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Physics Department Seminar 03-05-2010

 Development of fluorescent nuclear track detector technology for mixed radiation field dosimetry

Jeff Sykora

Landauer Inc.

Oklahoma State University, Department of Physics

Experiences in a Ph.D. program in physics are one of a kind, focused on but not limited to science. I will talk about my recent adventures transitioning from an undergraduate at Creighton to finishing Ph.D. work at Oklahoma State University. I will also discuss my research summarized below.
HL G59
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Dr. Jack Gabel

2024 Phyiscs Field Day

Physics Field Day 2024 is taking place in the HIxson-Lied Science Building at Creighton University on Saturday April 10, 2024 starting at 9:00 a.m. Arrive earlier to get registered and ready for the events!

Open to all Omaha area high school physics classes. Come for a fun day of physics!

Hixson-Lied Science Building G59
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Nick Tobin <NicholasTobin@creighton.edu>

2023 Physics Field Day!

We're excited to announce the 2023 Physics Field Day at Creighton University.

High School physics classes are invited to enter their team the roughly half-day competition taking place on April 1, 2023 on the Creighton University Campus.

Contact Society of Physics Students President Joe Klomp for more information.

Hixson-Lied Science Building, Creighton University
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Joe Klomp <joeklomp@creighton.edu>

2022 Physnic!


The Physnic is an annual Physics Picnic hosted by the Creighton Physics Department.



Jimmy John’s catering, games, and a chance to get to know others in the Physics department and those interested in Physics


Sunday Oct. 2 2:00-4:00


Anderson Plaza a.k.a. the grassy knoll outside of HLSB on the Burt Street side

The Secret Life of Metals

Any Questions? Contact Joe Klomp at joeklomp@creighton.edu

Anderson Plaza (outside HLSB)
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Joe Klomp <joeklomp@creighton.edu>

2022 Evening of Reflection

All physics students, staff, faculty, family and friends are invited to join us for our annual Evening of Reflection.

We will induct new members into the physics honor society Sigma Pi Sigma, celebrate our graduating students, and enjoy dinner together.

Sunday May 1, 4-6:30 p.m. in Lower St. John's Church

Lower St. John's
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2022 Physics Department Retreat

The annual physics department retreat took place on Friday April 8th from 5-8 p.m. in HLSB G04.

The theme of the retreat was "Lost in Space" and featured a rocket-building competition, dinner, a panel discussion with upper-division physics majors and graduates students, guest speaker Fr. Larry Gillick, and a student vs. faculty trivia game.

It was a fun time for everyone!

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