Illinois State University

Department of Physics

(309) 438-8756


Fall 2016   Colloquium Series  (in Moulton Hall, Room 214)

Celebrating 50 years of Physics at Illinois State University



September 27

Professor Carlo Segre

(Tuesday, 4 pm)

Illinois Institute of Technology, Department of Physics


The Science and Engineering of Nanoelectrofuel Flow Battery Development

October  4

Professor  Daniel Fischer 

(Tuesday, 4 pm)

Missouri University of Science and Technology, Department of Physics


Control and Analysis of Atomic Few-Body Systems

October 11

Doctor  Tyson Shepherd  (Physics Alumni Lecture Series)

(Tuesday, 4 pm)

MIT, Department of Biological Engineering


From Frontiers in Physics to Biomolecular Engineering

October 18

Professor  Nadya Mason

(Tuesday, 4 pm)

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Physics


Designing Superconductivity: Manipulating the Microscopics to Understand the Macroscopics

October 25

Professor  Robert Wagner  (Physics Alumni Lecture Series)

(Tuesday, 4 pm)

Illinois Wesleyan University, Department of Physics


Particles or Waves: Coming to Terms with Quantum Mechanics

November 1

Professor  Timothy Stelzer 

(Tuesday, 4 pm)

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Physics


Using Technology to Optimize Face to Face Learning at the University of Illinois

November 8

Professor  Uttam Manna

(Tuesday, 4 pm)

Illinois State University, Department of Physics


Dynamic Optical Nano-Magnet

November 15

Professor  Jane Nachtmane

(Tuesday, 4 pm)

University of Iowa, Department of Physics and Astronomy


Dark Matter in the Laboratory





All colloquia will be held in Moulton Hall, Room 214 at 4:00 pm.

Refreshments will be served 15 minutes prior to each colloquium in the adjoining hallway or in the room.

For more info, contact us at (309) 438-8756 or