Seminars occur on Thursday afternoons in SCI 242 and run between 1:30-2:30 PM Pacific with a hybrid option over Zoom unless otherwise posted. Contact Dr. Christopher Smallwood at for remote participation access links.

This Week

No Seminar
Stay tuned for the next scheduled event, on 2/23/2023.

Spring 2023 Schedule

Date Speaker Topic
1/26/2023 Various (SJSU) Introduction to SJSU Faculty Research
2/2/2023 Stephen Wu (Rochester) Strain engineering 2D quantum materials
2/23/2023 Nicholas J Hartley (SLAC) Career Paths of Physics Degree Holders
3/2/2023 Thomas Madura (SJSU) Nested dust shells around WR 140 observed with JWST
3/9/2023 Edgar Shaghoulian (UC Santa Cruz) TBD (High energy theory, quantum cosmology)
3/16/2023 Nick Vazquez (Tau Motors) TBD
3/23/2023 Various Alumni panel on landing a job in industry
4/13/2023 Katherine Klymko (Berkeley Lab) Quantum computing at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
4/20/2023 Dylan Spaulding (Union of Concerned Scientists) TBD (Policy)
4/27/2023 Beth Nowadnick (UC Merced) TBD (Condensed matter)
5/4/2023 Alexandra Miller (Sonoma State) TBD (High energy theory)
5/11/2023 Sara Mueller (Brown) TBD (Physics education research)