News & Events

Physics Seminar
Frontiers of New Physics at the Large Hadron Collider
Dr. Shreyashi Chakdar, Holy Cross
Tuesday, March 21, 2023

Physics Seminar
Colliding Worlds
Dr. Indara Suarez, Boston University

Tuesday, February 28, 2023

Physics Seminar
LArPix: a transformative pixelated readout for liquid-argon TPCs

Dr. Brooke Russell, LBL

Monday, May 2, 2022

Society of Physics Students 

Petting Zoom!
Thursday, October 15, 2020 Details to follow 

Society of Physics Students

Two Student Summer Experience Panels
Wellesley Physics Students will be sharing their summer research/industry/educational experiences.
Tuesday, October 6, 2020  - 6:00-7:00 pm EDT
Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 3:00-4:00 pm EDT 
Visit the @wellesleyphysics FB page for zoom links and more information

Physics & Engineering (We-Lab) Seminar

Designing a Low Cost, Mass-manufacturable Prosthetic Foot for Persons with Amputations in India
Katy Olesnavage, Mechanical Enginnering Department, MIT
, Sept. 29, 2016, 4:45-5:45 p.m. SCI 278, refreshments in Sage Lounge at 4:30

Society of Physics Students

Summer Research Panel (II)
Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, 4:45-5:45 p.m. SCI 377, Refreshments 4:30

Physics Department

Annual Physics Fall Dinner
Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016, 5:30-7:00 p.m. Creighton Room (Green House)

Physics Seminar

The Art of Reshaping DNA
Prof. Ashley Carter, Physics Department, Amherst College
, Nov. 8, 2016, 4:45-5:45 p.m. SCI 278, refreshments in Sage Lounge at 4:30

Society of Physics Students

Physics Alumnae Panel
Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016, 6:15-7:45 p.m. SCI 377, Refreshments 5:30

Physics Seminar

Extending the Scope of Magnetic Resonance 
Prof. Merideth Frey '07, Physics Department, Sarah Lawrence College
Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, 12:30-1:30 p.m. SCI 278, Lunch included

Physics Lunch Time Discussion

The Graduate School Application Process 
Dr. Jacob Barandes, Associate Director of Graduate Studies for Physics, Harvard University
Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, 12:30-1:20 p.m. SCI 278, Lunch included

Physics Seminar

Fusion Physics with Ultracold Plasmas 
Dr. Mary Lyon, University of Maryland Department of Physics
Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, 12:30-1:20 p.m. SCI 277, Lunch included

Celebration Lunch

Welcome 23 New Sophmore Majors (Class of 2019)!
Monday, March 13, 2017, 12:30-1:20 p.m. Sage Lounge, Lunch and cake included

Physics Seminar

Stacking Up Solar: Designing Perovskite Solar Cells for Multijuction Photovoltaics 
Ms. Rebecca Belisle, Ph.D. Candidate in Materials Science & Engineering
Monday, March 20, 2017, 12:30-1:20 p.m. SCI 278, Lunch included

Physics Seminar

How Do Cells Control the Size or Their Organelles? 
Dr. Lishibanya Mohapatra, Brandeis University
Monday, April 10, 2017, 12:30-1:20 p.m. SCI 377, Lunch included

Physics Senior Thesis Talks

Modeling the Earth-Moon Distance for Different Theories of Gravitation 
Sanaea Cooper Rose, Astrophysics '17

Lunar Laser Ranging: Testing Gravitation to the Moon and Back
Else Schlerman, Physics '17

Monday, April 24, 2017, 12:30-1:30 p.m. SCI 396, Lunch included

Senior Dinner

Physics Department invites all Physics, Astrophysics and Chemical Physics Majors to the

Class of 2017 Celebration Dinner
Friday, May 5, 2017, 5:00-7:00 p.m. Punch's Alley