEAKER: Professor Stan Meiburg Director, Graduate Studies in Sustainability Wake Forest University TIME: Wed. Jan. 31, 2018, at 4:00 PM PLACE: George P. Williams, Jr. Lecture Hall, (Olin 101) There will be a reception with refreshments at 3:30 PM in the lounge. All interested persons are…

  • Colloquium: Dec. 6, 2017 at 4 PM

    WFU Physics Colloquium TITLE: “Effect of Crystal Packing on the Electronic Properties of Molecular Crystals” SPEAKER: Professor Noa Marom Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA TIME: Wed. Dec. 6, 2017 at 4:00 PM PLACE: George P. Williams, Jr. Lecture Hall, (Olin 101) There will be a reception with refreshments at…