Physics & Astronomy Events


September 19, 2013 4:10 pm

Physics Colloquium – September 19, 2013 – Duncan Tate (Colby)

Prof. Duncan Tate (Colby College) “Ultra-cold Neutral Plasmas” Ultra-cold neutral plasmas (UNPs) are made by photoionization of cold atoms in a magneto-optical trap (MOT). The temperature of the ions is the same as that of the parent atoms, of…


September 27, 2013 2:40 pm

Parents Weekend Physics Seminar

Prof. Gene Clough (Bates College) “Mars: (A little bit of) what we know and how we have learned it.”