Colloquia will begin at 4 p.m. in room 1412 of the John S. Toll Physics Building. Refreshments are served there at 3:30 p.m. 

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February 1


John Mather, NASA and UMD

Hosted by Drew Baden

February 8
Alicia Kollár, UMD

February 15


Sara Walker, Arizona State University

Hosted by the Graduate Student Colloquium Committee 

February 22 
Monika Schleier-Smith, Stanford University

Hosted by Alicia Kollár

March 8 
Aida El-Khadra, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Hosted by Zohreh Davoudi

March 29
Nicole Yunger Halpern, QuICS, IPST and NIST

Hosted by Steve Rolston

April 5
Vidya Madhavan, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Hosted by Johnpierre Paglione  
April 12


April 19
John Carlstrom, University of Chicago
Hosted by Drew Baden
April 26
Postponed: Jogesh Pati, Stanford University
May 3
Postponed: Cora Dvorkin, Harvard University
May 10
Jeff Newman, University of Pittsburgh
Hosted by Drew Baden