Clemson University

Provost Distinguished Lecturer: Paul Cassak

What’s New About Thermodynamics … in Space!


Paul Cassak is a theoretical and computational plasma physicist. His research focus is on magnetic reconnection and its applications using analytical techniques, large scale numerical simulations, and observational data as appropriate. His other research interests include fundamental plasma physics processes as they occur in reconnection, plasma turbulence, and shocks.


On Thursday, February 22, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Cassak will serve as a Provost Distinguished Lecturer addressing the topic of  “What’s New About Thermodynamics … in Space!” at the Watt Family Innovation Center.



Thursday, February 22 at 9:30am to 10:30am

Watt Family Innovation Center, Auditorium
405 S Palmetto Blvd, Clemson, SC 29634

Notice of Non-Discrimination

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Lectures / Seminars / Speakers

Target Audience

Students, Faculty


Office of Provost, College of Science

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Kim Banks

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*Accommodations are available by request. Please contact Berinthia Allison by 4:30 p.m. EST on Wednesday, February 14, to help ensure availability


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