Due to snow, all Clark evening classes after 5:00 pm on Monday, February 8th are cancelled.

Visit the Clark University emergency website for more information.


Granular Sand by Julien Chopin, PhD Candidate in Physics

Spring 2010 Clark Physics Colloquium Schedule

Wednesdays, 4:15 pm, Sackler Sciences Center, Room S-122 (unless otherwise noted)

Date Speaker Institution Title Host
January 13 Physics Department Meeting     Physics
January 20    
January 27
February 3 Physics Department Meeting     Physics
February 10      
February 17 Guy Blaylock UMass, Amherst Wringing John Bell Blatt
February 24 Katha Anki Reddy Clark University Dynamics of sheared granular flows Kudrolli
March 3        
March 10 Spring Break      
March 17 March APS Meeting      
March 24, 11 am Julien Chopin ENS, France Adhesion on Smooth and Rough Substrates Kudrolli
March 24, 4:15 pm Lawrence Schwartz Schlumberger-Doll & MIT (EAPS) A New way to Look at Diffusion and Relaxation in Multi-Scale Systems Kudrolli
March 31 Abigail Mechtenberg University of Michigan Understanding the Importance of an Energy Crisis - US CAFE Regulation and Human Development Impacts in Uganda Gould/Agosta
April 7, 1:30 pm, Room S-120 (Johnson Auditorium) Eric Mazur Harvard University Subcellular surgery and nanosurgery Physics & Chemistry Depts.
April 7, 4:15 pm, Room Lasry BioSciences 237 Eric Mazur Harvard University Memorization or Understanding: Are we teaching the right thing?  Physics & Chemistry Depts.
April 14 Katherine Aidala Mount Holyoke Atomic force microscopy and electromagnetic fields:  Magnetic nanorings and PbS quantum dot arrays Landee
April 21, 3:15 pm Tom Powers Brown University Hydrodynamic Synchronization Kudrolli
April 28, 4:00 pm Academic Spree Day & Senior Honors Presentations Clark University   Physics
May 5 (note: May 3 is last day of classes) Physics Department Meeting     Physics