JMU Physics Department Seminar Schedule, Spring 2008
Seminars this semester will be in Room 2212 of the Physics/Chemistry Building

Past Seminars


JMU Physics Dept. Seminars this semester will meet either Thursday from 4:00-5:25 OR Friday from 3:35 pm to 4:45.  Guests from the outside community are welcome to attend.  They should procure a parking tag at 540-568-3300, or park in metered spaces in the university lots. If you would like to be added to or removed from the email list, notify Scott Paulson by sending an email to

Spring 2007 Seminars


Date Speaker (Affiliation) Title Host Abstract
Thursday 1/10 Prof. William Ingham (JMU) Hangin' with Isaac and Henri: Chaotic Behavior in Simple Systems   Abstract
Thursday 1/17 No Seminar      
Friday 1/25 Alexandra Landsman (NRL) Synchronization of mutually coupled systems in the presence of long delays Utter Abstract
Thursday 1/31 Kapil Krishan (UC Irvine) Patterns of flow in 2 Dimensions Utter Abstract
Monday 2/4 Vikram Prasad (Emory) Microrheology at interfaces: Brownian motion in 2D Utter Abstract
Thursday 2/7 Timothy J Ulrich (LANL) Time Reversal, Elasticity and Nonlinearity Utter Abstract
Thursday 2/14 Hank Yochum (Sweet Briar) Layer by Layer Assembly of Nanostructured Electrochromic Devices Hughes  
Thursday 2/21 William Alexander (JMU) Assesment Examination and Research Project Assignment     
Thursday 2/28 TBA      
Thursday 3/6 Spring Break No Seminar    
Thursday 3/13 David S. Armstrong (W&M) "Physics in the Mirror World: Using Parity Violation to Study Quarks in the Proton." Niculescu Abstract
Saturday 3/22 TBA JMU Research Symposium     
Thrusday 3/27 TBA        
Thursday 4/3 JMU Physics Majors Student Presentations Ingham  
Thursday 4/10 David Patrick (WWU) Getting Organized at the Nanoscale with Thermotropic Liquid Crystal Solvents  Paulson Abstract
Thursday 4/17 TBA      
Thursday 4/24 Cathy Mader (APS)  Nuclear Forensics Hughes Abstract


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