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  • PhD Defense: Edward Strobach

    Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    ADVISOR: Dr. Lynn Sparling TITLE: DTHE IMPACT OF COASTAL TERRAIN ON MID-ATLANTIC OFFSHORE WIND AND IMPLICATIONS FOR OFFSHORE WIND ENERGY ABSTRACT: The development of offshore wind energy is...
    Posted: June 2, 2017 11:01 AM
  • PhD Defense: Erin Balsamo

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    ADVISOR: Dr. Michael Hayden TITLE: Developing And Characterizing X-Ray Concentrators For Space-Based Observations With The Neutron Star Interior Composition Explorer ABSTRACT: A long standing...
    Posted: May 8, 2017 4:18 PM
  • 2017 Joseph F. Mulligan Memorial Lecture

    Presented by Natalie DeNigris
    Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    TITLE: The Experiences of Japanese Physicists during World War II   ABSTRACT:The research and experiences of Japanese and Japanese-American physicists during the early to mid 20th century is often...
    Posted: January 24, 2017 11:51 AM
  • PhD Proposal: Brent McBride

    Monday, May 8, 2017 at 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    ADVISOR: Dr. J. Vanderlei Martins TITLE: Investigating Cloud Microphysical Properties with Hyper-Angular Imaging Polarimeter Measurements ABSTRACT: The Hyper-Angular Rainbow Polarimeter...
    Posted: April 26, 2017 9:06 AM
  • Colloquium: Barbara Balestra

    Inst of Marine Sciences, University of California Santa Cruz
    Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    TITLE: The use of the phytoplanktonic group coccolithophore as climate proxy: insight from the IODP Expedition 339 ABSTRACT:  Coccolithophores are one of the most abundant groups of extant...
    Posted: January 19, 2017 3:40 PM
  • Kirk Knobelspiesse

    Ocean Ecology Laboratory, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
    Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    TITLE: Multi-angle polarimetry: the once and future king (of aerosol remote sensing) ABSTRACT: One of the largest sources of uncertainty in our understanding of climate is the role of particulate...
    Posted: April 5, 2017 9:46 AM
  • PhD Proposal: Brian Carroll

    Monday, April 24, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    ADVISOR: Dr. Belay Demoz TITLE: Observations of Low-level Jet Physics and Impacts ABSTRACT: A low-level jet (LLJ) is a nocturnal lower-tropospheric wind speed maximum. LLJs are known to occur...
    Posted: April 17, 2017 10:10 AM
  • UMBC Atmospheric Physics Program Earth Day Symposium

    Friday, April 21, 2017 at 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    http://physics.umbc.edu/home/events/umbc-atmospheric-physics-program-earth-day-symposium/
    Posted: April 3, 2017 11:51 AM
  • Colloquium: Michael Goerz

    Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    TITLE: Optimal Control for Entangling Quantum Gates ABSTRACT: Numerical optimal control techniques are a powerful tool in the design of quantum technology, allowing to determine fundamental...
    Posted: January 19, 2017 3:40 PM
  • Seminar: Saar Rahav

    Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Title: Interactions in stochastic pumps Abstract: Our cells are teeming with molecules that operate like machines. These microscopic machines are essential for life. The existence of...
    Posted: March 29, 2017 9:53 AM