• MS in Optics & Photonics Thesis Defense - Ryan M. Galloway Thursday, January 25, 2018

    On Thursday, January 25th, at 3:10 pm in 258 Barnard Hall, Ryan M. Galloway, candidate for a Master's degree in Optics & Photonics, will defend his thesis entitled, "Coherent Imaging...

  • Physics Colloquium - Hawking’s Premature Obituary for Philosophy Friday, January 26, 2018

    One common refrain in Hawking’s writings is that philosophy is dead. I will evaluate his actual and possible arguments for this claim and conclude that none of them is tenable, emphasizing the need for incorporating additional critical reasoning training.