Physics Colloquium Schedule: Fall 2012

All talks are open to the public and will be held on the CSU-Fresno Campus in room 162 of McLane Hall and at a usual time of 3:00 P.M. unless otherwise noted. For more information about any of these presentations, please contact the Department of Physics at 559-278-2371. Here is the campus map of Fresno State.

Date and Time:


Title of Talk:

Friday, Sep. 7th 3:004:00 PM

McLane 162

Physics faculty of CSU Fresno

CSU Fresno

Faculty Introductory Colloquium

Friday, Sep. 21th 3:004:00 PM

McLane 162

Dr. Nina Abramzon

Cal Poly Pomona

Providing Research Experience in the Uncergraduate Physics Curriculum

Friday, Sep. 28th 3:004:00 PM

McLane 162

Dr. James Kennedy

Gemini Observatory

The Solar Cycle and Its Cycles 23 and 24 Peculiarities

Friday, Oct. 12th 3:004:00 PM

McLane 162

Dr. Xihong Peng

Arizona State University

Predictive modeling for nanoscale system using first-principles calculations: Structural and electronic properties

Friday, Oct. 19th 3:004:00 PM

McLane 162

Students of Fresno State ATLAS Program

CSU Fresno

ATLAS Research Experience at CERN during summer of 2012 and ATLAS New Particle Discovery

Friday, Nov. 2st

3:004:00 PM


McLane 162   

Nicole Ackerman

Stanford University

Cross-Sections and Cancer: Particle Physics in Medicine  

Friday, Nov. 9th 3:004:00 PM

McLane 162

Dr. Fred Nelson

CSU Fresno

Oh, the Places I've Been: A Physics Teacher's Professional Development Journey

Friday, Nov. 30th 3:004:00 PM

McLane 162   

Dr. William Evans

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)

Advances in High Pressure Physics: Fundamental Science to Advanced Materials

Friday, Dec. 14th 3:004:00 PM

McLane 162

Physics Students

CSU Fresno

Various Research Topics


If you are interested in giving a presentation or would like more detailed information about the above, please contact:

Dr. Yongsheng Gao
CSUF Dept. of Physics
2345 E San Ramon Ave
M/S MH37
Fresno CA 93740-8031