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February 12th
Dr. Rakesh Agrawal, Purdue University
AET 0.204, 3:15 - 4:15 PM
Solution Processed Inorganic Solar Cells
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February 19th
Dr. Jack Shi, University of Kansas
AET 0.204, 3:15 - 4:15 PM
Beam dynamics, accelerator physics, non-linear dynamics, and computational physics.

February 26th
Dr. Raul Esquivel, UNAM
AET 0.204, 3:15 - 4:15 PM
Casimir forces in real materials.

March 4th
Dr. Steinman-Cameron, Indiana University
AET 0.204, 3:15 - 4:15 PM
Investigations into the dynamical properties of astrophysical disks, including studies of: nonplanar galactic disks.

March 11
Dr. Oingkai Yu, Texas State University
AET 0.204, 3:15 - 4:15 PM
Synthesis of novel electronic materials, such as nano carbon materials and semiconductor nanostructures as well as Nanosensors and nanofabrication.


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New Assistant/Associate Professor Position in Materials Science now posted and accepting applications!
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Our next Friday Night Celestial Lights event will be February 19th beginning at 7:30 PM in the Flawn Science Building, room 2.02.02 and then stargazing in the observatory afterwards (Weather Permitting). Click HERE for more information on the event.

To learn more about the Curtis Vaughan Observatory,
click HERE

UTSA Physics and Astronomy Faculty in the News!

Dr. Arturo Ayon wins "Innovator of the Year Award 2015" by the San Antonio Business Journal. Click HERE for the full article.

Dr. Arturo Ponce published in Science Magazine regarding the Synthesis of Borophenes.

Dr. Eric Schlegel presents evidense of a dramatic example of "feedback" between a supermassive black hole and its host galaxy at the American Astronomical Society's Winter Meeting. This discovery is picked up world-wide by the BBC and other news outlets. Click HERE for the article.

We are proud of the work of our faculty achievements!
Miguel Jose Yacaman
Department Chair

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