Thompson Hall Science & Mathematics Seminars

The seminars are normally held on Thursdays, from 4 to 5 p.m. in Thompson 175 unless otherwise posted. They are open to the general public.

Students, faculty, staff, and guests are invited to gather for refreshments and conversation at 3:45 p.m. before each seminar.

The Thompson Hall Science and Mathematics Seminars have been held on a regular basis since 1978-79. Once again the seminar series will feature presentations by Puget Sound faculty and students and invited guest speakers on a wide range of topics. Please join us in welcoming the following speakers:

Go to Spring 2016 schedule

Presentation Schedule, Fall 2015

Sept. 3, 2015

Leslie Saucedo

University of Puget Sound Biology Department

4 pm, Thompson 175

Sept. 10, 2015

Fall Student Research Symposium
All summer science research students will present posters of their research
4 pm to 6 pm, Harned Colonnade

Sept. 17, 2015

The muon g-2 experiment: Probing the vacuum for new physics

Joe Grange '06

Argonne National Laboratory

4 pm, Thompson 175

Sept. 24, 2015  
 Oct. 1, 2015  
 Oct. 8, 2015  
 Oct. 15, 2015  
 Oct. 22, 2015  Reserved
 Oct. 29, 2015

Matthew Bush

University of Washington Department of Chemistry

4 pm, Thompson 175

Host: Megan Gessel

 Nov. 5, 2015  
 Nov. 12, 2015

Krista Barzen-Hanson

Oregon State University Chemistry Department

4 pm, Thompson 175

Host: Dan Burgard

 Nov. 19, 2015

Mercury cycling in Pacific Northwest forests

Abir Biswas

Biogeochemist, The Evergreen State College

4 pm, Thompson 175

Host: Kena Fox-Dobbs

 Nov. 26, 2015  Thanksgiving
 Dec. 3, 2015  

Presentation Schedule, Spring 2016

Jan. 21, 2016

Rand Worland

University of Puget Sound Physics Department

4 pm, Thompson 175

Jan. 28, 2016  
Feb. 4, 2016

Sandra Ward
University of Puget Sound Chemistry Department

4 pm, Thompson 175

Feb. 11, 2016  
Feb. 18, 2016

Maitreya Dunham

University of Washington Genome Science Department

4 pm, Thompson 175

Host: Rachel Pepper

Feb. 25, 2016  
March 3, 2016  
March 10, 2016  
March 17, 2016 Spring Break
March 24, 2016

Jeff Tepper
University of Puget Sound Geology Department

4 pm, Thompson 175

March 31, 2016  
April 7, 2016  
April 14, 2016  
April 21, 2016  
April 28, 2016  

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