Seminars and Events

Spring 2019 Seminar Series

All regular seminars are held in SB1 107, begin at 3:15pm, and are free and open to the public.


April 8, 2019
Peter Veerman
Professor, Department of Mathematics, Portland State University
Affiliate Professor, Department of Physics, Portland State University
"Diffusion and Consensus on Weakly Connected Directed Graphs"

 

April 22, 2019
Arielle Catalano
Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Geography, Portland State University
"Spatiotemporal variability in 21st-century snowfall frequency over the Northwest United States"

 

April 29, 2019
Gregory Bostrom
Physics Instructor, Clackamas Community College
"Preparatory Physics and Other Education Research Applications for Introductory Physics Courses"

 

May 6, 2019
Andrew Martin
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, Portland State University
Visiting Scientist, Center for Western Weather and Water Extremes at Scripps Institution of Oceanography
“Using the trace constituents in precipitation to examine cloud physical processes during a winter storm”

 

May 20, 2019
Matthew Gorby
Research Scientist, Space Science Center, University of New Hampshire
“Rampaging Protons: Coronal Mass Ejections, Space Weather, and the Sun-Earth Connection”

 

May 24, 2019
Hakeem Oluseyi
Space Science Education Lead, Division of Science Engagements and Partnerships, NASA
Distinguished Research Professor, Aerospace, Physics and Space Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology
"Hacking the Stars"
*please note that this is the annual Mark Gurevitch Lecture and will be held on a Friday at 5pm in Shattuck Hall*

 

 

Past Terms

List of Winter 2019 speakers and abstracts (PDF)
For more information about the Winter 2019 seminar series please email Dr. Jay Nadeau.

List of Fall 2018 speakers and abstracts (PDF)
For more information about the Fall 2018 seminar series please email Dr. Rolf Koenenkamp.

List of Spring 2018 speakers and abstracts (PDF)
For more information about the Spring 2018 seminar series, please email Dr. Erik Bodegom.

List of Winter 2018 speakers and abstracts (PDF)
For more information about the Winter 2018 seminar series, please email Dr. Peter Moeck.

List of Fall 2017 speakers and abstracts (PDF)
For more information about the Fall 2017 seminar series, please email Dr. Chris Butenhoff.

List of Spring 2017 speakers and abstracts (PDF)
For more information about the Spring 2017 seminar series, please email Dr. Drake Mitchell.

List of Winter 2017 speakers and abstracts (PDF)
For more information about the Winter 2017 seminar series, please email Dr. Peter Leung.

List of Fall 2016 speakers and abstracts (PDF)
For more information about the Fall 2016 seminar series, please email Dr. Raj Solanki.

 

 

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Mark Gurevitch Memorial Lecture Series 

The 12th Annual Lecture will be held on May 11th, 2018 and feature Dr. David Wineland, "Optical Atomic Clocks".
For more information please see the Mark Gurevitch Memorial Lecture Series website

 

Give to the Gurevitch Lecture Fund: https://giving.psuf.org/gurevitch