Saturday Science 2021

Saturday Science @ LSU series of lectures for high school students, teachers, and the public has been a great success. We invite you to join us for, we think, an interesting and exciting series.

All the lectures will be held from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. at EBR Main Library, Main Room, Baton Rouge. We hope you will join us, and will look forward to seeing you and your students. Also shown on Facebook Live @LSUsaturdayscience

For more information, contact:

Dr. Param Singh • Physics and Astronomy • 225-578-7513 •

Dr. Ravi Rau • Physics and Astronomy • 225-578-6841 •

Date Title of Talk Speaker Time at EBRPL
April 17th, 2021 Perseverance Mars Rover Landing (YouTube)

Keith Comeaux, LSU Alumnus and the NASA Deputy Chief Engineer, Mars 2020 missions 

September 18, 2021 "Physics in Sports!" (Facebook Video) David Young, Alumni Professor of Physics 1:00pm
October 9, 2021 "Observing high energy cosmic rays on the space station" Michael Cherry, Professor Emeritus 1:00pm
November 13, 2021 "Looking inside us with X ray eyes" (Facebook Video) Kenneth 'Kip' Matthews, Associate Professor


December 4, 2021 "Seeing with our Physics Eye" (Facebook Video) A. Ravi P. Rau, Alumni Professor of Physics