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2016

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Monday, April 11, 2016
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Physics Seminar: On Monday, April 11, Dr. Rebecca Metzler (Colgate University) presents “Composition and Structure of Oyster Cement Provides Heterogeneous Materials Properties”.

Posted Date: April 7, 2016
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Recent Denison physics majors have been awarded NSF and NDSEG grants.

Posted Date: April 4, 2016
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Friday, April 1, 2016
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Dr. Helen Huang (University of Central Florida) presents “Moving Toward Gait Rehabilitation Therapies Based on Brain Dynamics”.

Posted Date: March 30, 2016
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Wednesday, March 30, 2016
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM

DSA Seminar: On Wednesday, March 30, Dr. Laura DeGroot (Denison University) presents “Galaxy Morphology Near and Far”.

Posted Date: March 23, 2016
Physics Seminar
Friday, March 4, 2016
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Physics Seminar: On Friday, March 4, Dr. Robert Owen (Oberlin College) presents “Gravitational Waves and Computational General Relativity “.

Posted Date: March 2, 2016
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Friday, February 26, 2016
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Physics Seminar: On Friday, Feb. 26, Dr. Niklas Manz (College of Wooster) presents “Front Propagation in Excitable Reaction-Diffusion Systems”.

Posted Date: February 25, 2016
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Friday, February 19, 2016
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Physics Seminar: On Friday, Feb. 19, Dr. Dan Homan (Denison University) presents “The Acceleration of Relativistic Jets in Active Galaxies”.

Posted Date: February 19, 2016
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Thursday, February 11, 2016

Nobel Laureate William Phillips presents 'Time, Einstein and the Coolest Stuff in the Universe.

Posted Date: February 4, 2016
Clayton Bishop announces Big Red basketball game

Physics major Clayton Bishop '16 takes a break from his studies and announces Big Red basketball games.

Posted Date: January 12, 2016

2014

Departmental faculty updates for Fall 2014.

Posted Date: December 5, 2014
Ohio Physiological Society

Annie Oyler and Gemma Aldana win best student research presentation awards at OPS conference.

Posted Date: October 29, 2014
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
4:30 PM

John Wardle, an astrophysicist and professor at Brandeis University, will present a lecture on high-speed jets originating near supermassive black holes in distant active galaxies.

Posted Date: October 20, 2014

Selected recent publications, presentations & grants.

Posted Date: May 7, 2014
Monday, April 14, 2014
4:15 PM

The honors day celebration includes student awards, a seminar by alumnus John Pyles, and a banquet.

Posted Date: April 8, 2014
Friday, April 11, 2014
3:30 PM

Professor Jason Pinkney (Ohio Northern University) presents a talk on wide angled tailed (WAT) galaxies.

Posted Date: April 8, 2014
Seminar
Thursday, January 23, 2014
7:00 PM

Professor Timothy Gay, from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, presents a talk on the physics of football.

Posted Date: January 22, 2014
Seminar
Friday, January 24, 2014
3:30 PM

Professor Timothy Gay, from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, presents a talk on chirality (“handedness”) in nature.

Posted Date: January 22, 2014

2013

PNAS publication by Dr. Riina Tehver and collaborators at UMD highlighted in Nature Physics.

Posted Date: December 16, 2013
Thursday, November 14, 2013
11:30 AM

Faculty will give brief introduction to their research, and discuss opportunities for student summer research projects.

Posted Date: November 8, 2013
Eric Meier
Student Research

Under the guidance of Dr. Homan of the physics department here at Denison, I investigate the motion of material within jets found in active galactic nuclei.

Posted Date: August 7, 2013
Kristina Dungan
Student Research

For the previous two summers at Denison University I have researched within a group of four students and two advisors, Drs. Gibson and Walter, to study different properties of negative ions using spectroscopy.

Posted Date: August 7, 2013
Honor's Day

The honors day celebration includes student awards, a seminar by alumnus Lars English, and a banquet.

Posted Date: April 28, 2013

2012

Honor's Day

The Department of Physics and Astronomy Honors Day celebration will include the Sigma Pi Sigma initiation ceremony, the seminar by alumnus Mike Gasda, the honors banquet (RSVP to Beth Jeffries), and awards.

Posted Date: April 28, 2012

2011

Honor's Day

The Department of Physics and Astronomy Honors Day celebration will include the Sigma Pi Sigma initiation ceremony, the seminar by alumnus Cuyler Smith, the honors banquet, and awards.

Posted Date: April 28, 2011