Breakfast Lecture Series

Dean Kenneth C. Janda has selected the following experts for the 2016-17 Physical Sciences Breakfast Lecture Series. This public lecture series - geared for a general audience, features scientific breakthroughs happening within the School of Physical Sciences' four departments: Chemistry, Earth System Science, Mathematics, and Physics and Astronomy.   

Professors are eager to speak to the general public or the media about their areas of expertise.  Please contact the Office of External Relations at (949) 824-0218 if you are interested in hosting a lecture for your company or organization, or if you have a press inquiry. 


May 16, 2017 Aaron Barth Aaron  J.  Barth  is  a  professor  in  the  Department  of  Physics  &  Astronomy  at  UCI.  He  is  an  observational  astronomer who carries out research on supermassive black holes, quasars and active galactic nuclei (AGN).  His research uses observations from UC facilities including the