Laser research lab of
Dr. James van Howe

Society of Physics Students Zone 9 Meeting
November 20-21, 2009

SPS, Physics Department
Augustana College
Rock Island, Illinois

Students from Zones 8, 9 and 11  are invited to attend
and present talks and posters.

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Posters
Call for Talks
 and Posters
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Friday, November 20
3:30 - 4:30 pm Registration.  The registration fee is $6 per person.
     Science Building - first floor atrium


 

3:45 - 5:00 Outreach demos, equipment demos, free and for-sale items
     Science Building - first floor
5:00 - 6:00 Dinner
     Science Building - second floor atrium
6:00 - 7:00 "Galileo vs. Einstein"
     Dr. Ken Gayley, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Iowa
     Science 102
7:00 - 9:00 Planetarium
Carl Gamble Observatory open for viewing (weather permitting)
9:00

Movie - to be announced
     Science 102

Saturday, November 21
9:30 am Refreshments
     Science Building - second floor atrium


 

10:30 - 11:30 Student Presentations
     Science 203
11:30 - 12:30 "Galileo's Observations and Beyond!"
     Dr. Lee Carkner, Department. of Physics and Astronomy, Augustana College
     Science 304
12:45 - 2:00 Lunch and Galileo vs. Einstein trivia
     Science 304
Last update:  December 21, 2009

Contact:  Cecilia Vogel, SPS chapter advisor
ceciliavogel@augustana.edu