The Department of Physics and Astronomy hosts the following colloquia, seminars, journal clubs, and public lecture events.
- Physics Colloquium
- Condensed Matter Seminars
- Nuclear/Astro/Particle (NAP) Seminars
- Nuclear and Particle Theory Journal Club
- Vaden W. Miles Memorial Lecture
- Science Under the Dome Lecture Series
- Planetarium Public Shows
Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m. in the Welcome Center Auditorium
More information is available here.
Fridays at 3:00 pm - Room 312 of the Physics Research Bldg.
Held once a year, this lectureship was established by Mrs. Maxine Miles to commemorate the memory of her husband, Professor Vaden Willis Miles, former faculty in the Department of Physics and Astronomy
Science Under the Dome is a lecture series targeted toward the general public, and features speakers from the Wayne State University community and greater Detroit area. Lectures are presented by specialists but formulated to be of interest to all. This series is provided by the Wayne State Planetarium which is dedicated to the promotion of science. Additional information about the SUD lecture series is available on the Planetarium Website.