Events

The Department of Physics at Western Michigan University offers workshops, seminars and colloquia throughout the year. These events are open to all and there is no charge to attend.

For more information, please call the Department of Physics, (269) 387-4940. Metered visitor parking is available in the Miller Auditorium ramp.

Upcoming EVENTS

Saturday Morning Science

Science lectures once a month; geared towards a general audience.

Colloquia

Check back soon for the next scheduled colloquium.

Most colloquia are approved WMU Signature events. More information can be found on the flyers.

Past Events

Colloquia

Monday, November 18, 2019 Windows to the Mind: Multi-Modal Biometric Analysis as a Translation from the Internal Mind to the External World
Sarah Hulbert George, PhD, Michigan State University, 4 p.m., 1110 Rood Hall

Monday, November 4, 2019 Complex Phenomena in Atomic Systems: Yes Virginia, Electrons Really Do "Talk" to One Another
Steven T. Manson, Ph.D., Regents Professor, Georgia State University, 4 p.m., 1110 Rood Hall

Friday, October 11, 2019 A new frontier in single-molecule detection: polypeptides in nanopore sensors
David P. Hoogerheide, Physicist, Center for Neutron Research, NIST, 3 p.m., 1104 Rood Hall

Monday, October 7, 2019 Antihydrogen: Trapped and Measured
Francis Robicheaux, Ph.D., Purdue University, 4 p.m., 1110 Rood Hall

Monday, September 23, 2019 Ferroic Materials -- Smart and Clean Too
Pnina Ari-Gur, Ph.D., Western Michigan University, 4 p.m., 1110 Rood Hall

Monday, September 9, 2019 Fundamental Capture Processes with Ion and Electron Beams
David La Mantia, Western Michigan University, 4 p.m., 1110 Rood Hall

Visiting Scholars and Artists Program - Public Lecture

Thursday, September 5, 2019 | Metal trafficking in cells through a cellular structural biology approach
Lucia Banci, University of Florence, Italy, 4 p.m., 1110 Rood Hall

previous Colloquia