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.

Place Type

Academic

Upcoming Events

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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