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Inagural Event: Pfabe Symposium for Undergraduate Research




sigma xi lunch: Gravitational waves

Tuesday, March 22nd, our own Professor Gary Felder presented an exciting lunch talk discussing gravitational waves and the latest announcement from LIGO!



Exotic Superconductivity, a pulsed magnetic field, and a tunnel diode oscillator: a match made in... a cryostat

Friday, February 26, 2016
McConnell 103

An exciting lecture by Charles Agosta, PhD., Chair of the Department of Physics at Clark University, discussing exotic superconductive states that exist above the magnetic field limit as determined by vorticies.


Next-generation photovoltaics from unconventional conductors for low-cost, large-scale electricity from the sun

Friday, November 13, 2015, at 4:15 p.m.
McConnell B15

Lecture by Alexi Arango, PhD., from Mount Holyoke College about ongoing research in the photovoltaic technologies field.


Sticky Situations When Solids Act Like Liquids

Friday, October 9, 2015, at 4:15 p.m.
McConnell B15

Lecture by Stevie Bergman, a current graduate student at Princeton University, on measuring cosmic microwave background radiation using telescopes and cooling polarization-sensitive detectors.

Superconductivitiy and Magnetic Fields

Friday, September 18, 2015, at 4:15 p.m.
(refreshments at 4 p.m.)
McConnell B15

Lecture by Vesna Mitrovic, Ph.D., Department of Physics at Brown University.

Smith College Physics and Astronomy T-Shirts

Send an email to the Physics and Astronomy Club, at physics@smith.edu.