George Church, professor of genetics at Harvard Medical School, founding member of the Wyss Institute, and director of PersonalGenomes.org, will present “Reading & Editing Genomes” at a Director’s Special Colloquium on Wednesday, July 18, 2018, … Read More
Keith A. Nelson, Haslam and Dewey Professor of Chemistry at MIT, will present “Ultrafast X-ray Probing and Pumping: All About the Wavevector” Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at 3 p.m. in the Building 402 Auditorium.
Sources of coherent X-ray pulses have made it possible to probe dynamical events on … Read More »
Director’s Special Colloquium: ‘Fundamental Research, Product Development and Leadership Computing in the Private Sector’
J. Michael McQuade, senior vice president for Science & Technology at United Technologies Corporation, will present “Fundamental Research, Product Development and Leadership Computing in the Private Sector” at a Director’s Special Colloquium on Friday, March … Read More »
Paul McEuen, John A. Newman Professor of Physical Science, Cornell University and director of the Kavli Instituute at Cornell for Nanaoscale Science, will present “Small Machines” at a Director’s Special Colloquium on Friday, Feb. … Read More »
Xijie Wang, principal investigator of the Ultrafast Electron Diffraction and Microscopy (UED/UEM) initiative at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, will present “Making Atomic and Molecular Movies with MeV Electrons” Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, at 3 p.m. in the Building 402 Auditorium.
Event parking is prohibited along the sides of roads; if the main parking lot is … Read More »
Christopher Monroe, distinguished professor at the University of Maryland, Bice Zorn Professor of Physics and fellow of the Joint Quantum Institute, will present “Quantum Computing with Atoms” at a Director’s Special Colloquium … Read More »
Amy C. Rosenzweig, the Weinberg Family Distinguished Professor of Life Sciences in the Departments of Molecular Biosciences and of Chemistry at Northwestern University, will present “Biological Methane Oxidation” Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, at 3 p.m. in the Building 402 Auditorium.
Methane gas is underutilized as a feedstock for … Read More »
Gino Segrè and Bettina Hoerlin, co-authors of “The Pope of Physics: Enrico Fermi and the Birth of the Atomic Age,” will present “Enrico Fermi: The Pope of Physics” at a Director’s … Read More »
Harry B. Gray, the Arnold O. Beckman Professor of Chemistry and the Founding Director of the Beckman Institute at the California Institute of Technology, will present “Solar-Driven Water Splitting” Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at 3 p.m. in the Bldg. 402 Auditorium.
This event is hosted by the Advanced Photon Source.
Director’s Special & Physics Division Colloquium: ‘The History of the Universe from the Beginning to the End: Where Did We Come From, Where Can We Go?’
John C. Mather, Nobel laureate in physics and senior astrophysicist at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, will present ‘The History of the Universe from the Beginning to the End: Where Did We … Read More »
- Mindful Meditation ClassJune 20 - 2:00 pm
- Strength and Stability: Take a Break from Body AchesJune 20 - 4:00 pm
- Building an End-to-End Data Ecosystem to Support Materials Science ResearchJune 21 - 10:00 am