Physics Department Colloquium

Workman Center

20 Olive Lane
Socorro, NM 87801
United States

Karl Stephan of Texas State University will present the Physics Department colloquium. Stephan will review several developments in the last two decades that have contributed significantly to our understanding of ball lightning. These include the simultaneous appearance of about a dozen ball lightning objects in one city, fluorescence induced by ball lightning, and triangulation of ball lightning's location from recordings made by three widely separated mobile phones.4 p.m. in Workman 101. 

Thursday, April 25, 2019