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September 2017

The ISU Planetarium Presents: From Earth to the Universe!

Date:
Saturday, September 23rd
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Illinois State University Planetarium is pleased to present From Earth to the Universe, running weekends from September 22 through November 18.  Show times are Fridays at 7:30 PM and Saturdays at 2 PM and 7:30 PM.  There are no presentations October 27-28. The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as there have been people.  A desire to comprehend the Universe may well be humanity’s oldest…

Physics Colloquium Series: Prof. P. K. Babu

Date:
Tuesday, September 26th
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

(Physics Lecture Series) Western Illinois University, Department of Physics "Influence of Semiconducting Nanoparticles on the Optical Properties of Rare-earth Doped Glasses" Glasses doped with rare-earth ions are interesting optical systems due to their potential for applications in a variety of optical devices. Enhancing the stimulated emission cross-section of the fluorescence emission of rare- earth ions is highly desired to make them suitable for these applications. Here we will talk about the effect of CdSe and ZnSe nanoparticles on the stimulated…

The ISU Planetarium Presents: From Earth to the Universe!

Date:
Saturday, September 30th
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Illinois State University Planetarium is pleased to present From Earth to the Universe, running weekends from September 22 through November 18.  Show times are Fridays at 7:30 PM and Saturdays at 2 PM and 7:30 PM.  There are no presentations October 27-28. The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as there have been people.  A desire to comprehend the Universe may well be humanity’s oldest…

October 2017

Physics Colloquium Series: Prof. Robert Klie

Date:
Tuesday, October 3rd
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

(Physics Lecture Series) University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Physics "Atomic-Resolution In-Situ Characterization of Low-Dimensional Materials" More information to follow...

The ISU Planetarium Presents: From Earth to the Universe!

Date:
Saturday, October 7th
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Illinois State University Planetarium is pleased to present From Earth to the Universe, running weekends from September 22 through November 18.  Show times are Fridays at 7:30 PM and Saturdays at 2 PM and 7:30 PM.  There are no presentations October 27-28. The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as there have been people.  A desire to comprehend the Universe may well be humanity’s oldest…

Physics Colloquium Series: Dr. Rebecca Lindell

Date:
Tuesday, October 10th
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

(Physics Lecture Series) Tiliadal STEM Education Solutions "Investigating the Structure of College Students' understanding of Lunar Phases" More information to follow...

The ISU Planetarium Presents: From Earth to the Universe!

Date:
Saturday, October 14th
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Illinois State University Planetarium is pleased to present From Earth to the Universe, running weekends from September 22 through November 18.  Show times are Fridays at 7:30 PM and Saturdays at 2 PM and 7:30 PM.  There are no presentations October 27-28. The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as there have been people.  A desire to comprehend the Universe may well be humanity’s oldest…

Physics Colloquium Series: Prof. Scott Willenbrock

Date:
Tuesday, October 17th
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

(Physics Lecture Series) University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Physics "Colonial Solar House: A Positive Net Energy Home"   More information to follow...

The ISU Planetarium Presents: From Earth to the Universe!

Date:
Saturday, October 21st
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Illinois State University Planetarium is pleased to present From Earth to the Universe, running weekends from September 22 through November 18.  Show times are Fridays at 7:30 PM and Saturdays at 2 PM and 7:30 PM.  There are no presentations October 27-28. The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as there have been people.  A desire to comprehend the Universe may well be humanity’s oldest…

Physics Colloquium Series: Prof. Daniel Llano

Date:
Tuesday, October 24th
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

(Physics Lecture Series) University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology "Neurophysiology of the Mouse Auditory System" More information to follow...

Physics Colloquium Series: Prof. Sonya Bahar

Date:
Tuesday, October 31st
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

(Physics Lecture Series) University of Missouri at St. Louis, Physics and Center for Neurodynamics "Evolutionary Dynamics" More information to follow...

November 2017

The ISU Planetarium Presents: From Earth to the Universe!

Date:
Saturday, November 4th
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Illinois State University Planetarium is pleased to present From Earth to the Universe, running weekends from September 22 through November 18.  Show times are Fridays at 7:30 PM and Saturdays at 2 PM and 7:30 PM.  There are no presentations October 27-28. The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as there have been people.  A desire to comprehend the Universe may well be humanity’s oldest…

Physics Colloquium Series: Professor Henric Krawczynski

Date:
Tuesday, November 7th
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

(Physics Lecture Series) Washington University in St. Louis, Department of Physics "Experimental and theoretical astroparticle physics" More information to follow...

The ISU Planetarium Presents: From Earth to the Universe!

Date:
Saturday, November 11th
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Illinois State University Planetarium is pleased to present From Earth to the Universe, running weekends from September 22 through November 18.  Show times are Fridays at 7:30 PM and Saturdays at 2 PM and 7:30 PM.  There are no presentations October 27-28. The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as there have been people.  A desire to comprehend the Universe may well be humanity’s oldest…

Physics Colloquium Series: Prof. Saad El-Zanati

Date:
Tuesday, November 14th
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

(Physics Lecture Series) Illinois State University, Department of Mathematics "Graph Designs" More information to follow...

The ISU Planetarium Presents: From Earth to the Universe!

Date:
Saturday, November 18th
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Illinois State University Planetarium is pleased to present From Earth to the Universe, running weekends from September 22 through November 18.  Show times are Fridays at 7:30 PM and Saturdays at 2 PM and 7:30 PM.  There are no presentations October 27-28. The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as there have been people.  A desire to comprehend the Universe may well be humanity’s oldest…