Saturday Science @ LSU

Saturday Science

2023 Spring Public Lectures

We invite you to join us for, we think, an interesting and exciting series of Saturday Science @ LSU featuring presentations for high school students, teachers, and the public.

All the lectures will be held from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. at EBR Main Library, Main Room, 7711 Goodwood Blvd., Baton Rouge 70806.

Please note that the March 25th event will be held from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

We hope you will join us, and will look forward to seeing you and your students.

For more information, contact:

Dr. Param Singh • Physics and Astronomy • 225-578-7513 • psingh@lsu.edu 

Dr. Ravi Rau • Physics and Astronomy • 225-578-6841 • ravirau@lsu.edu 

Date Title of Talk Speaker - Department Time at EBRPL
January 21, 2023 "Below the Sea Floor in Belize: Discovering Ancient Maya Sites submerged by Sea-level rise" Heather McKillop, Thomas & Lillian Landrum Alumni Professor, LSU Geography & Anthropology 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
SUNDAY, January 29, 2023 "How Earth Came to Be: From the Big Bang to Planet Formation" Matthew Penny, Assistant Professor, LSU Physics & Astronomy 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
February 18, 2023 "LSU CAMPUS MOUNDS: Oldest man-made structures in the Americas" Brooks Ellwood, Emeritus Professor,  LSU Geology & Geophysics 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
SUNDAY February 26, 2023 "A journey to the Big Bang and Beyond" Parampreet Singh, Professor, LSU Physics & Astronomy 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
March 25, 2023 "The First Exciting Discoveries with the James Webb Space Telescope" Geoffery Clayton, Ball Family Distinguished Professor, LSU Physics & Astronomy 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
April 22, 2023 "Some stars attract each other, dance, and merge together" Juhan Frank, Lorraine and Leon August Professor, LSU Physics & Astronomy 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

 

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