Illinois State University

Department of Physics

(309) 438-8756


Fall 2017   Colloquium Series  (in Moulton Hall, Room 214)



September 26

Professor P. K. Babu

(Tuesday, 4 pm)

Western Illinois University, Department of Physics


Influence of Semiconducting Nanoparticles on the Optical Properties of Rare-earth Doped Glasses

October  3

Professor Robert Klie

(Tuesday, 4 pm)

University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Physics


Atomic-Resolution In-Situ Characterization of Low-Dimensional Materials

October 10

Dr. Rebecca Lindell

(Tuesday, 4 pm)

Tiliadal STEM Education Solutions, Founder and Director


Investigating the Structure of College Students' Understanding of Lunar Phases

October 17

Professor Scott Willenbrock

(Tuesday, 4 pm)

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Physics


Colonial Solar House: A Positive Net Engergy Home

October 24

Professor Daniel Llano

(Tuesday, 4 pm)

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology


Neurophysiology of the Mouse Auditory System

October 31

Professor Sonya Bahar

(Tuesday, 4 pm)

University of Missouri at St. Louis, Physics and Center for Neurodynamics


Chimera States in a Model of Neural Synchronization

November 7

Professor Henric Krawczynski

(Tuesday, 4 pm)

Washington University in St. Louis, Department of Physics


Experimental and Theoretical Astroparticle Physics

November 14

Professor Saad El-Zanati

(Tuesday, 4 pm)

Illinois State University, Department of Mathematics


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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