Fall 2023 Semester

Date: Wednesday, 30- Aug 2023
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:  Jenn Gannon
Title:      The Hidden Hazards of Moderate Space Weather
Host:     Robert Robinson

Date: Wednesday, 6- Sept 2023
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:  Michael F. Corcoran
                 Associate Research Professor, Catholic University
                 Sr. Research Scientist, NASA, GSFC
Title:      Returning to Dust: X-ray and IR Diagnostics from Shocks in Massive Binary Systems
Host:     Steve Kraemer 

Date: Wednesday, 13 - Sept  2023
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:         Léa Feuillet        
Title:               Classifying High Redshift Galaxies in SDSS: Alternative Diagnostic Diagrams
Host:             Steve Kraemer

Date: Wednesday, 20 - Sept 2023
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:   Davide Prete
Title:  3D Printed Lattice Structures: from design to printing

Host:   John Philip

Date: Wednesday, 27 - Sept 2023
Time: 4:00 PM
Speaker:    Priyarshini Ghosh             
Title:          Overcoming Engineering Problems in a Zinc-Sulfide Plastic Scintillator and
                  Introducing a Quantum Dot Gel-Based Scintillator

Host:  Tommy Wiklind

Date: Wednesday 4 - Oct-2023
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:     Amy Rager                            
Title:          Bridging Science and Engineering: Insights from NASA's GDC Mission and Beyond
Host:         Vadim Uritisky

Date: Wednesday 11 - Oct -2023
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:         Ali Eren  Simsek  
Title:        CERN CMS Experiment: Revealing Exotic Physics through Dijet Resonance Search 
Host:   Rachel Bartek      

Date: Wednesday 18 - Oct -2023
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:     Megha M. Pandya                                    
Title:           The electron zebra stripes in the Earth's inner magnetosphere: Evolution and Dynamics 
Host:     Robert Robinson    

Date: Wednesday 25 - Oct -2023
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:     Sergio Picozzi
                    Associate Professor of Practice
                    Associate Director of the Materials Science & Engineering Master's Program
                    Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Scince
                    The Catholic University of America
Title:    Wireless Power Transfer Goes Farther with Metamaterials  
Host:        John Philip

Date: Wednesday 1 - Nov -2023
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:           Pertti A. Makela
                          NASA Goddard Space Flight Center     
Title:                 Sustained Gamma-Ray Emission Events at the Sun           
Host:                Steve Kraemer 

Date: Wednesday, 8- Nov -2023
Time: 4:00 pm  
Speaker:   Gonzalo Augusto Cucho-Padin
Title:        Investigation of the Dynamic Terrestrial Hydrogen Exosphere
Host:        Robert Robinson

Date: Wednesday 15- Nov -2023 
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker Yaireska Collado-Vega
Title:          Moon to Mars Space Weather Analysis Office:
                            Support for NASA Missions and the Artemis Program

Host:      Duilia F. de Mello 

Date: Wednesday 29- Nov-2023 
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:  Miguel Martinez Ledesma
Title:       Modeling the Impacts of Eclipses in the Ionosphere
Host:    Robert Robinson

 Date: Wednesday 6- Dec-2023 
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:  Pankaj Kumar
                 American University
                 Heliophysics Science Division
                 NASA Goddard Space Flight Cener
Title:      Quasi-periodic Energy Release and Jets at the Base of Solar Coronal Plumes
Host: Vadim Uritsky