Physics & Astronomy Colloquium

Thursday, November 1, 2012
4:00 PM - 5:20 PM
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Photo of speaker, Dr. J. Ruben MartinezPlease join us on Thursday, November 1, 2012 as we welcome our speaker, Dr. J. Ruben Martinez, who will present, "Luis Alvarez and the Culture of High Energy Physics" at 4pm in Mendocino Hall 1015.

Dr. Martinez, who teaches in the Sac State Department of History, was born in Sacramento and went to UC Davis for a B.A. in U.S. History and a minor in Quantum Mechanics.   From there, he went to the University of Texas for his M.A. and Ph.D. in History, specializing in the history of 20th century physics. 

This lecture is free and open to the public.  Please see the links below for parking information and a campus map, and if you'd like more information on our colloquium series, upcoming talks as well as an archive of past talks, please visit our website:

Campus Map
To view the location of our lecture hall, Mendocino Hall, please see the campus map... the room is 1015.
For parking information
Lot 2 is closest to Mendocino Hall, but the closest public lot is Parking Structure II, next to the Bookstore.

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