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  • Course Policy


    Every Tuesday
     of the semester (except for Passover 11.4 and Memorial Day 25.4) we will have a colloquium, between 15:15-16:15. Most of the colloquia will be in person. A few of the colloquia might be on Zoom.

    You can always find the details of the current week's colloquium on the main page of the Physics Department website. (You may also subscribe to the seminars mailing list to receive announcements of colloquia and the other seminars in the department. This can be done by sending an email to

    The in-person colloquia will take place in the Nano building auditorium (building 51, room 015). Light refreshments will be served at 15:00. For Zoom colloquia, the link to the meeting will be sent to all department members on the day of the event.

    Attendance is mandatory. To pass the course, the student should not miss more than 1 lecture. In case of special circumstances, please contact Eran Maniv ( in advance. For in-person colloquia, an attendance sheet will be passed in the auditorium -- please make sure to mark your attendance. For Zoom colloquia, attendance will be recorded by Zoom. Please connect to Zoom with your full name.

    We hope you will find the talks interesting. Please don't be shy to ask questions at the end -- most of the audience is you, students!