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  • PhD Proposal: Zhifeng Yang

    Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    ADVISOR: Dr. Belay Demoz TITLE: Improving Air Quality Forecasts of Ozone and Particulate Matter: Modeling-Observation Integrated Study ABSTRACT: In the context of improving the air quality...
    Posted: May 14, 2018 9:35 AM
  • Colloquium: Dr. Thijs Heus, Cleveland State University

    Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    TITLE:  On the growth and organization of cumulus clouds ABSTRACT: Low-level cumulus clouds are one of the largest uncertainties in weather and climate prediction. This is in part because...
    Posted: May 7, 2018 4:12 PM
  • PhD Proposal: Qianqian Song

    Friday, May 4, 2018 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    ADVISOR: Dr. Zhibo Zhang TITLE: Are Dust Aerosols Cooling or Warming Our Planet?A Study of the Net Direct Radiative Effects of Dust Aerosols ABSTRACT: Mineral dust aerosols play an important...
    Posted: April 26, 2018 10:17 AM
  • UMBC Observatory Open House

    Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    Come tour the UMBC Observatory and see what's up in the UMBC sky! The UMBC Observatory offers monthly Open Houses that feature the facility and an informal talk about astronomy. All events...
    Posted: November 7, 2017 12:05 PM
  • Colloquium: Dr. David Sivak, Simon Frasier Univeristy

    Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    TITLE:  Design principles of molecular machines: efficient control and functional coupling ABSTRACT: Biomolecular machines are central actors in essentially any major cell biological process. ...
    Posted: January 29, 2018 10:54 AM
  • Colloquium: Dr. Ivan Deutsch, University of New Mexico

    Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    TITLE:  Controlling and Quantum World in Ultracold Atomic Spins ABSTRACT: The quantum information revolution has taught us that quantum mechanics is not a paler version of its classical...
    Posted: January 8, 2018 10:23 AM
  • PhD Proposal: Anthony Bratt

    Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    ADVISOR: Dr. Pengwang Zhai TITLE: Remote Sensing of Aerosol Absorption Using Satellite-Based Lidar and Near-Infrared Spectroscopy ABSTRACT: Aerosols are a major component of the interaction of...
    Posted: April 16, 2018 8:56 AM
  • UMBC Atmospheric Physics Program 2018 Earth Day Symposium

    Friday, April 20, 2018 at 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
    Posted: February 14, 2018 1:31 PM
  • Mini-course in Gravitational Waves and the LIGO Experiment

    Free and Open to the Public
    Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Dear UMBC -- The Outreach Committee for the Physics Department is pleased to announce a series of four lectures on gravitational waves and the LIGO experiment, to be held at UMBC on Wednesday...
    Posted: March 14, 2018 9:30 AM
  • Colloquium: Dr. Teri Odom, Northwestern University

    Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    TITLE:  Nanoscale Lasing: a Conundrum? ABSTRACT: Metal nanostructures concentrate optical fields into highly confined, nanoscale volumes that can be exploited in a wide range of applications....
    Posted: January 30, 2018 9:05 AM