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History of the APL Colloquium (1988–2006) | History of the APL Colloquium (1947–1988)

Date Speaker Topic Location
February 5, 2016 LtGen Vincent Stewart
DIA
An Evolving Defense Intelligence Enterprise
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 29, 2016 Pierre Thuot
JHU/APL
The Power of Teamwork Knows No Limits - AKA Murphy's Law at Mach 25
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 15, 2016 Harlan Ullman
The Killowen Group
A Brains-Based Approach to Strategic Thinking
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 8, 2016 BGEN Harold "Buck" Adams (Ret.)
The Potomac Institute
OPERATING AT THE EDGE OF SPACE AT 2,200 MPH
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 11, 2015 Xuanhong Cheng and James C. M. Hwang
Lehigh University
Broadband Electrical Detection of Individual Biological Cells
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 10, 2015 J. Michael Wenger
Naval Institute Press
No One Avoided Danger: NAS Kaneohe Bay and the Japanese Attack of 7 December 1941
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 4, 2015 Marc Wortman
Author
How the Navy Learned to Fly in World War I
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 20, 2015 David Goldstein
NRL
Acoustic Black Holes in the Laboratory
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 13, 2015 Daniel Friedman
NREL
Progress and opportunities for next-generation ultrahigh-efficiency multijunction solar cells
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 30, 2015 James N. Miller
JHU/APL
When Major Powers Meet in Cyberspace: W(h)ither Strategic Stability?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 26, 2015 Charles Neimeyer
Naval Institute Press
War in the Chesapeake: The British Campaigns to Control the Bay, 1813-1814
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 23, 2015 David McQueeney
IBM Research
The IBM Global Technology Outlook
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 16, 2015 Adm. Nirmal Verma
Indian Navy Ret., U.S. Naval War College
Emerging Maritime Challenges in the Indian Ocean Area: An Indian Perspective
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 9, 2015 Gen. Bruce Carlson
USAF Ret.; Former Director, NRO
Learning Leadership – We Can All Get Better
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 2, 2015 Pablo Iglesias
JHU ECE Cellular Signaling and Control Laboratory
Biased excitable networks: how cells direct motion in response to gradients
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
September 25, 2015 Jason Benkoski
JHU/APL
Mimicking Skin: Multifunctional Coatings that Adapt to the Environment and Undergo Self-Repair
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
September 18, 2015 LtGen Rhett Hernandez
US Army Ret., Army Cyber Institute, CyberLens LLC
Cyberspace – an operational domain with significant challenges and unprecedented opportunity
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
September 4, 2015 Brian R. McEnany
Author
For Brotherhood and Duty: The Civil War History of the West Point Class of 1862
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
August 20, 2015 Bryan Jackson
IBM Research – Almaden
IBM TrueNorth: A Low-Power Brain Inspired Computing Processor and Ecosystem
» Overview
Building 200 Auditorium, B200-E100
August 14, 2015 Michael Eisenstadt
The Washington Institute for Near East Policy
Martyrdom, Victory, and Expediency in the Decisionmaking of the Islamic Republic of Iran (IRI)
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
July 30, 2015 Amb. John M. Koenig
US Department of State
A Cyprus Solution in 2016? Why This Intractable Conflict Can Be Solved After a Half Century, and What It Could Mean for the U.S.
» Overview
Kossiakoff Auditorium
July 21, 2015 Ignition Grants Winners
JHU/APL
Ignition Grants Intelligent Systems Center Challenge
» Overview
21 Spark Avenue (21-S132)
July 10, 2015 2015 Hart Prize Winners
JHU/APL
The Hart Prizes for Excellence in Independent Research & Development
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
June 26, 2015 Jane Rigby
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Galaxy Evolution over Cosmic Time
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
June 23, 2015 Ignition Grants Winners
JHU/APL
Ignition Grants Mobile Apps Challenge
» Overview
Room 5-101
June 19, 2015 Donna Riley
Virginia Tech
LeChatelier and Warhol: Queering the Conventional Career Trajectory in STEM
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
June 12, 2015 S. Alan Stern
Southwest Research Institute
New Horizons: Nothing Like It In the World – The Exploration of Pluto: July 2015
» Overview
Kossiakoff Auditorium
June 5, 2015 Thom LaBean
North Carolina State Univ.
Engineering Molecular Assembly for 3D Electronics
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 29, 2015 Rafael Yuste
Columbia Univ. Neurotechnology Center
The Novel Neurotechnologies: Simultaneous 3D all-optical imaging and activation of neurons in living brains
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 22, 2015 Dr. Geoffrey Ling
DARPA Biological Technologies Office
The Future of Medicine
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 19, 2015 Dwight R. Messimer
Author
The Baltimore Sabotage Cell and the U-Boat Deutschland, 1915-1918
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 15, 2015 Michael S. Teitelbaum
Harvard Law School
Is the US Falling Behind in Science and Engineering? Strengths, Structural Instabilities, and Perennial Controversies
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 8, 2015 John A. Rogers
Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Materials for Unusual Forms of Electronics: From 3D Circuits to Water Soluble Sensors
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 1, 2015 Stamatios Krimigis
JHU/APL
Being there at Inception: from V-2s to Transits to Solar Probe – APL in Space
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 24, 2015 Joel S. Wit
U.S.-Korea Institute at JHU SAIS
Game Change on the Peninsula? Thinking About North Korea’s Nuclear Futures
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 21, 2015 LtCol William Hagestad II
USMC Ret., Red Dragon Rising
International Binary Battlefield – Focus the People’s Republic of China
» Overview
Kossiakoff Auditorium
April 17, 2015 William Braniff
National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Reponses to Terrorism (START)
Al Qaeda’s Jihadism – ISIL’s Jihadism: The Making and Remaking of a Modern Ideology
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 10, 2015 Robert Ehrlich
George Mason Univ.
The Hunt for the Tachyon
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 27, 2015 Mary Cummings
Duke Univ. Humans and Autonomy Laboratory
Man vs. Machine or Man + Machine?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 13, 2015 James L. Green
NASA Headquarters
Thaddeus Lowe: Mr. Lincoln’s Chief Aeronaut
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 9, 2015 LtGen Ronnie Hawkins Jr.
USAF, Defense Information Systems Agency
Mentoring and Developing Diverse Scientists and Engineers
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 6, 2015 Ignition Grants Winners
JHU/APL
Ignition Grants Fall 2014 Healthcare Edition
» Overview
The Central Spark, Building 17 Lobby
February 13, 2015 Christine Fox
JHU/APL
X11 Strategy Analysis – What is it, and what did we learn?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 30, 2015 Samuel M. Stavis
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Nanofabricated Devices, Optical Nanoscopy, and Nanoscale Particles
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 23, 2015 John Steinbruner
Director, Center for International and Security Studies at Maryland (CISSM)
Anticipating Climate Change Mitigation
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 16, 2015 Philip Koopman
Carnegie-Mellon Univ.
Case Study of Toyota Unintended Acceleration and Software Safety
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 9, 2015 VADM Walter E. Carter Jr.
U.S. Naval Academy
Producing Future Leaders of Consequence
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 5, 2015 Thomas Dolby Robertson
JHU
The Road to MIDI Hell is Paved With Great Inventions
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 12, 2014 Steven Rolston
Univ. of Maryland
Where is My Quantum Computer?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 5, 2014 Michael Kelly
JHU/APL
Multi-Spectral Imaging System: Background and Status
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 21, 2014 Mason Peck
Cornell Univ.
Making Space: Opportunities to Transform Space Science and Exploration Thanks to the Commoditization of Spacecraft
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 14, 2014 Neal S. Bergano
TE Connectivity Subcom
Undersea Fiber Optic Cables – Enabling a Connected World
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 7, 2014 Beth Laura O’Leary, Milford Wayne Donaldson, P. J. Capelotti and Ann Garrison Darrin
Univ. of New Mexico, Milford Wayne Donaldson FAIA Inc., Pennsylvania State Univ., and JHU/APL
Archaeology and Heritage of the Human Movement into Space
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 24, 2014 Nicky Fox
JHU/APL
Solar Probe Plus: Humanity’s First Visit to Our Star
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 17, 2014 Mica R. Endsley
USAF Chief Scientist
Situation Awareness: Current and Future Challenges
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 10, 2014 Ben Shneiderman
Univ. of Maryland
Information Visualization for Knowledge Discovery: Big Insights from Big Data
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 6, 2014 Tomás Palacios
MIT
Atom-Thick Materials for the Next Revolution in Electronics
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
September 19, 2014 Ignition Grants Winners
JHU/APL
Ignition Grants Central Spark Edition
» Overview
The Central Spark, Building 17 Lobby
September 12, 2014 Hassan Abbas
National Defense Univ.
The Taliban Revival: The India-Pakistan Nuclear Rivalry & US Drawdown in Afghanistan
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
June 18, 2014 Amanda Simpson
Army Energy Initiatives Task Force
Intersection of Test Flight, Energy and Vacuum Tubes
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
June 13, 2014 2014 Hart Prize Winners
JHU/APL
The Hart Prizes for Excellence in Independent Research & Development
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 30, 2014 Stuart W. Leslie
JHU Dept. of History of Science and Technology
Spaces for the Space Age: Southern California’s Architecture of Innovation
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 9, 2014 Herbert S. Lin
National Research Council
Reflections on Cyber Warfare: Some Unresolved Policy and Strategic Issues
» Overview
Building 200, Room E100 - 11101 Johns Hopkins Road
May 2, 2014 Barton P. Miller
Univ. of Wisconsin Madison
Software Assurance Marketplace
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 25, 2014 Ignition Grants Winners
JHU/APL
Ignition Grants Fall 2013 Edition
» Overview
Central Spark, Building 17
April 17, 2014 Dawn Biehler
Univ. of Maryland Baltimore County
Back-Alley Ecology: Rats, Homes, and Community in 1940s Baltimore, and Lessons for Urban Ecology Today
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 11, 2014 Anne Speckhard
Georgetown Univ. Medical School
Talking to Terrorists: Understanding the Psycho-Social Motivations of Militant Jihadi Terrorists
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 4, 2014 Giuseppe D’Aguanno
Aegis Technologies
Extraordinary Optical and Acoustic Transmission in Metamaterials
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 28, 2014 Amb. Donald P. Gregg
Former Ambassador to the Republic of Korea
Korea
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 21, 2014 Thomas H. Staal
USAID
Syria: Origins of the Conflict
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 11, 2014 Ralph Langner
Langner Group
Cyber-Physical Attack Engineering
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 7, 2014 Jon Gertner
Author
Revisiting the Idea Factory: What Can Bell Labs Teach Us About Innovation and the Management of Ideas?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 28, 2014 Willie E. May
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST): Its Impact on Innovation, Economic Security and Quality of Life
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 21, 2014 David Robarge
CIA
Archangel: CIA’s Supersonic A-12 Reconnaissance Aircraft
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 23, 2014 Willie Padilla
Boston College
Electromagnetic Metamaterials
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 17, 2014 Stamatios M. Krimigis
JHU/APL
Voyager’s Odyssey: From Earth to the Galaxy in Thirty-Five Years
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
January 8, 2014 Jeff J.S. Black
St. John’s College
Privacy, Ancient and Modern
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 11, 2013 Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa
Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Engines of Brain Cancer Migration
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
December 6, 2013 Jerry Buckley, Margo Tank, and Steve Bisbee
BuckleySandler LLC & eOriginal
Electronic Signatures and Records: The Intersection of Law and Technology
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 22, 2013 Paul Rosenzweig
Professorial Lecturer in Law, George Washington Univ. School of Law
Cyber Warfare: The Economics, Policy and Law of Cyber Conflict
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 13, 2013 Thomas Hazlett
George Mason Univ.
THE POLITICAL SPECTRUM: Regulators, Interest Groups, and the Struggle to Liberate Wireless Technologies of Freedom
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 1, 2013 Eric W. Boyle
National Museum of Health and Medicine
From Quackery to Complementary Medicine: A History of Combating Alleged Health Fraud Since the Early 20th Century
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 11, 2013 Col. Timothy P. Alben
Massachusetts State Police
MANAGING RISK: The Boston Marathon and Changing Security for Large Public Gatherings
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
August 16, 2013 Ignition Grants Winners
JHU/APL
Ignition Grants Spring 2013 Edition
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
July 19, 2013 LTG Michael D. Barbero
US Army Ret.; Former Director, Joint IED Defeat Organization
The Global and Enduring IED Challenge
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
June 28, 2013 Nergis Mavalvala
MIT
Beyond the Quantum Limit in Gravitational Wave Detectors
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
June 21, 2013 Nader Engheta
Univ. of Pennsylvania
Of Waves, Electrons, and Metamaterials
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
June 3, 2013 Capt. Michael Weiner
USN, DoD/Veterans Affairs Interagency Program Office
DoD Electronic Health Records
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
May 31, 2013 B. B. Rath
Naval Research Laboratory
Energy After Oil
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 17, 2013 2013 Hart Prize Winners
JHU/APL
The Hart Prizes for Excellence in Independent Research & Development
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 10, 2013 Kevin Kallaugher
The Economist
From Pen to Pixel: Political Cartoons and the Future of Satire
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 3, 2013 Edward G. Amoroso
AT&T
Reinventing Enterprise Network Security
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 29, 2013 Vinton G. Cerf
Google
Re-Inventing the Internet
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
April 26, 2013 Casey Lisse
JHU/APL
Prospects for Life & Human Habitability Around Nearby Stars: Many Possible Homes for Our Elder(?) Race, But the Neighbors Are Likely Bacteria
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 23, 2013 Vincent W. S. Chan
MIT
Optical Flow Switching
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
April 19, 2013 George Lucas
Naval Postgraduate School
Legal and Ethical Precepts Guiding Research and Use of Emerging Military Technologies
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 22, 2013 Stephanie Hill
Lockheed Martin
Information Technology Systems and Services & STEM
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 15, 2013 Jason Heikenfeld
Univ. of Cincinnati Novel Devices Laboratory
Fluidic Devices for Tomorrow’s Defense Applications: Displays, Electronics, Biosensors, and More ...
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 8, 2013 John Boice
NCRP
NCRP and the Study of a Million US Radiation Workers and Veterans
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 24, 2013 Ignition Grants Winners
JHU/APL
Ignition Grants Cycle 5 Colloquium
» Overview
Howard County Room, Bldg 1 Cefeteria
January 18, 2013 Jason Landrum
NOAA
Federal Action to Reduce the Impacts of Marine Debris: Responses to Pervasive Problems and Natural Disaster Events
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 30, 2012 2012 Hart Prize Winners
JHU/APL
The Hart Prizes for Excellence in Independent Research & Development
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 9, 2012 Norman Friedman
Defense Analyst
UAVs in Strike Warfare
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 2, 2012 Polly Nayak
Independent Consultant
India: Decision Making on External Security Issues
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 19, 2012 Ramon E. Lopez
Univ. of Texas at Arlington
The Science of Space Weather
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
September 28, 2012 Ignition Grants Winners
JHU/APL
JHU/APL STEM Ignition Grants
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
September 20, 2012 Soner Cagaptay
The Washington Institute
Turkey’s Foreign Policy Pivot
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
August 24, 2012 Dan Sievenpiper
Univ. of California San Diego
Artificial Impedance Surfaces: Passive, Active, and Nonlinear Periodic Structures for Controlling Electromagnetic Surface Currents
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
June 15, 2012 John Nagl
Center for a New American Security
Learning to Eat Soup with a Knife: Counterinsurgency Lessons from Iraq and Afghanistan
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
June 1, 2012 Steven Chu
Secretary of Energy
America’s Role in Meeting the Energy Challenge
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 18, 2012 Maj. Joe Thomas and Marc Kolodner
US Army and JHU/APL
Signatures Exploitation in the Transshipment Zone
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
May 11, 2012 Robert Cahalan
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Solar Irradiance and Climate – What’s New? What’s Next?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 4, 2012 Ignition Grants Winners
JHU/APL
Ignition Grants Cycle 3 Colloquium
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 11, 2012 Mark T. Maybury
USAF Chief Scientist
Cyber Vision 2025: Air Force Cyber S&T Vision
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 6, 2012 David W. Orr
Oberlin College
Twenty-First Century Sustainability, Resilience and National Security
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 30, 2012 Scott M. Tyson
Author
Pardon Me, but Your Paradoxes are Showing!
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 16, 2012 Barbara Slavin
Atlantic Council
What Should We Do About Iran?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 9, 2012 Michael O’Hanlon
Brookings Institution
Bending History?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 2, 2012 Vanda Felbab-Brown
Brookings Institution
The Crime-Militancy Nexus: A Witch’s Brew or a Myth?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 17, 2012 Ayanna Howard
Georgia Institute of Technology
SnoMotes: Robotic Scientific Explorers for Understanding Climate Change
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 3, 2012 Rengaswamy Srinivasan
JHU/APL
Advanced Lithium Batteries: One way to use, many ways to abuse
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 27, 2012 Adam Riess
2011 Nobel Prize Winner, JHU Dept. of Physics and Astronomy and the Space Telescope Science Institute
Dark Energy and The Cosmic Expansion History
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
January 20, 2012 Randolph L. Sullivan
Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Overview of the Fukushima Daiichi Accident
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 13, 2012 Russell H. Taylor
JHU Dept. of Computer Science
Medical Robotics and Computer-Integrated Interventional Medicine
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 6, 2012 Richard Gilly
Patent Attorney
Weathering the Storm: Patents in the Cloud
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 9, 2011 2011 Hart Prize Winners
JHU/APL
The Hart Prizes for Excellence in Independent Research & Development
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 2, 2011 Dr. W. P. Andrew Lee
JHU School of Medicine
Immune Modulation for Hand Transplantation
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 18, 2011 Kelly Brunt
NASA GESTAR – Morgan State Univ.
Antarctic Ice-Shelf Calving Triggered by the Japanese Earthquake and Tsunami, March 2011
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 4, 2011 Ignition Grants Winners
JHU/APL
Ignition Grants Cycle 2 Colloquium
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 28, 2011 John R. Schmidt
George Washington Univ.
The Unraveling: Pakistan in the Age of Jihad
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 21, 2011 Isaac Gertman
Israel Oceanographic and Limnological Research
Amazing Interannual Variability of the Dead Sea Hydrological Regime
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 14, 2011 VADM Walter B. Massenburg
USN Ret.; President, Association of Naval Aviation & Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems
Centennial of Naval Aviation … the Next 100 Years?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
September 30, 2011 Carolina Cruz-Neira
Univ. of Louisiana at Lafayette
A Digital Wonderland: Virtual Reality Applications for Everybody
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
June 17, 2011 Ignition Grants Winners
JHU/APL
Ignition Grants Cycle 1 Colloquium
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
June 10, 2011 LCDR Mike Touse
Naval Postgraduate School
Design, Fabrication and Characterization of a Micromechanical Directional Microphone
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
June 3, 2011 Larry Robinson
NOAA
Role of NOAA after the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 24, 2011 Rama Chellappa
Univ. of Maryland
Compressive Sensing for Computer Vision
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 13, 2011 David Harriman
Author
Do Scientists Need Philosophy?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 22, 2011 David Alberts
OASD/NII & DoD CIO
The Agility Imperative
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 15, 2011 Joe Rosen
George Washington Univ.
Other Universes
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 8, 2011 Dennis McCarthy
US Naval Observatory
Evolution of Timekeeping
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 1, 2011 Dr. Peter Pronovost
Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Safe Patients, Smart Hospitals
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 25, 2011 Norman Polmar
Analyst
Project Azorian: The CIA and the Raising of the K-129
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 18, 2011 Ren Cahoon
Archivist
Gaping Holes in Our History: A Story of Impetuous Innovation
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 11, 2011 David E. Hoffman
Journalist
Two Sides of Mikhail Gorbachev at the End of the Cold War: Decisions on Strategic Defenses and Biological Weapons, 1985-1991
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 4, 2011 Marvin W. Barrash
Author
U.S.S. Cyclops – Lost Without a Trace
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 25, 2011 Darryll J. Pines
Univ. of Maryland
Emerging Non-GPS Navigation Technology for Aerospace Systems
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 18, 2011 Bob Buus
Former Bell Labs
The Forefathers of Radio
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 11, 2011 Richard Danzig
Former Secretary of the Navy
Bioterrorism: How Should We Assess the Risk, How Should We Prepare for It?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 14, 2011 Charles L. Bennett
JHU Dept. of Physics & Astronomy
Big Bang for the Buck: Cosmology from WMAP
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 7, 2011 LCDR Robert Kerchner and Nancy M. Haegel
Naval Postgraduate School
Vehicle Mounted Identification Friend or Foe (VMIFF): Leveraging Existing Targeting Systems for Fratricide Mitigation
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 10, 2010 Kathryn Flanagan
Space Telescope Science Institute
The James Webb Space Telescope: We Can See the Beginning
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 3, 2010 2010 Hart Prize Winners
JHU/APL
The Hart Prizes for Excellence in Independent Research & Development
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 19, 2010 Virginia W. Lunsford
United States Naval Academy
The War Against Piracy: The Golden Age and Now
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 12, 2010 Michael Greenberger
Univ. of Maryland
Our Economic Insecurity and Its Relationship to the Overall Security of the Nation
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
November 5, 2010 Rob Randell
VMware
Architecting and Building a Secure Virtual Infrastructure and Private Cloud
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 29, 2010 Peter Volkovitsky
NIST
History of the Soviet Nuclear Weapon Project
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 15, 2010 Jonathan Pevsner
Kennedy Krieger Institute
The Mind of Leonardo da Vinci
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
October 8, 2010 Marc A. Kolodner
JHU/APL
APL Signatures Exploitation Program
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
September 23, 2010 Patricia P. Driscoll
Frontline Defense Systems
The Art of the Possible
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
June 3, 2010 Christos Bolakis and Gamani Karunasiri
Naval Postgraduate School
MEMS Based Sensors for THz Imaging
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 26, 2010 Naim Merheb
JHU/APL
Doing APL Stuff in Baghdad
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 21, 2010 Peter J. McDonnell
JHU Wilmer Eye Institute
The Wilmer Eye Institute and Health Care Reform
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 14, 2010 Michael Berman
Catbird
Security, Protection, and Compliance for Virtual Infrastructure (and the Cloud) – Building Security into the Fabric
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 7, 2010 Jin U. Kang
JHU Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering
Photonics Applications: Past, Present, and Future
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 23, 2010 Deborah Elam
General Electric Company
Leadership: Transforming Diversity into Inclusion
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 16, 2010 Hrvoje Jasak
Univ. of Zagreb
OpenFOAM: Object-Oriented Software in Computational Continuum Mechanics
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 9, 2010 Howard Cox
US Department of Justice
Cybercrime Trends 2010
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 2, 2010 Joel Wit
JHU SAIS
Will North Korea Give Up Its Nuclear Weapons?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 26, 2010 Richard Howard
Verisign iDefense
2010 Cyber Threats and Trends
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 19, 2010 Joshua Epstein
Brookings Institution
Agent-Based Computational Modeling in Public Health: From Playground to Planet
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 12, 2010 Dr. Stephen C. Schimpff
Univ. of Maryland Medical Center
The Future of Medicine – Megatrends in Medical Science and in Healthcare Delivery
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 5, 2010 Ronald Marcell
Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Undercover Operations in Counter Proliferation Investigations
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 25, 2010 Joseph S. Francisco
President, American Chemical Society
Chemistry and its Role in National Security and the STEM Challenge
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 19, 2010 Martin Murphy
Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments
Somali Piracy: The Implications For International Security
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 29, 2010 RADM David Titley
Oceanographer & Navigator of the Navy
The U.S. Navy’s Task Force on Climate Change
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 22, 2010 Jeffrey S. Bardin
ITSolutions
Extremist Jihadi Social Networks
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 11, 2009 Scott Pace
George Washington Univ.
International Opportunities and Challenges for U.S. Space Policy
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 1, 2009 2009 Hart Prize Winners
JHU/APL
The Hart Prizes for Excellence in Independent Research & Development
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
November 20, 2009 Roger D. Launius
National Air and Space Museum
Perspectives on the Past, Present, and Future of Human Spaceflight
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 13, 2009 LtGen James A. Abrahamson
USAF Ret., former director of the Strategic Defense Initiative Organization
The Strategic Defense Initiative, JHUAPL, and the Cold War
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 27, 2009 Brad Parkinson
Stanford Univ.
The Origins of GPS and the Role of APL in the Technology
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 23, 2009 George F. Riley
Georgia Institute of Technology
Network Simulation with NS3
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 16, 2009 Nirdhar Khazanie
Northrop Grumman
Information Sharing Behind Firewalls
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
September 25, 2009 Capt. Mark B. Lyles
U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
Medical Geology: Dust Exposure and Potential Health Risks in The Middle East
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
September 18, 2009 RADM Jay A. DeLoach
USN Ret., Naval History & Heritage Command
Hispanic Americans in American Naval History
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
June 11, 2009 Joseph D’Aleo
Meteorologist
Climate Change
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
June 5, 2009 Michael C. MacCracken
Climate Institute
Climate Change – A Challenge We Must Address
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 29, 2009 Richard Talbott
JHU/APL
Information Assurance Lessons From the Past, WWII and Today
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 22, 2009 Martin P. Harmer
Lehigh Univ.
Complexions: New States of Matter at Interfaces
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 15, 2009 Kal Shastri
Lightwire
Journey of a Physicist in the Engineering World
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 8, 2009 Waleed Abdalati
Univ. of Colorado CIRES
Dramatic Changes in Polar Ice: Are We Waking Sleeping Giants
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 24, 2009 George Helfrich
JHU/APL Ret.
APL and the US Navy in the Deserts of New Mexico
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 17, 2009 Ned Tillman
Growth Adventures
The Chesapeake Watershed – Past, Present and Future
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
April 10, 2009 Charles Seife
New York Univ.
Fusion, Politics, and the Press
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 3, 2009 Marcus Jones
U.S. Naval Academy
U.S. Strategic Bombing in Doctrine and Practice in World War II: The Case of the European Theater
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
March 27, 2009 James Hwang
Lehigh Univ.
RF MEMS Technology for Space Applications
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 13, 2009 Giles Dorronsoro
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Focus and Exit: An Alternative Strategy for the Afghan War
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
March 6, 2009 Dr. Sudip Bose
Advocate Christ Medical Center
On Call In Iraq
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
February 27, 2009 Reuben Pitts
NSWC Dahlgren Ret.
The USS Vincennes Incident – The Data
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 20, 2009 Slava Rotkin
Lehigh Univ.
Transistor Channels “Flying” a Few Nanometers Above the Surface: Novel Physics of “Empty” Space
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 13, 2009 Denise Gray
General Motors Engineering
Reinventing GM and the Automobile: From Batteries to Sustainability
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 6, 2009 Erik van Ommeren
Sogeti USA LLC
Me the Media: Rise of the Conversation Society
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
January 30, 2009 Steven Brams
New York Univ.
Mathematics and Democracy: Designing Better Voting and Fair-Division Procedures
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
January 23, 2009 Tom Vanderbilt
Author
Objects In Mirror Are More Complicated Than They Appear: Looking Into Traffic
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
January 16, 2009 Mario Livio
Space Telescope Science Institute
Is God A Mathematician?
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
January 9, 2009 John Adam
Old Dominion Univ.
“Guesstimation:” Fermi Problems, Orders of Magnitude and the Goldilocks Principle
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 12, 2008 Marcus Noland
Peterson Institute for International Economics
Arab Economies: Recent Accomplishments and Long-Term Challenges
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 5, 2008 Shanker Singham
International Law
A General Theory of Trade and Competition: Trade Liberalization and Competitive Markets
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 21, 2008 2008 Hart Prize Winners
JHU/APL
The Hart Prizes for Excellence in Independent Research & Development
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 14, 2008 Col. David W. Lamm
US Army Ret., National Defense Univ.
Asymmetry and Change in Future Warfare
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 7, 2008 Shuja Nawaz
Strategic Analyst
Crossed Swords: Pakistan, Its Army, and the Wars Within
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
October 24, 2008 Ellen Ochoa
Astronaut, NASA Johnson Space Center
Hispanic Heritage Month Colloquium
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
October 17, 2008 Robin Wright
Journalist
The Future of the Middle East
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
May 23, 2008 Anh N. Duong
Science Advisor, Office of the CNO, Pentagon
Naval Explosives
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 16, 2008 Beth O’Leary
New Mexico State Univ.
Space Archeology and the Lunar Legacy: One Giant Leap for Historic Preservation
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 9, 2008 Kenneth Budka
Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs
Public Safety Wireless Broadband
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 2, 2008 Brandon Southall
NOAA
Marine Mammals and Noise: Science Applications and Perspectives on a Contentious (and Misrepresented) Issue
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 25, 2008 Alan Brandt
JHU/APL
Waves, Fish and Submarines: Thirty Years of Hydrodynamics Research at APL
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 11, 2008 Peter Thomson
Author
Sacred Sea: A Journey to Lake Baikal
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 4, 2008 Mattias Mountain
Space Telescope Science Institute
The Hubble, the James Webb Space Telescope and Looking to the Future: Space Science at a Cross Road?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 2, 2008 Steven Benner
Foundation for Applied Molecular Evolution
Unconventional Forms of Life and Life Detection
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 14, 2008 Jo Anne B. Barnhart
Former Commissioner, Social Security Administration
Challenges Facing Social Security
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 20, 2008 James Turner
National Institute of Standards and Technology
African-American Technological Contributions: Past, Present, and Future
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 15, 2008 Col. Michael A. Shupp
USMC, Legislative Assistant for the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
The Battle of Falluja
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 1, 2008 George Bibel
Univ. of North Dakota
Beyond the Black Box: The Forensics of Airplane Crashes
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 18, 2008 Robert Strom
Univ. of Arizona
Global Warming and the Human Condition
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 4, 2008 Sam Yee
JHU/APL
Upper Atmosphere: Gateway Region for Solar-Terrestrial Interaction
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 14, 2007 Spencer Wells
National Geographic Society
Deep Ancestry: Inside the Genographic Project
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
December 7, 2007 Sten Odenwald
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
The Superstorm of 1859: Learning from the Past to Anticipate Future Consequences
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 30, 2007 2007 Hart Prize Winners
JHU/APL
The Hart Prizes for Excellence in Independent Research & Development
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 16, 2007 Bradley Layton
Drexel Univ.
Bionanotechnology and Mechanoevolution
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
November 7, 2007 Sky Alibhai and Zoe Jewell
WildTrack
WildTrack: A Synergy of Wild Beasts, Ancient Tracking Skills and Modern Techniques for Footprint Identification
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
November 5, 2007 David Mindell
MIT
Digital Apollo: Human and Machine in Six Lunar Landings
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 26, 2007 Ernest A. Seglie
DOT&E – OSD
The Costs of Unsuitability and Benefits of Building-In Reliability, Availability and Maintainability
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 12, 2007 William B. Scott
Author
Space Wars: The First Six Hours of World War III
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center Auditorium
October 5, 2007 Juan Maldacena
Institute for Advanced Study
QCD, Strings and Black Holes: A Duality Between Gravity and Field Theory
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
September 28, 2007 Andrew F. Cheng
JHU/APL
A Tale of Two Asteroids, or Catastrophic Disruption Revisited
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
August 24, 2007 Gadi Evron
Security Evangelist, Beyond Security
Estonia: Information Warfare and Strategic Lessons
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
June 6, 2007 Jeff Barr
Amazon Web Services
Building a “Web-Scale Computing” Architecture
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
June 1, 2007 William Dunham
Muhlenberg College
A Tribute to Euler
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 18, 2007 Aravinda Chakravarti
JHU School of Medicine
Genes for Common, Chronic Diseases
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 16, 2007 MG David P. Fridovich
US Army, USSOCPAC
War On Terror in Asia, “Basilan Model” and Indirect Approach
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 4, 2007 S. Fred Singer
Science & Environmental Policy Project
Origin of the Moon
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 27, 2007 Greg Jackson
Univ. of Maryland College Park
Solid Oxide Fuel Cells: Challenges for Applications Beyond Hydrogen
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 4, 2007 Alan Moloff
Consultant
Special Operations and Disaster Medicine. Common Challenges! Common Solutions?
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
March 23, 2007 James G. Rickards
Global-I Advisors, LLC
Theory and Practice of the New Science of Market Intelligence
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 16, 2007 Zee Duron
Harvey Mudd College
Field Procedures for Tracking Stability in Burning Buildings
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 2, 2007 Dwayne Meadows
NOAA
Riding the World’s Biggest Wave: Preparedness and Recovery Lessons from the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami in Thailand
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 23, 2007 Ronald Kelly
FBI
Forensic Aspects of Explosion/Bombing Investigations
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 16, 2007 Isaiah Blankson
NASA Glenn Research Center
Aeronautical Research Activities in Hypersonics at the NASA Glenn Research Center
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 9, 2007 Bruce Campbell
Smithsonian Institution
What Lies Beneath? Using Radar to Look Below the Surface of the Moon and Mars
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 2, 2007 David Jacobson
NIST
Using Neutron Radiography to Study Hydrogen Fuel Cells
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 19, 2007 James Bamford
Author
NSA: A History of Domestic Eavesdropping
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 12, 2007 R. Alan King
Author
Iraq: The Past, The Present, and The Way Ahead
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 5, 2007 Barry Geldzahler
NASA
Next Generation Deep Space Network: Vision for the Next 100 Years
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 15, 2006 2006 Hart Prize Winners
JHU/APL
The Hart Prizes for Excellence in Independent Research & Development
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 8, 2006 John R. Benedict Jr.
JHU/APL
Taking a Long-Term Perspective on U.S. Navy ASW Objectives, Capabilities & Trends (Historical Survey & Projections, 1940-2020)
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 1, 2006 Robert Farquhar and Joseph Veverka
JHU/APL and Cornell Univ.
The Next Steps in Human Space Exploration: What are the Alternatives?
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
November 16, 2006 Michael Vlahos
JHU/APL
Productive Deterrence: Preserving America at Modernity’s End
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
November 3, 2006 Michael Krieger
Office of the DoD Chief Information Officer
Transforming the Way DoD Shares Information
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 20, 2006 Robb Wilcox
JHU/APL
The Chief of Naval Operations Strategic Studies Group – Science Advisor’s Perspective
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 11, 2006 Anna Escobedo Cabral
U.S. Treasurer
Hispanic Heritage Month Colloquium
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
May 24, 2006 Christopher Coker
London School of Economics
Ethics of the Long War
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 19, 2006 RADM William J. McDaniel
USN Ret.
Faces of the Tsunami
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 12, 2006 Nathaniel Fick
Former Captain, USMC
The Wars in Afghanistan and Iraq: A Junior Officer’s Perspective on What We’ve Learned and Where We’re Going
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 5, 2006 Barry Rubin
Global Research in International Affairs Center
The Arab Struggle for Democracy in the Middle East
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 26, 2006 Col. Geoffrey Ling
US Army, DARPA
Revolutionizing Prosthetics
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 21, 2006 Kim Weaver
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
New Eyes on the Universe: Observing Beyond Hubble with NASA’s Other Space Telescopes
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 12, 2006 David F. Dinges
Univ. of Pennsylvania
Sleep, Fatigue and Stress: Monitoring Human Behavioral Capability
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
March 31, 2006 Harold Schmitz
Mars, Inc.
The Science of Cocoa and Chocolate: What Do Migratory Birds and Nitric Oxide Synthesis Have In Common?
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
March 24, 2006 BGEN Victor N. Corpus
Armed Forces of the Philipines Ret.
The Assassin’s Mace: A Worst Case Scenario for the New American Century
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 17, 2006 Michael A. Roberto
New York Univ. Stern School of Business
Why Great Leaders Don’t Take Yes For An Answer: Managing For Conflict and Consensus
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 10, 2006 Ted G. Kamatchus
Marshall County, Iowa
A Sheriff’s View of Homeland Security
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 17, 2006 Woodrow Whitlow Jr.
NASA Glenn Research Center
Breakthrough Technologies that Enable Space Exploration
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 3, 2006 Frank Doyle
Univ. of California Santa Barbara
A Systems Approach to Modeling and Analyzing Biological Systems
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 27, 2006 Paul Spudis
JHU/APL
Robot Precursor Missions for a Human Return to the Moon
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 20, 2006 Ron Beard
Naval Research Laboratory
The Future of the UTC Time Scale
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 13, 2006 Theodor Krauthammer
Pennsylvania State Univ.
R&D Needs for Effective Blast, Shock, and Impact Mitigation
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 6, 2006 Mark Lewis
USAF Chief Scientist
Speed as a Critical Issue for the USAF
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 16, 2005 Bruce A. Dale
National Geographic Society
A Lifetime of BAD Photographs
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
December 9, 2005 Charles Nicholas
Univ. of Maryland Baltimore County
Who Wrote This Document?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 2, 2005 Steven M. Anlage
Univ. of Maryland College Park
Physics and Applications of Negatively Refracting Electromagnetic Materials
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 18, 2005 Carey M. Lisse
JHU/APL & Univ. of Maryland
Deep Impact and Comet 9P/Tempel 1: From Evolved Surface to Interior Primeval Dust
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
November 2, 2005 Thomas P. M. Barnett
Author & Strategic Planner
Warfighting in the Twenty-First Century
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 28, 2005 Amb. Husain Haqqani
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Pakistan: Between Mosque, Military and Nuclear Weapons
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 21, 2005 Kay Jamison
JHU School of Medicine
Scientific Exuberance
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 14, 2005 Tom Voltaggio
US Environmental Protection Agency
Responding to Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents and Natural Disasters
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 7, 2005 John C. Sommerer
JHU/APL
Science and Technology: Why Should We Care?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
September 30, 2005 VADM Richard H. Carmona
U.S. Surgeon General
Hispanic Heritage Month Lecture
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 26, 2005 Louise Richardson
Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Democracy & Counterterrorism: Lessons from the Past
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 13, 2005 Norman Polmar
Analyst, Consultant, and Author
Surprise! US and Western Intelligence and Warning Failures During the Cold War
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 6, 2005 Steven Bellovin
Columbia Univ.
Permissive Action Links and the History of Public Key Cryptography
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 29, 2005 Raymond W. Baker
Trinity College
The Future of Islam: Egypt and the New Islamists
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 15, 2005 BGEN Duane W. Deal
USAF
Beyond the Widget: Columbia Accident Lessons Affirmed
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 8, 2005 Robert E. Gold
JHU/APL
Defending the Earth from Asteroid Impacts
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 1, 2005 Ashley Tellis
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
US-India Strategic Relations
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 18, 2005 Francis M. Deng
JHU SAIS
A Clash of Identities: Darfur’s Crisis in the National Context
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 16, 2005 Colin S. Gray
Univ. of Reading, England
What Do We Know About Future Warfare?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 11, 2005 James P. Blair
National Geographic Society
Where God Lives
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
March 9, 2005 Stephen Flynn
Council on Foreign Relations
America the Vulnerable: Can the Homeland be Secured?
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
February 18, 2005 John Slaughter
National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering
Black History: A Time for a New Chapter in Science and Technology
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 16, 2005 Vincent Vitto
Charles Stark Draper Laboratory
The Naval Studies Board and Its Views on Naval Issues
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 11, 2005 Hans Mark
Univ. of Texas at Austin
Naval Applications of Electro-Magnetic Guns
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 7, 2005 Col. Thomas X. Hammes
National Defense Univ.
The Sling and the Stone: On War in the 21st Century
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 28, 2005 Gal Luft
Institute for the Analysis of Global Security
Terrorism on the High Seas
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 20, 2005 Michael Scheuer
Former CIA
They Still Don’t Get It: The Danger of Ignoring Reality in the War on Terrorism
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
December 17, 2004 David J. Nagel
George Washington Univ.
Low Energy Nuclear Reactions: Problems, Progress and Prospects
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 10, 2004 John M. Carroll
Pennsylvania State Univ.
Scenarios and Design Cognition
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 3, 2004 Stamatios Krimigis
JHU/APL
Cassini at Saturn: Wonders of the Giant Planet Revisited
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 19, 2004 Jill Tarter
SETI Institute
Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence: Pulling Signals Out of Cosmic Noise
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 12, 2004 Douglas Farah
Author and Journalist
Diamonds, Weapons and Passports: The Strategic Challenge of Failed States to U.S. National Security
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 29, 2004 Peter Heller
International Monetary Fund
Confronting Long-Term Fiscal Challenges
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 15, 2004 Mike Vlahos
JHU/APL
The War At Midpassage: Where Do We Go From Here?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 4, 2004 John Stenbit
Formerly CIO & Assistant Secretary of Defense (C3I)
Why Net-Centric?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
September 17, 2004 Orlando Figueroa
Deputy Associate Administrator for Programs in the Science Mission Directorate, NASA
Science and the Vision for Space Exploration
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
July 15, 2004 Griff Corpening
NASA
X-43A – The First Flight of a Scramjet Powered Airplane
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
June 25, 2004 Col. James B. Hickey
US Army
Capture of Saddam Hussein
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
May 24, 2004 CDR Johnny R. Wolfe Jr.
US Navy
The Shuttle Columbia Accident Investigation – A Member’s Perspective
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 14, 2004 David Dunham
JHU/APL
Exploring the Cosmos by “Doing Something Different”
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 7, 2004 Norman Friedman
Defense Analyst
Where Is the Navy Likely To Go?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 30, 2004 Dava Sobel
Author
Galileo in the Applied Physics Laboratory
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 23, 2004 James Oberg
Author
China’s Great Leap Upward – How Realistic Are Its Space Ambitions?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 16, 2004 John T. Emmert
George Mason Univ. & NRL
Climate Change at the Edge of the Atmosphere: Evidence of Long-Term Thinning
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 2, 2004 MG Robert H. Scales Jr.
US Army Ret., Analyst
Lessons Learned From The Iraq War
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 26, 2004 Maynard Hill
JHU/APL Ret.
Trans-Atlantic Radio Controlled Model Flight
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 19, 2004 Avi Rubin
JHU Homewood
Security Issues in Electronic Voting
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 5, 2004 Wayne Merry
American Foreign Policy Council
The Future of Trans-Atlantic Relations: Thinking Beyond NATO
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 27, 2004 Richard Restak
Neurology Associates
The New Brain: The Role of Technology in Changing Our Concepts About Neuroscience
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 20, 2004 Sunil Khilnani
JHU SAIS
South Asia on the Edge
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 6, 2004 Ellis Barksdale
Barksdale Solutions
E 3 = Egypt, Engineering and Education
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 30, 2004 Srinidhi Varadarajan
Virginia Tech
System X: Building the Virginia Tech Supercomputer
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 23, 2004 MG Robert F. Behler
USAF Ret., JHU/APL
Enforcing US Foreign Policy from the Edge of Space
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 16, 2004 Sheldon Jacobson
Univ. of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Understanding Aviation Security Issues using Operations Research Models and Analysis
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 9, 2004 VADM Arthur K. Cebrowski
USN Ret.; Director, Force Transformation, Office of the Secretary of Defense
Force Transformation
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 19, 2003 Adm. Dennis C. Blair
USN Ret.; President, Institute for Defense Analyses
Future Strategic Strike Forces
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 21, 2003 Phillip Longman
New America Foundation
The Geo-Politics of Global Aging: Fertility Decline and the Fate of Nations
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 14, 2003 Bradley C. Edwards
Institute for Scientific Research
The Space Elevator
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 24, 2003 James Franson
JHU/APL
Quantum Computing Using Linear Optics
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 17, 2003 Antulio J. Echevarria II
U.S. Army War College
Globalization and the Nature of War
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
September 19, 2003 Knox Andress
Christus Schumpert Health System
Hospital Emergency Management for WMD: An Overview
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
September 5, 2003 George Friedman
Strategic Forecasting Inc.
The Iraq Campaign: An Episode in a War
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 16, 2003 Sheldon Greenberg
JHU Division of Public Safety Leadership
The Hidden Facts About First Responder Readiness
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 9, 2003 William Farrell
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
The Electro-Meteorology of Dust Devils
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 2, 2003 Angela Stent
Georgetown Univ.
U.S.-Russian Relations After the Iraq War
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 1, 2003 Edward MacKerrow
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Threat Anticipation Program: Agent-Based Simulation of Factors Motivating Terrorism
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
April 25, 2003 Victor Utgoff
Institute for Defense Analysis
Running for Sheriff
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 11, 2003 Alan Rudolph
DARPA
Harvesting Biology for Defense Technology
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 4, 2003 Jason Ellis
National Defense Univ.
The Best Defense: Counterproliferation and U.S. National Security
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 28, 2003 Guy M. McKhann and Marilyn S. Albert
JHU School of Medicine
Keeping Your Brain Young
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 21, 2003 Gerald M. Stokes
Univ. of Maryland & Pacific Northwest Natl. Laboratory
Two Grand Challenges of Climate Research
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
March 7, 2003 Peter F. Verga
Dept. of Defense Homeland Security Task Force
DOD Role in Homeland Security
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
February 25, 2003 Ruth Wedgwood
JHU SAIS
Preemptive Self-Defense and the U.N. Charter
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 21, 2003 Anthony D. King
Ventana Medical Systems, Inc.
Global Connectivity: Leveraging Remote Access Technology
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
February 7, 2003 Tim Miller
JHU/APL
High Energy Neutrino Astronomy at the South Pole
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 31, 2003 Stephen Biddle
U.S. Army War College Strategic Studies Institute
Afghanistan and the Future of Warfare: Implications for Army and Defense Policy
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
January 24, 2003 Thomas Ferguson
U.S. Dept. of The Treasury, Bureau of Engraving & Printing
Design and Counterfeit Deterrence
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 17, 2003 George Ayittey
American Univ.
West Africa: Its Strategic Importance
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 10, 2003 Victor Yakovenko
Univ. of Maryland
Statistical Mechanics of Money, Income and Wealth
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 13, 2002 Stuart Gilman
The Ethics Resource Center
Ethics in Science, Engineering and Organizations
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 6, 2002 Samuel C. Colbeck
U.S. Army Cold Regions Res. & Eng. Laboratory
The Physics of Snow and Skiing: What is Snow Anyway?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 22, 2002 Richard D. Fisher Jr.
The Jamestown Foundation
China’s Military Modernization
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
November 15, 2002 Robert Ehrlich
George Mason Univ.
Crazy Ideas in Science
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 8, 2002 Benjamin F. Chao
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Time-Variable Gravity from Space: Quarter Century of Observations, Mysteries and Prospects
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 25, 2002 Vicki Freimuth
Centers for Disease Control
The Anthrax Attacks and CDC’s Communication Response
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 18, 2002 Edward Liszka
Pennsylvania State Univ. Applied Research Laboratory
Applied Research Laboratory at Penn State Univ.: An Overview
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 11, 2002 Robert Fischell
Fischell Biomedical, LLC
Coated Stents: A Major Breakthrough in the Treatment of Heart Disease
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 4, 2002 Robert Fry
JHU/APL
The Engineering of Cybernetic Systems: From Neurons to Ballistic Missile Defense
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
June 17, 2002 Richard Haver
OSD
Technology and the Needs of the Intelligence Community
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
May 17, 2002 John Gearhart
JHU School of Medicine
Stem Cell Research
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 10, 2002 Jeng-Hwa Yee and David Kusnierkiewicz
JHU/APL Space Dept.
TIMED Spacecraft: Science & Technology
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 3, 2002 David Kestenbaum
Natl. Public Radio
My Father Sees Muons in the Driveway or How to Explain Physics to Everybody Else
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 26, 2002 R. James Woolsey
Shea & Gardner
Possible U.S. Responses to Terrorism
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
April 19, 2002 Lester Salamon
JHU Inst. for Policy Studies
Global Civil Society: Dimensions of the Nonprofit Sector
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 12, 2002 Michael E. O’Hanlon
Brookings Inst.
Military Transformation & Defense Policy Choices
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 5, 2002 Mario Livio
Space Telescope Science Institute
Beauty and the Accelerating Universe
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 22, 2002 John N. Moore
Univ. of Virginia
Law of the Sea Treaty
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
March 15, 2002 James F. Jarboe
FBI Headquarters
Counterterrorism
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
March 8, 2002 Gail Richter-Nelson
JHU Eisenhower Library
Center for Educational Resources at Homewood
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 1, 2002 Millard Firebaugh
General Dynamics, Electric Boat Div.
Submarine Design and Construction
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 22, 2002 Calvin Mackie
Tulane Univ.
African Americans and Technology: A Harbinger of the Future
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 15, 2002 R. Keith Raney
JHU/APL
From Geosat into the ABYSS: Ocean Radar Altimetry at APL
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 8, 2002 John Langford
Aurora Flight Sciences Corp.
Advanced UAV for Science Defense and Applications
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 1, 2002 Bradley Roberts
Inst. for Defense Analyses
Bioterrorism
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
January 25, 2002 David Zubrow
Carnegie-Mellon Univ.
Measurement and the Capability Maturity Model Integration
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 18, 2002 Scot C. Kuo
JHU Dept. of Biomedical Eng.
Nano-Tracking: Cell Mechanics Without Pulling or Prodding
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 11, 2002 Roger R. Schell
Aesec Corp.
Computer Security
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
December 19, 2001 S. Frederick Starr
JHU SAIS
Central Asia
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 14, 2001 Donald Duncan
JHU/APL
RDT&E in Navy Programs: Optics at ADSD
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 7, 2001 Norman Owsley
ONR
On Environmental Limits to Sonar Performance
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 29, 2001 Marius Deeb
JHU SAIS
On Why Bin Laden?
» Overview
JHU APL
November 16, 2001 Melissa McGrath
Space Telescope Science Institute
Jupiter’s Galilean Satellites
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 9, 2001 Walter Dyer
BMDO
Advanced Electro-Optic Technologies for Ballistic Missile Defense
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
November 5, 2001 Michael Vlahos
JHU/APL
Upcoming Upheavals
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
November 2, 2001 Michael O.Wheeler
SAIC
Changing Directions in U.S. Defense Policy
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 26, 2001 David W. Jourdan
Nauticos Corp.
The Discovery and Salvage of DAKAR
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 19, 2001 Bruce Hoffman
The Rand Corp.
Change and Continuity in Terrorism
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 12, 2001 Christopher J. Lobb
Univ. of Maryland
Smaller, Faster, Cheaper: From Transistors to Artificial Microstructures
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 5, 2001 Paul J. Waltrup
JHU/APL
Hypersonic Air Breathing Propulsion: Future Flight Vehicles
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
July 18, 2001 William A. Wulf
President, Natl. Academy of Engineering
Technology Societal Issues
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 18, 2001 Joseph Peri
JHU/APL
Data Fusion & Target ID: Dempster-Shafer & Probability Theories Holy War
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 11, 2001 Terry Collins
Carnegie-Mellon Univ.
Green Chemistry
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
May 4, 2001 Dennis McBride
Univ. of Central Florida
Simulation and Training
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 27, 2001 Raman Sundrum
JHU Dept. of Phys. & Astron.
Extra Dimensions & Weakness of Gravity
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 20, 2001 Kenna Peusner
George Washington Univ. Medical Center
A Promising Model to Investigate Brain Plasticity
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 6, 2001 Jim Allen
Sandia National Lab.
Intelligent Micromachine Initiative and MEMS Fabrication Technologies
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
March 30, 2001 Andrew Cheng
JHU/APL
NEAR at Eros
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
March 23, 2001 Louise Shelley
American Univ.
Transnational Crime & Corruption
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 16, 2001 Anne Kinney
NASA Headquarters
From Red Dropouts to Pale Blue Dots: The Science of the Origins Theme
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 9, 2001 Peter Loscocco
NSA
Security Enhanced Linux
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
March 2, 2001 Tee L. Guidotti
George Washington Univ.
Bioterrorism
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 23, 2001 Aprille Ericsson-Jackson
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Microwave Anisotropy Probe: Stability, Design and Analysis
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 16, 2001 Robert W. Flower
Univ. of Maryland
Medical Applications of One APL Technology: Coming Full Circle
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 9, 2001 Adm. Stansfield Turner
USN Ret.; Former Director, CIA
The Dilemma of Nuclear Weapons in the 21st Century
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
February 2, 2001 Chia-Ling Chien
JHU Dept. of Physics & Astronomy
Heterostructures and Spintronics
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 26, 2001 Gregory Hager
JHU Dept. of Computer Science
Software Systems for Vision-Based Interaction & Control
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 19, 2001 Athena Andreadis
Univ. of Massachusetts Medical School
Human Settlement of Other Planets
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 5, 2001 Alexander Szalay
JHU Dept. of Physics & Astronomy
Digital Sky Survey
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 15, 2000 Sayeed Choudhury
JHU MSE Library
The Digital Knowledge Center
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 8, 2000 James Hahn
George Washington Univ.
The Virtual World of the Computer
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 1, 2000 William Harris
Critical Information Assessment Office, Wash. DC
Improving Surface Transportation Security
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 17, 2000 David M. Schubert
ONR
Naval Science and Technology Initiatives
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
November 10, 2000 Virginia Trimble
Univ. of Maryland College Park
Astrophysics Faces The Millennium
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
November 3, 2000 Richard J. Foch
NRL
Unmanned Autonomous Vehicles
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 27, 2000 Stephen G. Brush
Univ. of Maryland College Park
Why was Relativity Accepted
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 20, 2000 Donald G. Mitchell
JHU/APL
Images of the Magnetosphere
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 10, 2000 Daniel S. Goldin
NASA
NASA in the 21st Century
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
June 9, 2000 Robert Skinner Jr.
Transportation Research Board
Transportation in the 21st Century
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
June 2, 2000 James Mayfield
JHU/APL
Intelligent Web Searching
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 19, 2000 Claude R. Canizares
MIT
First Results from the Chandra X-ray Observatory
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 12, 2000 James W. Head
Brown Univ.
Water on Mars: Recent Results on Oceans and Polar Deposits
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 28, 2000 Frank L. Fernandez
Director, DARPA
DARPA in the 21st Century
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
April 14, 2000 Shirley Ann Jackson
President, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Science & Engineering Education of Women in the 21st Century
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
April 7, 2000 RADM Rodney P. Rempt and RADM Michael G. Mullen
U.S. Navy
U.S. Navy in the 21st Century
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
March 31, 2000 C. Lee Giles
NEC Research Institute
Searching the Web: It is Worse than you Thought
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 17, 2000 John D. Anderson
National Air & Space Museum
Breaking the Sound Barrier
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 10, 2000 Gregory Chaitin
IBM
A Century of Controversy over the Foundations of Mathematics
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 3, 2000 Michael I. Miller
JHU Center for Imaging Science
Deformable Templates and Image Understanding
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 25, 2000 Frank E. McGarry
Computer Sciences Corp.
Attaining Level 5 in the Capability Maturity Model
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 18, 2000 Richard T. Roca
Director, Applied Physics Laboratory
A Telecommunications Architecture for the 21st Century
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
February 11, 2000 Ronald Demon
VectraSense Technologies Inc.
Footwear Technology on the Cutting Edge: Computerized Footwear
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 4, 2000 Michael Zolensky
NASA Johnson Space Center
Extraterrestrial Water
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 28, 2000 Ralph Chapman
Smithsonian Institution
The Virtual Triceratops – Creating the First Digital Dinosaur
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 21, 2000 Eberhardt Rechtin
Univ. of Southern California, Ret.
Systems Architecting of Organizations
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 14, 2000 William R. Brody
President, The Johns Hopkins University
The Quantum Physics Model of the Univ. in the New Millennium
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
January 7, 2000 Marc G. Millis
NASA
Breakthrough Propulsion Physics Research Program
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 17, 1999 Isaac N. Bankman
JHU/APL
Laser Radar in Ballistic Missile Defense
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 10, 1999 Thomas H. Guderjan
St. Mary’s Univ.
Blue Creek: An Ancient Maya City
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 3, 1999 Mario Acuna
NASA
Mars Global Surveyor
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 19, 1999 Russell Howard
Naval Research Laboratory
Space Weather
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 12, 1999 David E. Moncton
Argonne National Laboratory
Advanced Photon Source
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 5, 1999 John J. Quinn
Univ. of Tennessee
Fractional Quantum Hall Effect
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 29, 1999 Douglas B. Lenat
Cycorp
CYC Project
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 22, 1999 Steven Salzberg
Institute for Genomic Research
Annotating Whole Genomes
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 15, 1999 Roy Frieden
Univ. of Arizona
Physics from Fisher Information
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 8, 1999 Robert A. Eisenstein
National Science Foundation
Future of the Physical Sciences: A View from Washington
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 1, 1999 Joseph J. Suter
JHU/APL
Innovative Battery Technologies
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 21, 1999 Scott L. Murchie
JHU/APL
Mars: A Perspective from the Pathfinder
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
May 19, 1999 Alan G. Robinson
Univ. of Massachusetts
Corporate Creativity: World-Class Idea Systems
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 14, 1999 James A. Simmons
Brown Univ.
Signal Processing for Target Imaging
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 7, 1999 John W. Melvin
Tandelta Inc.
Improving Vehicle Safety
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 30, 1999 Steven L. Rolston
NIST
Optical Lattices: A New Solid State?
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 23, 1999 Samuel L. Venneri
NASA
Intelligent Synthesis Environment
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 16, 1999 Peter Schultz
Brown Univ.
Killer Impacts: Effect of Impact Angle
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 9, 1999 Ilene J. Busch-Vishniac
JHU Whiting School of Engineering
Design of Highway Noise Barriers
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 26, 1999 Nitish Thakor
JHU Dept. of Biomedical Engineering
Neuroengineering
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 19, 1999 Robert L. Wolke
Univ. of Pittsburgh
Kitchen Chemistry and Physics
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 12, 1999 Forrest Tobey
JHU Peabody Institute
The 21st Century Musical Ensemble
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 5, 1999 Arthur Bienenstock
White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
National Science Policy
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
February 26, 1999 Corey Gay
Institute for Science & International Security
Verification of Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 19, 1999 Anthony Kossiakoff
Univ. of Chicago
The Role of Molecular Adaptation in Cellular Communication
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 12, 1999 Miquel Antoine
JHU/APL
Mass Spectrometry and Human Spaceflight
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 5, 1999 Hon. Hans Mark
DDR&E
Ice on the Moon
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
January 22, 1999 Ellen D. Williams
Univ. of Maryland
Fluctuations in Materials Science
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 15, 1999 Stephanie L. Reel
JHU School of Medicine
Future of Healthcare
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
January 8, 1999 William I. Gasarch
Univ. of Maryland
The Complexity of Problems
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 18, 1998 Dennis M. Bushnell
NASA Langley Research Center
Future Strategic Issues
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 11, 1998 Robert S. Winokur
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Admin.
Environmental Satellite Information Systems: The Future is Now
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 4, 1998 Robert C. Pfahl Jr.
Motorola Advanced Technology Center
Future Changes in Electronics
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 20, 1998 Al Christman
Former Historian of the Navy
Deak Parsons: The Proximity Fuze and the Atomic Bomb
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 13, 1998 Claire Ferguson and Helaman Ferguson
Author and Institute for Defense Analysis
Mathematics in Bronze and Stone
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 6, 1998 Gregory W. Sullivan
Univ. of Maryland
The Search for Neutrino Mass at Super-Kamiokande
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 30, 1998 Donald K. Yeomans
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
The Impact of Comets and Asteroids Upon the Earth
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 23, 1998 Michael F. Shlesinger
Office of Naval Research
Protein/Receptor Matching
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 16, 1998 Peter C. van Zijl
JHU School of Medicine
MRI Methods for Studying Brain Functions
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 9, 1998 Denis J. Donohue
JHU/APL
Radar Propagation and Scattering from Ocean and Terrain
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 2, 1998 George S. Philander
Princeton Univ.
Why Global Warming is a Controversial Issue
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 15, 1998 Marty R. Hall
JHU/APL
JAVA Revolution
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 8, 1998 James E. West
Bell Laboratories
Auralization of Complex Environments
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 1, 1998 Alan A. Halpern
Michigan State Univ. School of Medicine
Magnetically Directed Chondrogenesis
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 24, 1998 Bernhard Keiser
Keiser Engineering Inc.
Digital Cellular and Personal Radio Systems
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
April 17, 1998 Paul Smolensky
JHU Cognitive Sciences Dept.
Optimization in Language
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 3, 1998 Arjun G. Yodh
Univ. of Pennsylvania
Entropic Forces and Instabilities in Colloids
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 27, 1998 Tycho Sleator
New York Univ.
Interferometry with Neutral Atoms
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 20, 1998 Richard Fish
Univ. of California Berkeley
Designer Resins for Environmental Remediation
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 13, 1998 Anirvan Ghosh
JHU School of Medicine
Molecular Mechanisms of Neural Development
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 6, 1998 Andreas G. Andreou
JHU Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering
Optoelectronic VLSI Microsystems
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 27, 1998 Elizabeth Ofili
Morehouse School of Medicine
Telemedicine
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 20, 1998 Richard P. Binzel
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Where Do Meteorites Come From?
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
February 13, 1998 Edward J. Wegman
George Mason Univ.
Image Grand Tour
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 6, 1998 Arnold J. Mandell
Emory Univ. & Florida Atlantic Univ.
Eigenfunction Styles: From Early Beethoven to late Monk
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 30, 1998 David E. Keyes
Old Dominion Univ. & NASA Langley Research Center
Death and Taxes: Nets and Caches
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 23, 1998 Charles H. Bennett
IBM
Quantum Computers
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 16, 1998 Jerry C. Taylor
Cato Institute
Global Warming
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 9, 1998 Andreas Weigend
New York Univ.
Hidden Information in Financial Data
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 19, 1997 Marc H. Brodsky
American Institute of Physics
The Role of Scientific Societies in the Changing World
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
December 12, 1997 Roger Crouch
NASA
Microgravity Experiments: Adventures of an Astronaut
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 5, 1997 Raul Fainchtein
JHU/APL
Think Small to Improve MRI
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 21, 1997 Glenn S. Edwards
Vanderbilt Univ.
Vibrational Dynamics and Laser Surgery
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 14, 1997 A. Frederick Hasler
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Atmospheric Dynamics Observed by GOES Satellites
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 7, 1997 Stephen D. Senturia
MIT
MEMS: Past Successes & Future Challenges
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 31, 1997 Robert Kanigel
Author
The Enigma of Efficiency
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 24, 1997 Michael Kleinberger
Natl. Highway Traffic Safety Admin.
Safety of Automobile Passengers: Biomechanical Testing & Analysis
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 17, 1997 R. Dean Astumian
Univ. of Chicago
Brownian Motion & Biomolecular Motors
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 10, 1997 Kenneth Dere
Naval Research Laboratory
Solar Corona & Solar Wind: A New View
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 3, 1997 Wayne A. Bryden
JHU/APL
Tiny TOF Mass Spectrometer for Biosensing
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
May 16, 1997 Robert W. Farquhar
JHU/APL
Missions to Comets and Asteroids: Past, Present and Future
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 9, 1997 Jeffrey D. Abramson
Brandeis Univ.
Electronic Democracy: Implications of the New Technologies
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 2, 1997 David Bloom
Harvard Univ.
Demographic Transitions and Economic Miracles
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 25, 1997 Robin Blumberg Selinger
Catholic Univ. of America
Why Things Bend
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 18, 1997 Paul D. Feldman
JHU Henry A. Rowland Dept. of Physics & Astronomy
Recent Observations of Comets
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 11, 1997 Edward R. Scheinerman
JHU Dept. of Mathematical Science
Circular Reasoning: From Partially Ordered Sets to Special Relativity
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 4, 1997 George D. Rose
JHU Dept. of Biophysics & Biophysical Chemistry
Protein Folding
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 21, 1997 Dava Sobel
Author
Longitude
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 14, 1997 Daniel H. Reich
JHU Physics & Astronomy Dept.
Magnetism in Arrays of Superconducting Rings
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 7, 1997 Lucy-Ann McFadden
Univ. of Maryland College Park, Astronomy Dept.
Making Sense of Remote Sensing of Planetary Surfaces
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
February 28, 1997 Fred H. Proctor
NASA Langley Research Center
Interaction of Aircraft Wakes with the Ground and Atmosphere
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
February 14, 1997 Vera C. Rubin
Carnegie Institution of Washington
Multispin Galaxies
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
February 7, 1997 Peter Shor
AT&T Laboratories
Quantum Computing and Error Correction
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 31, 1997 Daniel Kleppner
MIT
Bose-Einstein Condensation
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 24, 1997 Paul Richards
Columbia Univ. Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
The Rotation of Earth’s Inner Core
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 17, 1997 Gilbert B. Chapman II
Chrysler Corp.
Nondestructive Evaluation of Automotive Materials
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 10, 1997 Frederick Jelinek
JHU Dept. of Computer Engineering
Speech Related Research in the U.S.
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 13, 1996 Neil Zimmerman
NIST
Counting and Storing Electrons, One by One
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 6, 1996 Donald J. Williams
JHU/APL
Galileo’s Arrival at Jupiter: Early Results
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
November 22, 1996 John Kauer
Tufts Univ. School of Medicine
Odor Encoding by the Olfactory System: From Biology to an Artificial Nose
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
November 15, 1996 James G. Neal
JHU Milton S. Eisenhower Library
Technology and the Future of Scholarly Communications
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
November 8, 1996 Henry W. Kendall
MIT
Disposal of Nuclear Waste
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
November 1, 1996 Gerard Piel
Scientific American
Population, Environment and Development
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 25, 1996 Sara A. Solla
AT&T Research Lab.
The Dynamics of Learning from Examples
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 11, 1996 Elliott McVeigh
JHU Dept. of Biomedical Engineering
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the Heart
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
October 4, 1996 James C. Spall
JHU/APL
The Simultaneous Perturbation Method for System Optimization
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 17, 1996 Ralph L. McNutt
MIT
A New Perspective on the Solar Neutrino Problem
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 10, 1996 Robert S. Langer Jr.
MIT
Polymeric Delivery Systems for Drug Delivery and Tissue Engineering
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 3, 1996 Dimitri T. Azar
JHU Wilmer Ophthalmological Inst.
Refractive Surgery
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 26, 1996 Joel M. Schnur
Naval Research Laboratory
Lipid Tubules: Formation, Characterization, and Applications
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 19, 1996 Gerald L. Kulcinski
Univ. of Wisconsin
Safe and Clean Energy from the Moon
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 12, 1996 Gary H. Posner
JHU Dept. of Chemistry
Designer Drugs for Healthier Living
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 29, 1996 Richard S. Lindzen
MIT
Global Warming
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
March 22, 1996 Samuel A. Bowring
MIT
The Earth’s Early Evolution
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
March 15, 1996 Michael Unser
National Institutes of Health
Fast Algorithms for Wavelet Transforms
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 8, 1996 Sylvester J. Gates Jr.
Univ. of Maryland College Park, Physics Dept.
Superspace: Can You Really Get There from Here?
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
March 1, 1996 Robert J. Cotter
JHU Dept. of Pharmacology & Molecular Science
Smart Molecular Detectors for Biological Research
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 23, 1996 Donald A. Henderson
JHU School of Public Health and Hygiene
New and Emerging Infections
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
February 16, 1996 Daniel E. Prober
Yale Univ.
Hot Electronic Physics and Detectors in Superconductors
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 9, 1996 Capt. L. Edward Antosek
USN, USS Abraham Lincoln
U.S. Navy Telemedicine
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
January 26, 1996 Jan Hines
AT&T Microelectronics
Japanese Manufacturing Methodologies and Practices
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
January 19, 1996 Ludwig Brand
JHU Department of Biology
Macromolecular Confirmations by Picosecond Spectroscopy
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 5, 1996 Joel A. Cohen
Rockefeller Univ.
Population Growth and Earth’s Human Carrying Capacity
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
December 15, 1995 Thomas A. Potemra
JHU/APL
A Century of Polar Expeditions
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
December 8, 1995 Rama Chellappa
Univ. of Maryland College Park
Context-Based Exploitation of Aerial Images
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
December 1, 1995 Stuart L. Pimm
Univ. of Tennessee
The Future of Biodiversity
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
November 17, 1995 William S. Seegar
U.S. Army Edgewood Research Development and Engineering
Space Technology and Natural Resource Conservation
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
November 10, 1995 Arthur F. Davidsen
JHU Department of Physics and Astronomy
Observations of Intergalactic Helium with the Hopkins Ultraviolet Telescope
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
November 3, 1995 Tim V. Cranmer
National Federation of the Blind and The Braille Research Center
Pencils, Pictures, and Computers: Technologies for the Blind in Sight
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 27, 1995 Maynard L. Hill
JHU/APL Ret., Consultant on UAV
World Record Model Aeroplanes
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 20, 1995 Noah Rifkin
U.S. Department of Transportation
Advanced Technology Needs and Applications in Transportation
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 13, 1995 Barbara Ryden
Ohio State Univ.
The Fate of the Universe
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
October 6, 1995 E. P. Gray
JHU/APL
Missions Technology and Prospects for Hypersonic Flight
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
May 26, 1995 John Wozniak
JHU/APL
Advanced Natural Gas Vehicle Development
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
May 19, 1995 E. Donald Elliott
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, Washington, D.C.
Rethinking the Role of Science in Risk Evaluation
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
May 12, 1995 Charles M. Lieber
Harvard Univ. Department of Chemistry
High Temperature Superconductors: Probing the Magnetic Flux Lines
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
May 5, 1995 James J. Valdes
Aberdeen Proving Ground Edgewood RD&E Center
Destruction of the World’s Chemical Agent Stockpiles: Alternative Technologies and Political Issues
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
April 28, 1995 Erica Schoenberger
JHU Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering
Corporate Transformations: Culture, Strategy and Competitiveness
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
April 21, 1995 Michael F. Summers
Univ. of Maryland Baltimore County
Structure of HIV-1 Proteins by Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
April 14, 1995 David DeVorkin
National Air & Space Museum, Washington, D.C.
APL’s Participation in the V-2 Era
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
April 7, 1995 Donald Saari
Northwestern Univ. Department of Mathematics
Mathematical Complexity of Simple Economics
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Parsons Auditorium
March 24, 1995 John Wack
National Institute of Standards & Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland
Internet Security
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
March 17, 1995 Adam Falk
JHU Department of Physics & Astronomy
The Beautiful Bottom Quark
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Parsons Auditorium
March 10, 1995 Col. Charles Bolden
U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland
Importance of Space Exploration by Humans
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
March 3, 1995 William N. Sharpe Jr.
JHU Department of Mechanical Engineering
Tensile Testing of Small Specimens
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Parsons Auditorium
February 24, 1995 Mark Robbins
JHU Department of Physics & Astronomy
Molecular Mechanisms for Friction
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
February 17, 1995 V. Daniel Hunt
Technology Research Corporation, Fairfax Station, Virginia
Quality Management: State of the Practice
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
February 10, 1995 Mark J. T. Smith
Georgia Institute of Technology
Data Compression for Image and Video Signal
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
February 3, 1995 Barry A. Solomon
W.R. Grace and Co.
Membrane Based Hybrid Artificial Organs
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Kossiakoff Center
January 27, 1995 Steven L. Rolston
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Laser-Cooled Atoms: The Coldest Thing Around
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 20, 1995 Sankar Das-Sarma
Univ. of Maryland
Self Organized Critical Phenomena: Non-Equilibrium Growth
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium
January 13, 1995 Maria T. Zuber
JHU Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Shape and Internal Structure of the Moon from the Clementine Mission
» Overview
Kossiakoff Center
January 6, 1995 Leon Cohen
Hunter College
Time-Frequency-Scale Description of Signals
» Overview
Parsons Auditorium