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 22, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. (refreshments at 2:40 p.m.)

Something Old, Something New

Juan I. Collar, University of Chicago
Building 6008 Conference Room


Thu., February 12, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. (refreshments at 2:40 p.m.)

Status and Progress at the Sanford Lab at Homestake

Jose Alonso, Sanford Underground Science & Engineering Laboratory, Lead, SD
Building 6008 Conference Room


Thu., February 19, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. (refreshments at 2:40 p.m.)

Study of He radiative capture of astrophysical interest at Notre Dame

Manoel Couder, Joint Institute for Nuclear Astrophysics (JINA), University of Notre Dame
Building 6008 Conference Room


Thu., March 19, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. (refreshments at 2:40 p.m.)

Probing nuclear extremes with covariant density functional theory

Anatoli Afanasjev, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS
Building 6008 Conference Room


Thu., March 26, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. (refreshments at 2:40 p.m.)

Heaviest Nuclei

Yuri Oganessian, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, Dubna (Russia)
Building 6008 Conference Room


Tue., March 31, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. (refreshments at 10:40 a.m.)

Neutrinos Interacting with Nuclei

Ulrich Mosel, University of Giessen, Giessen (Germany)
Building 6008 Conference Room


Thu., April 02, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. (refreshments at 2:40 p.m.)

Constraints on dense matter phases and EoS from compact stars

David Blaschke, University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland, & JINR Dubna, Russia
Building 6008 Conference Room


Tue., April 14, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. (refreshments at 10:40 a.m.)

Dark Energy: The Cosmological Constant in Disguise

Stephon Alexander, The Koshland Center for Integrated Sciences, Haverford College, Haverford, PA
Building 6008 Conference Room


Mon., April 27, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. (refreshments at 2:40 p.m.)

Simulated Experiments of Particle and Plasma-Surface Interactions at the Nanoscale

Jean Paul Allain, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
Building 6008 Conference Room


Thu., April 30, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. (refreshments at 2:40 p.m.)

Michigan State University’s Plans for a Facility for Rare Isotope Beams

C. Konrad Gelbke, National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
Building 6008 Conference Room


Thu., November 12, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. (refreshments at 2:40 p.m.)

Prospects for producing non-reactor medical isotopes

Thomas J. Ruth, TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada
Building 6008 Conference Room


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