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., December 13, 2018 at 3:00-4:00

CHANDLER: A New Technology for Surface-Level Reactor Neutrino Detection

Jonathan Link
Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

Wed., November 28, 2018 at 11:00-12:00

Gravitational quantum states of neutrons, atoms and antiatoms

Valeri Nesvizhevski
Institut Laue Langevin, Grenoble, France

Tue., November 13, 2018 at 3:00-4:00

What's going on at the Cockcroft Institute?

Peter Ratoff, Cockcroft Institute Director
Cockcroft Institute of Accelerator Science and Technology

Wed., November 07, 2018 at 3:00-4:00

Rare Isotopes Physics in the Era of Multimessenger Astronomy

Hendrik Schatz
Michigan State University

Wed., July 18, 2018 at 11:00

Project 8: Towards the Atomic (Tritium) Future of Neutrino Mass Measurement

Walter Pettus
University of Washington, Seattle

Thu., June 21, 2018 at 3:00-4:00

Measuring the neutron star equation of state with GW170817

Leslie Wade
Kenyon College, Ohio

Tue., June 05, 2018 at 11:00-12:00

The United Kingdom's Research Excellence Framework and Its Challenges to Universities

Fernando E. Barrio Madias
University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Fri., May 18, 2018 at 11:00

RIKEN Nishina Center for Accelerator-Based Science, our legacy and the new enterprise

Hideto Enyo
RIKEN, Wako, Saitama, Japan

Thu., May 10, 2018 at 3:00-4:00

Basic Research in Plastic Scintillator Materials and Synthesis for Homeland Security

Adam C Mahl
Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO

Thu., May 03, 2018 at 3:00

Everything You Need to Know About the Borexino New Results

Zara Bagdasarian
Juelich, Germany

Thu., April 05, 2018 at 3:00

Experimental investigations relevant for neutrinoless double beta decays and other fundamental tests of the weak interaction

Bernadette Rebeiro
University of Western Cape, South Africa

Wed., March 21, 2018 at 3:00

Effective theories and dark matter: five easy pieces

Richard Hill
University of Kentucky

Fri., March 16, 2018 at 11:00

Kilonova: an electromagnetic signal of heavy element nucleosynthesis

Gabriel Martínez-Pinedo
GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung and Institut für Kernphysik (Theoriezentrum), Technische Universität Darmstadt

Thu., January 25, 2018 at 3:00-4:00

Ab initio theory for fundamental problems in nuclear-weak physics

Jason D. Holt
TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada

Thu., January 18, 2018 at 3:00-4:00

Nuclear Physics from Quantum Chromodynamics

Martin J. Savage
The University of Washington/Institute for Nuclear Theory, Seattle

Thu., January 11, 2018 at 3:00-4:00

Islands of Explodability in a Sea of Implosions

Tuguldur Sukhbold
Ohio State University, Columbus

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