Physics and Space Science Colloquia

Cancelled until further notice.

2019 / 2020

The Physics and Space Science colloquia for 2019-2020 will take place Thurdays at 12:30 in Sawyer 3326.

If you have suggestions for speakers, please forward these to the Colloquium Chair, Dr. Shiliang 'Dan' Shan (

Winter 2020

Date Speaker Organization Subject
09 Jan Melissa Kang / Sabrina Di Lonardo Burr University of Toronto / Carleton University Instructional Strategies for Helping Incoming First Year RMC Calculus Students
16 Jan Dr. Suleiman Baraka National Institute of Aerospace, Hampton, VA Kinetic simulations of Space and Astrophysical plasmas
23 Jan Dr. Thomas Krause RMC Non-destructive Evaluation for the Royal Canadian Air Force and Navy
30 Jan Capt Colin McConnell, PhD RMC Tissue Mechanics: Artery Function in Lobsters
13 Feb Dr. Francois Lagugne-Labarthet Western University Fractal Plasmonics: Optical Properties from the Visible to the mid-IR Spectral Range
05 Mar Dr. Roger Favreau RMC

A stressed universe can stop the expansion of our universe

12 Mar Dr. Kent Moore University of Toronto Taking the Earth’s Temperature: The Physics of Climate Change
19 Mar

FLTLT Melissa Vreugdenburg /
Matt Bowen


Graduate student research

26 Mar Dr. Pierre Berini Ottawa University Surface plasmons and their applications to biosensing


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