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Physicists Coalition for Nuclear Threat Reduction

Upcoming Colloquia

Interested in attending a colloquium? Encourage your department to request one for your institution by contacting Coalition Organizer Charlotte Selton at selton@aps.org. Please note that colloquia are presented by the hosting institution, not APS.

You can also check out the APS-hosted Coalition events page.

Location Date Speaker Speaker's Institution Colloquium Title
Fermilab September 1, 2021 Frank Von Hippel Princeton University The continuing risk of nuclear war and how physicists, acting as citizen-scientists, can help reduce it
Clemson University September 9, 2021 Laura Grego Union of Concerned Scientists The Growing Danger of Nuclear Weapons (and how physicists can help reduce it)
University of Houston September 14, 2021 Raymond Jeanloz UC Berkeley The Nuclear Threat
University of Maryland - Baltimore County September 15, 2021 Frank Von Hippel Princeton University The continuing risk of nuclear war and how physicists, acting as citizen-scientists, can help reduce it
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign September 15, 2021 Alan Robock Rutgers University Climatic and Humanitarian Impacts of Nuclear War
University of Texas at San Antonio September 24, 2021 Fred Lamb University of Illinois The Growing Danger of Nuclear Weapons (and how physicists can help reduce it)
University of New Mexico October 1, 2021 Matthias Grosse Perdekamp University of Illinois A Case Study in Nuclear Proliferation - The Iran Nuclear Deal and the Responsibility of Physicists
San Jose State University October 21, 2021 Rob Goldston Princeton University The New Nuclear Arms Race, Its Dangers, and How to Turn it Around
University of Texas, Austin November 3, 2021 Steve Fetter University of Maryland, College Park Reducing Nuclear Weapons and the Risk of Nuclear War
Washington State University November 4, 2021 Angela Di Fulvio University of Illinois Actionable Ideas for Nuclear Threat Reduction
Florida International University November 12, 2021 Matthias Grosse Perdekamp University of Illinois A Case Study in Nuclear Proliferation - The Iran Nuclear Deal and the Responsibility of Physicists
University of Miami November 17, 2021 Stewart Prager Princeton University The increasing peril from nuclear arms: and how physicists can help reduce the threat
Arizona State University November 18, 2021 Angela Di Fulvio University of Illinois Actionable Ideas for Nuclear Threat Reduction
University of Nevada, Reno November 19, 2021 Angela Di Fulvio University of Illinois Actionable Ideas for Nuclear Threat Reduction
Tulane University November 29, 2021 Steve Fetter University of Maryland, College Park Reducing Nuclear Weapons and the Risk of Nuclear War
University of Wisconsin - Madison December 3, 2021 Stewart Prager Princeton University The increasing peril from nuclear arms: and how physicists can help reduce the threat

Past Colloquia

Curious where we’ve already been?

Location Date Speaker
Princeton Plasma Physics Lab June 3, 2020 Stewart Prager
University of Mississippi August 25, 2020 Stewart Prager
Vanderbilt University September 17, 2020 Frank von Hippel
University of Tennessee, Knoxville September 21, 2020 Alan Robock
University of Southern California September 23, 2020 Angela Di Fulvio
California State University, Dominguez Hills September 24, 2020 Zia Mian
University of Wyoming September 25, 2020 Rob Goldston
University of Alabama September 30, 2020 Alan Robock
Michigan Technological University October 1, 2020 Steve Fetter
Auburn University October 2, 2020 Stewart Prager
Virginia Tech October 9, 2020 Alan Robock
Santa Clara University October 12, 2020 Rob Goldston
University of Michigan October 14, 2020 Stewart Prager
UC Santa Barbara October 20, 2020 Frank von Hippel
University of Massachusetts Amherst October 21, 2020 Alan Robock
Michigan State University October 22, 2020 Angela Di Fulvio
University of Alabama Birmingham October 23, 2020 Fred Lamb
Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University October 29, 2020 Fred Lamb
UC Riverside November 5, 2020 Sebastien Philippe
California State University, Los Angeles November 12, 2020 Laura Grego
Case Western Reserve University November 19, 2020 Steve Fetter
UC San Diego November 19, 2020 Frank von Hippel
Wayne State University December 3, 2020 Laura Grego
University at Buffalo, SUNY December 10, 2020 Laura Grego
Dartmouth College January 13, 2021 Laura Grego
University of Nebraska - Lincoln January 21, 2021 Steve Fetter
University of Hawaii January 21, 2021 Raymond Jeanloz
University of Alabama - Huntsville January 26, 2021 Stewart Prager
University of Minnesota January 28, 2021 Steve Fetter
New Mexico State University January 28, 2021 Frank von Hippel
University of Connecticut January 29, 2021 Stewart Prager
Iowa State University February 1, 2021 Zia Mian
University of Rhode Island February 3, 2021 Angela Di Fulvio
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology February 8, 2021 Angela Di Fulvio
University of Iowa February 9, 2021 Fred Lamb
Washington University in St. Louis February 10, 2021 Fred Lamb
Southern Illinois University February 12, 2021 Angela Di Fulvio
Old Dominion University February 16, 2021 Sebastien Philippe
The City College of New York February 17, 2021 Zia Mian
Virginia Commonwealth University February 19, 2021 Steve Fetter
University of Missouri February 22, 2021 Alan Robock
Worcester Polytechnic Institute February 24, 2021 Frank von Hippel
MIT Plasma Science and Fusion Center February 25, 2021 Stewart Prager
Mississippi State University February 26, 2021 Rob Goldston
Brandeis University March 2, 2021 Zia Mian
Oklahoma State University March 3, 2021 Alan Robock
University of Massachusetts - Dartmouth March 4, 2021 Fred Lamb
University of Maine March 5, 2021 Laura Grego
University of North Dakota March 5, 2021 Stewart Prager
The University of Texas at El Paso March 12, 2021 Rob Goldston
UC Berkeley March 15, 2021 Rob Goldston
Wake Forest University March 18, 2021 Frank von Hippel
UC Los Angeles April 6, 2021 Fred Lamb
UC Santa Cruz May 6, 2021 Raymond Jeanloz
Friends of Oak Ridge National Laboratory (FORNL) May 19, 2021 Alan Robock
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory June 17, 2021 Fred Lamb

To invite a Nuclear Threat Reduction expert to give a colloquium at your lab or university, please email Coalition Organizer Charlotte Selton at selton@aps.org

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