Physics Dissertation Defense

Date: Thu. 13 Dec, 2012 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
(Thu. 13 Dec, 2012 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm MST)
Duration: 1 Hour
Location: Speare Hall

Sonja Behnke, doctoral candidate in the Physics Department, will defend her thesis, titled "Studies of Volcanic Lightning Using the Lightning Mapping Array." Behnke's dissertation presents results from VHF lightning mapping studies of volcanic lightning that occurred during the eruptions of Redoubt Volcano (Alaksa, 2009) and Eyjafjallajökull (Iceland, 2010). 2 p.m. in Speare 113.