Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Physics Division

Physics Division Seminars

Physics Division Seminars bring us speakers on a variety of physics related subjects. Usually these are held in the Building 6008 large Conference Room, at 3:00 pm on the chosen day, but times and locations may vary. For more information, contact our seminar chairman,

Alfredo Galindo-Uribarri
Tel (Office): (865) 574-6124  (FAX): (865) 574-1268

If you should wish to subscribe to Email announcements of the Physics Division Seminars, please send email to "seminar-owner AT orph02 DOT phy DOT ornl DOT gov". In your message, please include your name and postal address, as well as your public email address.

Interesting seminars on related topics are available at the University of Tennessee Physics Department Colloquium Series.


Thu., January 15, 2004 at 3:00 p.m.

"Pairing correlations in fastly rotating nuclei"

Philippe Quentin, Centre d'Etudes Nucleaires de Bordeaux Gradignan
6008 Conference Room


Tue., January 27, 2004 at 11:00 a.m.

Perspectives in Neutrino Physics

Baha Balantekin, University of Wisconsin
6008 Conference Room


Thu., February 12, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. (refreshments served at 10:40 a.m.)

Laser based Techniques in Ultratrace Isotope Research: Production, Spectroscopy and Detection

Klaus Wendt, Institut für Physik, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität,
Building 6008 Conference Room


Mon., February 16, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. (refreshments served at 10:40 a.m.)

Relativistic R-Matrix Theory and Atomic Astrophysics

Guo-Xin Chen, Ohio State University
Building 6008 Conference Room


Thu., March 11, 2004 at 3:00 p.m. (refreshments will be served at 2:40 p.m.)

The TITAN system at TRIUMF, precision experiments employing ion traps on-line

Jens Dilling, University of British Columbia & TRIUMF
6008 Conference Room


Tue., March 16, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. (refreshments served at 10:30 a.m.)

Superfluid 3He: the early days as seen by a theorist

Tony Leggett, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Wigner Auditorium, 4500N


Mon., April 19, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. (refreshments will be served at 10:40 a.m.)

KamLAND: reactor neutrino results and the future prospect

Junpei Shirai, Tohoku University, Japan
6008 Conference Room


Tue., April 20, 2004 at 11:00 a.m.

The Politics of Excellence: Behind the Nobel Prize in Science

Robert Marc Friedman, University of Oslo, Norway
4500N, Wigner Auditorium


Fri., April 30, 2004 at 10:30 a.m.

Properties of Hadronic Jets in pp, dAu, and AuAu Collisions at RHIC

Paul Constantin, Iowa State University
Building 6008 Conference Room


Thu., May 06, 2004 at 3:00 p.m. (refreshments at 2:40 p.m.)

*** CANCELED *** The Problem Of The Dark Matter and Its Possible Solution In Supersymmetric Model

Dmitri Kazakov, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, Dubna
Building 6008 Conference Room


Tue., May 11, 2004 at 11:00 a.m.

Synthetic Paths to the Heaviest Elements

Walter Loveland, Oregon State University
6008 Conference Room


Thu., May 13, 2004 at 3:00 p.m.

Quark Matter at High Density

Boris Kerbikov, ITEP, Moscow
Building 6008 Conference Room


Thu., May 20, 2004 at 3:00 p.m.

Xtreme Xperiments: Fun with Neutrons, Gamma-rays, and Radioactive Beams

James J. Kolata, Notre Dame University
6008 Conference Room


Fri., May 21, 2004 at 10:30 a.m.

Measurements of the Electric Form Factor of the Neutron at Q2=0.45 and 1.13 (GeV/c)2

Shigeyuki Tajima, Duke University
6008 Conference Room


Thu., May 27, 2004 at 3 p.m.

***POSTPONED***Jet Quenching at RHIC and the Baryon Puzzle

Julia Velkovska, Vanderbilt University
6008 Conference Room


Tue., June 08, 2004 at 3:00 p.m.

Physics and Status of the GlueX/Hall D Project at JLAB

Alex R. Dzierba, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
6008 Conference Room


Fri., June 18, 2004 at 11:00 a.m.

Understanding the Columbia Space Shuttle Accident

Douglas D. Osheroff, Stanford University
Wigner Auditorium


Thu., June 24, 2004 at 3:00 p.m.

Overview of the James Webb Space Telescope

Stephen Paxton Barrow, Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, MD
Bldg. 6008 Conference Room


Thu., July 15, 2004 at 3:00 p.m.

Classical novae: stellar pyrotechnics at the crossroads of nuclear physics, astrophysics and cosmochemistry

Jordi Jose, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
6008 Conference Room


Mon., August 02, 2004 at 3:00 p.m.

Deep-inelastic collisions with stable and radioactive beams: accessing very neutron-rich nuclei and probing the density dependence of the nuclear symmetry energy

George A. Souliotis, Cyclotron Institute, Texas A&M University
6008 Conference Room


Fri., August 13, 2004 at 10:30 a.m.

Antiparticle to Particle Ratios in d+Au and p+p Collisions & Baryon Transport in PHOBOS

Abigail Bickley, University of Maryland
6025 Room 8N (Small Conference Room)


Thu., August 19, 2004 at 3:00 p.m.

Jet Quenching at RHIC and the Baryon Puzzle

Julia Velkovska, Vanderbilt University
6008 Conference Room


Thu., September 02, 2004 at 10:00 a.m.

ISOLDE targets towards EURISOL Design Study

Jacques Lettry, CERN
6008 Conference Room


Thu., September 23, 2004 at 3:00 p.m.

The Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory - LIGO status and results from the latest science run

Albert Lazzarini, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
6008 Conference Room


Thu., September 30, 2004 at 3:00 p.m.

Measuring the Neutrino Luminosity of the Sun: The LENS-Sol Project

R. S. Raghavan, Virginia Tech
Building 6008 Conference Room


Mon., October 04, 2004 at 3:00 p.m.

Electron Cyclotron Resonance Ion Sources: State of the Art

Denis Hitz, Commissariat à l’Energie Atomique,Grenoble
6008 Conference Room


Thu., October 21, 2004 at ...

***CANCELED*** The Resonance Laser Ion Source

V.N. Fedosseev, CERN, Geneva, Switzerland
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Thu., November 04, 2004 at 3:00 p.m.

Redefining the Limits of Semiconductor Spectroscopy

Michael Thewalt, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, Canada
6008 Conference Room


Tue., November 16, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. (refreshments at 10:40 a.m.)

Superfluid Fermions from Atomic Gases to Neutron Stars

Joe Carlson, Los Alamos National Laboratory
6008 Conference Room


Thu., December 02, 2004 at 3:00 p.m.

A Deep Underground Science and Engineering Laboratory (DUSEL) at Kimballton (measuring the complete solar neutrino luminosity)

R. Bruce Vogelaar, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA
Bldg. 6008 Conference Room


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