Physics Special Lectures by IMSP's Visiting Scientist Dr. Laszlo Viktor Tóth

Lecturer: Dr. Laszlo Viktor Tóth, Astronomy Department, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary

Lecture 1 - "Birth and Death of Stars: New Discoveries Using the Largest Telescopes on Earth and in Space"
Date and Time: Wednesday, 25 July 2012; 2:00-4:00 PM
Venue: UPLB Operations Room, A.G. Samonte Hall

Lecture 2 - "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star: Finding Other Planetary Systems with the Hungarian Automated Telescope Network"
Date and Time: Thursday, 26 July 2012; 2:00-4:00 PM
Venue: UPLB Operations Room, A.G. Samonte Hall

Abstracts of the Talks: Download the attachment.


Invitation: 20th IMSP Research Colloquium


Prof. Darwin B. Putungan on "Computational Materials Research: Prospects and Opportunities"
Prof. Ariel L. Babierra on "A Walk Through Shuffling and Pattern Avoidance: The Case of Shuffling 132-Avoiding Permutations"

Date and Time: July 23, 2012, 2:00 PM
Venue: Mathematics Building Lecture Hall
Abstracts: please download attachment


Special Lecture: Earthquake Hazards and Risks in Metro Manila and Nearby Provinces

Speaker: Dr. Renato U. Solidum, Jr., Director, DOST-PHIVOLCS
Date and Time: July 23, 2012; 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Venue: New CAS Auditorium
Discussion Abstract: The talk will focus on the predicted movement of the Valley Fault System which will generate Magnitude 7.2 earthquake in the metropolis, including Laguna province up to Los Baños.