Spring 2016 Journal Club Schedule

Fridays at 3:45 in the Globe Room, Elvey Building (check the room on the abstracts below as some may be moved)

Titles and abstracts tend to show up the week of the talk so check back if they are missing.

Date

Name - Affiliation

Title

Jan. 15 Martin Truffer
Physics Department & Geophysical Institute, UAF
A Brief History of Neutrinos
Jan. 22

David Newman
Physics Department & Geophysical Institute, UAF

Homogeneity in Networks: A Case Study - The Impact of Inhomogeneity on Blackout Risk in Power Transmission Grids

Jan. 29

No Speaker No Speaker

Feb. 5

Mark Conde
Physics Department & Geophysical Institute, UAF

The Curious Star KIC 8462852 - First Indications of Alien Mega Structures?

Feb. 12

David Newman
Physics Department & Geophysical Institute, UAF

100 Years of General Relativity: What's New? (was there a big announcement yesterday?)

Feb. 19

Bill Bristow
Electrical Engineering Department & Geophysical Institute, UAF

HAARP 101 – Mind control, weather control, and fun things you can actually do with electromagnetic waves.

Feb. 26

No Speaker, 4th Annual GI Awards Banquet

No Speaker, 4th Annual GI Awards Banquet

March 4

Douglas Ogata
Physics Department & Geophysical Institute, UAF
An orange or a carrot?: Quantifying local blob dynamics from NSTX 2010 GPI data

March 11

David Newman and anyone else
Physics Department & Geophysical Institute, UAF

What is a University? What's it for?

March 18

No Speaker - Spring Break No Speaker - Spring Break

March 25

Chung-Sang Ng
Physics Department & Geophysical Institute, UAF

C.J. Pollock
UAF GI Affiliate Faculty
Postponed

April 1

Vincent Dols
University of Colorado/Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics

Europa’s atmospheric neutral loss

April 8

Don Hampton
Geophysical Institute, UAF

The curious case of Robin Strutt and the night sky - or - How to have your name associated with an often-used aeronomy unit.

April 15

No Talk today

No Talk today

April 22

Flora Grabowska
Geophysical Institute, UAF
3 useful tools: Altmetrics, Scimago and BASE

April 29

Katherine Rawlins
Physics Department, UAA
The IceCube Observatory, and the Dawn of Neutrino Astronomy

May 6

TBA

TBA

 

 

 

 

 

Have a nice Summer Break

 

 

 

 

Titles are linked to PDF and HTML versions of the Abstract.

To schedule a Journal Club presentation please contact Chung-Sang Ng or David Newman

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Last updated 22 April, 2016