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April 18, 2013 | 9:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Category: Other
Location: Physics #245 | Map
666 W. Hancock
Detroit, MI 48201
Cost: no charge
Audience: Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Prospective Students, Staff

The WSU Department of Physics and Astronomy will be hosting their annual Graduate Research Day on Thursday, April 18th. All research active physics graduate students are invited to present a poster describing their research to peers and faculty. 


9:00 - 9:30 am: Refreshments and opening statements
9:30 - 11:20 am - Graduate Student Oral Presentations
9:30 - 9:50 am – Indermeet Kohli, “Diffusion of Nanoparticles in Synthetic and Biopolymer Solutions ”
9:50 - 10:10 am - Chamath LKKD: “Search for Contact Interactions in the Dimuon Final State at CMS”
10:10 - 10:30 am - Girfan S. Shamsutdinov, “ Combinatorial Approach for High-efficiency Magnetization Measurements of Co-Fe-Ni Alloys with a Scanning Hall Probe Microscope”
10:40 - 11:00 am - Jocelyn Mlynarz, “Estimation of the Background Effects in the Chiral Magnetic Effect Measurements using Charge-dependent Correlations Relative to the Fourth Harmonic Event Plane”
11:00 - 11:20 am - Indika L Wanniarachchi, “Low Energy Positron Interactions with Biological Molecules”
1:30 pm – 4:00 pm: Poster Session
4:00 – 5:00 pm - Guest Speaker:  Dr. Christopher Grabowski, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH, "Dielectric breakdown performance of polymer nanocomposite and block copolymer films"
5:00 - 5:30 pm: Round Table discussion with guest speaker
5:30 – 6:30 pm: Pizza Dinner and Awards Ceremony

For additional information about this event (poster submission, etc.) please visit the Physics & Astronomy website page: http://physics.clas.wayne.edu/graduate/gradresearchday2013.php

For more information about this event, please contact Indermeet Kohli at 313-577-2107 or indermeet.kohli@wayne.edu.