Colloquium: Does the Particle Really Go Through Both Slits? Answer: No
Associate professor Barry Ward will discuss communicating about quantum mechanics to non-experts today 4 p.m. today, Friday, Oct. 12, in Physics Building 133. Refreshments will be served in PHYS 134 at 3:30 p.m.
Ward is an associate professor of philosophy at the University of Arkansas. He holds a master's degree in theoretical physics from Trinity College Dublin and a doctorate in philosophy from Rutgers University. While he primarily works in mainstream philosophy of science, he has interests in the measurement problem and various other issues at the intersection of physics and philosophy.
The Music Department offers All Over the Map, a performance by the duo Blue Thread, at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, in the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall on campus.
Elizabeth Ashbaugh was appointed to serve as Arkansas' state student officer for the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association chapter.
This semester's Human Library event will be held Nov. 7, 8, and 9 in Holcombe Hall. Check out a human book now!
Distinguished Professor M. Suhail Zubairy will discuss advancing beyond the diffraction limit in optical lithography at 4 p.m. today, Friday, Oct. 19, in Physics Building 133.
To be considered for the Coffee With the Chancellor, submit your name, year and major to firstname.lastname@example.org by Oct. 22 for the next gathering, scheduled for 10-10:45 a.m., Friday, Oct. 26.