Fall 2013 Seminars

Date 

Speaker

Title

09/04
Drs. S. Mishra, P. Pradhan, M. Laradji
Physics, Univ. of Memphis
"Faculty Present their Research – Part I: Nanomaterials, Biophotonics and Computational Soft Matter"
09/11
Drs. F. Sabri, M. Jahan, E. Gire
Physics, Univ. of Memphis
"Faculty Present their Research – Part II: Polymeric Materials and Aeorogels, ESR of Biomaterials, and Physics Education"
09/18
Ms. L. Cantwell
Univ. Libraries, Univ. of Memphis
"Easing the Pressure: Increase your Research Momentum with the University Libraries"
09/25
Dr. P. Pradhan
Physics, Univ. of Memphis
"Photonic Imaging of Nano-Alteration in Biological Cells"
10/02
Dr. S. Mensah
Physics, Univ. of Memphis
"Advances in Chemical Beam Epitaxy of In- and Ga-Antimonides Thin Films and Nanostrructures: Growth and Characterization"
10/09
Dr. M. Hore
National Institute of Standards and Technology
"Combining Polymer Field Theory and Neutron Scattering: A Powerful Framework for Understanding Diffusion and Structure in Polymer Nanocomposites"
10/16
Dr. M. Laradji
Physics, Univ. of Memphis
"Interplay between Morphology and Function of Cellular Membranes"
10/23
Dr. D. Burnette
Earth Sciences, Univ. of Memphis
"Reconstructing Extreme Weather and Climate Events"
10/30
Dr. J. Revalee
St. Jude Research Hospital
"The Physics of DNA – How Intrinsic Mechanical Properties can Mediate Biological Function"
11/06
Dr. E. Brewe
Physics Education, Florida International Univ.
"Participationist Perspective on Modeling Instruction"
11/13
Mr. Wayne Mullins
Memphis University School
"Recruiting Sustainable Physics Majors Using Advanced Placement"
11/20
Dr. Y.T. Kim
and
Dr. S. Mohanti
Physics, Univ. of Texas, Arlington
"Unraveling the Molecular Mechanisms and Biomechanics of Glioblastoma Invasion"
and
"Photonic Control of Cellular Systems"