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  1. Week of October 23, 2014

    1. Thursday, October 23, 2014

      1. 4:30 pm - 6:00 pmSolar Eclipse Viewing
        North Campus Parking Deck on the corner of University & Goodwin
    2. Friday, October 24, 2014

      1. 8:00 pm - 10:00 pmHomecoming Observatory Open House
        901 S Mathews Ave, Urbana
      2. 8:00 pm - 10:00 pmHomecoming Observatory Open House
        University of Illinois Observatory
    3. Saturday, October 25, 2014

      1. 10:00 amHomecoming Solar Observing
        University of Illinois Observatory
      2. 2:00 pmHomecoming Solar Observing
        University of Illinois Observatory
  2. Week of October 26, 2014

    1. Monday, October 27, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 12:50 pmDi Wen
        Journal Club: TBA
        Astronomy Building 134
    2. Tuesday, October 28, 2014

      1. 3:45 pmJayne Birkby, NASA Sagan Fellow, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
        Astronomy Colloquium - "Exoplanet Atmospheres at High-Resolution"
        Astronomy 134
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmPaul Baniewicz, Vice President, Alcatel Lucent
        Computational Science and Engineering Career Pathways Lecture Series
        NCSA Auditorium, 1205 W. Clark Street, Urbana
    3. Wednesday, October 29, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Jongheon Kim
        CSE Seminar "A Multiscale Generalized Finite Element Method for 3D Cohesive Fractures"
        2240 Digital Computer Lab (DCL)
      2. 12:00 pmEric Peterson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Theoretical Astrophysics and General Relativity Seminar:"Scattering and the Galactic Center"
        464 Loomis
      3. 4:00 pmLaura Greene, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
        Physics Colloquium: "Deciphering Electron Matter in Novel Superconductors"
        141 Loomis
  3. Week of November 2, 2014

    1. Monday, November 3, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 12:50 pmErin Cox
        Journal Club: TBA
        Astronomy Building 134
    2. Tuesday, November 4, 2014

      1. 3:45 pmFabienne A. Bastien, Hubble Fellow at Pennsylvania State University
        Astronomy Colloquium - "Enhancing Exoplanet Discovery and Characterization through Stellar Photometric 'Flicker'"
        Astronomy 134
    3. Wednesday, November 5, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Brad Sutton
        CSE Seminar "Improving the Spatial Resolution of MRI for Examing White Matter Structures in the Brain"
        2240 Digital Computer Lab (DCL)
      2. 12:00 pmBen Ryan, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Theoretical Astrophysics and General Relativity Seminar:"TBD"
        464 Loomis
      3. 4:00 pmDavid Reitze, California Technical Institute
        Physics Colloquium: "Advanced LIGO: A Prelude to Gravitational Wave Physics and Astronomy"
        141 Loomis
    4. Friday, November 7, 2014

      1. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmObservatory Open House
  4. Week of November 9, 2014

    1. Monday, November 10, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 12:50 pmCeleste Lu
        Journal Club: TBA
        Astronomy Building 134
    2. Tuesday, November 11, 2014

      1. 3:45 pmWen-fai Fong, University of Arizona
        Astronomy Colloquium - Wen-fai Fong, University of Arizona
        Astronomy 134
    3. Wednesday, November 12, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Sandra Rodriguez-Zas
        CSE Seminar "Analysis of High-Throughput Omic Data"
        2240 Digital Computer Lab (DCL)
      2. 12:00 pmAllycia Gariepy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Theoretical Astrophysics and General Relativity Seminar:"TBD"
        464 Loomis
      3. 4:00 pmKlaus Schulten, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
        Physics Colloquium: Klaus Schulten
        141 Loomis
    4. Friday, November 14, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmTzu-Ching Chang, ASIAA
        Astronomy Colloquium - Tzu-Ching Chang, ASIAA
        Astronomy 134
  5. Week of November 16, 2014

    1. Monday, November 17, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 12:50 pmDominique Segura-Cox
        Journal Club: TBA
        Astronomy Building 134
    2. Tuesday, November 18, 2014

      1. 11:00 amEdmund Bertschinger, MIT
        Astronomy Colloquium - "The Internal Structure of Spinning Black Holes”, Edmund Bertschinger, NIT
        Astronomy 134
      2. 3:45 pmEdmund Bertschinger, MIT
        Astronomy Colloquium - "Hacking a Respectful and Caring Community in Your Department”
        Astronomy 134
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmBryan Hibbs, Archer Daniels Midland Company
        Computational Science and Engineering Career Pathways Lecture Series
        NCSA Auditorium, 1205 W. Clark Street, Urbana
    3. Wednesday, November 19, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Pascal Bellon
        CSE Seminar "Non-Equilibrium Evolutions in Materials under Irradiation: Bridging the Length and Time Scales from Atomistics to Continuum"
        2240 Digital Computer Lab (DCL)
      2. 12:00 pmAustin Joyce, University of Chicago
        Theoretical Astrophysics and General Relativity Seminar:"TBD"
        464 Loomis
      3. 4:00 pmSteven Ritz, University of California Santa Cruz
        Physics Colloquium: Steven Ritz
        141 Loomis Lab
  6. Week of November 23, 2014

    1. Wednesday, November 26, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium: No Colloquium Fall Break
  7. Week of December 1, 2014

    1. Monday, December 1, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 12:50 pmRukmani Vijayaraghavan
        Journal Club: TBA
        Astronomy Building 134
    2. Tuesday, December 2, 2014

      1. 3:45 pmDr. Blakesley Burkhart, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
        Astronomy Colloquium - "New Frontiers of Magnetized Turbulence in the Multiphase Interstellar Medium"
        Astronomy 134
    3. Wednesday, December 3, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Kyle Smith
        CSE Seminar "Leveraging Simulation of Electrochemistry and Microstructure for Better Batteries"
        2240 Digital Computer Lab (DCL)
      2. 12:00 pmAngelos Anastopoulos, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Theoretical Astrophysics and General Relativity Seminar:"TBD"
        464 Loomis
      3. 4:00 pmChandra Varma, University of California Riverside
        Physics Colloquium: "Amplitude Modes/Higgs Bosons in Superconductivity and Elsewhere"
        141 Loomis
    4. Friday, December 5, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmXin Liu, UCLA
        Astronomy Colloquium - Xin Liu, UCLA
        Astronomy 134
  8. Week of December 7, 2014

    1. Monday, December 8, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 12:50 pmAndrew Nadolski
        Journal Club: TBA
        Astronomy Building 134
      2. 3:45 pmAmy Reines, University of Michigan
        Astronomy Colloquium - Amy Reines, University of Michigan
        Astronomy 134
    2. Wednesday, December 10, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmRyan Lang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Theoretical Astrophysics and General Relativity Seminar:"TBD"
        464 Loomis
      2. 4:00 pmNigel Lockyer, Director, Fermilab
        Physics Colloquium: Nigel Lockyer
        141 Loomis
  9. Week of January 18, 2015

    1. Wednesday, January 21, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium
        141 Loomis
  10. Week of January 25, 2015

    1. Tuesday, January 27, 2015

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium
    2. Wednesday, January 28, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmMichel Campillo, ISTerre/Université Joseph Fourier
        Physics Colloquium: Michel Campillo
        141 Loomis
  11. Week of February 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, February 3, 2015

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium
    2. Wednesday, February 4, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmLloyd Knox, UC Davis
        Physics Colloquium: Lloyd Knox
        141 Loomis
  12. Week of February 8, 2015

    1. Tuesday, February 10, 2015

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium
    2. Wednesday, February 11, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium
        141 Loomis
  13. Week of February 15, 2015

    1. Tuesday, February 17, 2015

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium
    2. Wednesday, February 18, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmPaul Johnson, Los Alamos National Laboratory
        Physics Colloquium: Paul Johnson
        141 Loomis
  14. Week of February 22, 2015

    1. Tuesday, February 24, 2015

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium
    2. Wednesday, February 25, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium
        141 Loomis
  15. Week of March 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, March 3, 2015

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium
    2. Wednesday, March 4, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium: No Colloquium - APS March Meeting
        141 Loomis
  16. Week of March 8, 2015

    1. Tuesday, March 10, 2015

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium
    2. Wednesday, March 11, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium
        141 Loomis
  17. Week of March 15, 2015

    1. Tuesday, March 17, 2015

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium
    2. Wednesday, March 18, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmDavid Hall, Amherst College
        Physics Colloquium: David Hall
        141 Loomis
  18. Week of March 22, 2015

    1. Wednesday, March 25, 2015

      1. 8:30 amPhysics Colloquium: Spring Break No Colloquium
  19. Week of March 29, 2015

    1. Tuesday, March 31, 2015

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium
  20. Week of April 1, 2015

    1. Wednesday, April 1, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium
        141 Loomis Lab
  21. Week of April 5, 2015

    1. Tuesday, April 7, 2015

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium
    2. Wednesday, April 8, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium
        141 Loomis
  22. Week of April 12, 2015

    1. Tuesday, April 14, 2015

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium
    2. Wednesday, April 15, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmEshel Ben-Jacob, Tel Aviv University
        Physics Colloquium: Eshel Ben-Jacob
        141 Loomis
  23. Week of April 19, 2015

    1. Tuesday, April 21, 2015

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium
    2. Wednesday, April 22, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmBrad Marston, Brown University
        Physics Colloquium: Brad Marston
        141 Loomis
  24. Week of April 26, 2015

    1. Tuesday, April 28, 2015

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium
    2. Wednesday, April 29, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmStan Liebler, The Rockefeller University
        Physics Colloquium: Stan Liebler
        141 Loomis

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