Physics at Virginia

Invitation - Deaver Retirement

Wednesday, April 28 2010

Honoring 45 years of service in the UVA Physics Department . . .

A Retirement Symposium and Reception Celebration
Bascom Deaver
May 12, 2010 at 1:00pm
Room 204, Physics Bldg

Our colleague Bascom Deaver will be retiring this summer. In celebrating Bascom's 45 years of service to the Physics Department and University, as well as his scientific and technological contributions to superconductivity and devices, this symposium is being held in his honor.

Symposium Co-chairs: Joe Poon (Physics), Bobby Weikle (Electrical Engineering)

1:00pm - 1:05pm Brief introduction

1:05pm - 1:30pm Professor Allen Goldman, University of Minnesota
"The Impact of Flux Quantization on the Understanding of Superconductivity"

1:30pm - 1:55pm Dr. Bill Goodman, Applied Physics systems

1:55pm - 2:20pm Professor Stuart Wolf, University of Virginia
"Trends in Superconducting Electronics - From the Future to the Past"

2:20pm - 2:30pm Coffee Break

2:30pm - 2:55pm Dr. Tom Crowe, Virginia Diodes
"Schottky Diode Based Receivers and Sources for CRR and other Applications"

2:55pm - 3:20pm Dr. Al Wootten, National Radio Astronomy Observatory
"ALMA: The March to Early Science"
3:20pm - 3:55pm Professor Robert Mattauch, Professor of Electrical Engineering Emeritus
"Solid State Device Work between UVa's Engineering & Physics, The Early Days"
4:30pm - 7:00pm Reception at the Colonnade Club (Please RSVP to eko5r@virginia.edu )

We are looking forward to having you join us to celebrate this special occasion.

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