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Single-atom Optical Clocks

We are excited to announce TWO presentations being given by special guest, Nobel-laureate physicist David Wineland, on Tuesday, May 30th, 2017.

Event: Physics Colloquium

Date: TUESDAY, May 30th, 2017 Time: 4:00pm to 5:00pm Location: 123 PACIFIC HALL

Special Reception: 3:15-3:55 in the Paul Olum, Willamette hall atrium

Speaker:   Nobel-laureate physicist,  David J. Wineland, NIST, Boulder, Colorado

Title:  Single-atom Optical Clocks

Abstract:  With the availability of spectrally pure lasers and the ability to precisely measure optical frequencies, it appears the era of optical atomic clocks

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David Wineland Public Talk

Physics is co-sponsoring a public presentation by Nobel Laureate David Wineland on May 30 at 7PM. Read all about it here.

Note that the public talk is in addition to the Physics Colloquium that Dr Wineland will be presenting at 4PM that day.

Special Colloquium details:

When: Tuesday, May 30th, 4:00pm

Where: Pacific Hall 123, with a reception starting at 3:40pm in the Paul Olum Atrium, Willamette Hall

Speaker: David J. Wineland, NIST, Boulder, Colorado

Title: Single-atom Optical Clocks

Abstract:

With the availability of spectrally pure lasers and the ability to precisely measure optical

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Robert Schofield receives 2017 Research Excellence Award

The award for an Outstanding Accomplishment Non-Tenure-Track Faculty Researcher goes to Robert Schofield, a research assistant professor in the Center for High Energy Physics. The award honors a non-tenure-track faculty member engaged in independent research activities.

Celebrate the recipients of the 2017 Outstanding Achievement Awards.Tuesday, June 6, 2017 • 5:00pm • Ford Alumni Center Giustina Ballroom, 1720 East 13th. RSVP to khaila@uoregon.edu.

You can read the full article here:

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