All colloquia are Thurday 330 pm (except where noted). Click on an underlinedquit title to see an abstract for the seminar.
March 25th, 1999
Why is the Sky Non thermal?
Professor David Eichler, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheba
April 15th, 1999
Gamma-ray bursts, ultra-high
energy cosmic-rays and neutrinos.
Dr Eli Waxman, The Weizman Inst., Rehovoth.
April 22nd, 1999
The Large Scale Smoothness of the Universe
Professor Ofer Lahav, The Racah Institute, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem.
April 29th, 1999
The Strange World of Rapid
Professor Isaac Goldhirsch, Dept. of Fluid Mechanics, Tel Aviv University
May 6th, 1998
Scaling Laws for Late Time
Nonlinear evolution of Hydrodynamic instabilities
Dr. Dov Shvarts, N.R.C., Negev.
May 13th, 1999
Patterns in Oscillated Sand:
Squares, Hexagons, Stripes and Oscillons.
Professor Harry L. Swinney,University of Texas, Austin.
May 27th, 1999
Near field microwave microscope with high spatial resolution and its application to study superconductors, semiconductors and dialectrics.
Professor Dan Davidov, The Racah Inst., The Hebrew University, Jerusalem.
June 3rd, 1999
Phase Transition in Non
Professor David Mukamel, The Weizmann Ins., Rehovoth.
June 10th, 1999
Nonlinear Atom Optics: Four Wave Mixing with Coherent Matter Waves.
Professor Yehuda Band, Department of Chemistry, Ben Gurion University.
Understanding Melting with Solid Helium.
Professor Emil Polturak, Physics Department, Technion.
Large Magnetoresistance in
Professor Martha Greenblatt, Deptartment of Chemistry, Rutgers University, New Jersey, U.S.A. CANCELED