Louisiana State University

Nicholson Hall

James W. Nicholson is home to the Department of Physics & Astronomy.Nicholson Hall was named for James W. Nicholson, the university's first dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, a former mathematics professor, and a past university superintendent.

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Chris Lindner

"Astronomers Turned Data Scientists," Colloquium with Chris Lindner, Indeed The majority of Astronomy and Physics PhDs will never be career academics. In...

2/20 3:30pm
Cyrill Slezak

'Lessons from physics education research: From the introductory classroom to reforming inter-disciplinary research' colloquium with Cyrill Slezak, Associate...

2/27 3:30pm
Pierre Sokolsky

'The Blind Men and the Elephant, or the Search for Origins of the Highest Energy Cosmic Rays,' colloquium with Pierre Sokolsky, Distinguished Professor and...

3/5 3:30pm

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