Colloquium schedule 2004/5

All colloquia are on Thursday 3:30 pm (except where noted).

Click on an underlined title to see the abstract for the colloquium.





February 24, 2005

Ways Of Magnetic Fields In Plasma

Prof. Yitzhak Maron, Faculty of Physics, The Weizmann Institute of Science



March 3, 2005

Variety of Layered Crystal Growth Processes Studies at the Atomic Level

Prof. Yishay Manassen , Dept. of Physics, Ben Gurion University



March 10, 2005

From Soft Condensed Matter to Biophysics: Elasticity, Dynamics, and Anomalous Transport

Prof. Rony Granek, Department of Biotechnology Engineering, Ben Gurion University



March 17, 2005

Efficient natural and artificial micro swimmers

Prof. Yosi Avron, Faculty of Physics, Technion



March 24, 2005

NO COLLOQUIUM,  פורים שמח!




March 31, 2005

High Precision Plasma Diagnostics of Astrophysical X-Ray Sources

 Prof. Ehud Behar, Faculty Faculty of Physics, Technion



April 7, 2005

Optical, Electronic and Spintronic Properties Of Organic Semiconductors

Prof. Valy Vardeny, Distinguished Professor of Physics, Physics Department , University of Utah.



April 14, 2005   ******** SPECIAL TIME,  SPECIAL PLACE *************

Was Einstein Right about Quantum Mechanics?

Prof. Sir Roger Penrose, Oxford University.


SPECIAL PLACE: W. A. Minkoff Senate Hall

Refreshments will be served at 13:45



April 21, 2005




April 28, 2005




May 5, 2005

The physics of the cosmic microwave background, its anisotropies and polarization
Prof. Ruth Durrer, Departement de Physique Theorique, Universite de Geneve.



May 12, 2005

NO COLLOQUIUM, יום העצמאות!



May 19, 2005

The Landscape of String Theory Solutions

Prof. Senarath de Alwis, University of Colorado, Boulder



May 26, 2005

Atomic Quantum Fluids

Prof. Daniel Kleppner, 2005 Wolf prize Laureate,  Department of physics, MIT



June 2, 2005

NO COLLOQUIUM, כינוס חבר הנאמנים



June 9, 2005

The Brightest Astronomical Flash Ever Recorded

Prof. David Eichler,  Department of physics, BGU




June 16, 2005

אלברט איינשטיין - אבי החשיבה הקוונטית

Prof. Issachar Unna, Racah Institute of Physics, Hebrew University

ההרצאה בעברית  (The lecture will be in Hebrew)


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