Type: 
General Event
Date-Time: 
Saturday, October 22, 2011 - 08:15
Location: 
La Sells Stewart Center
Event Speaker: 
Many
Local Contact: 
Jansen
Abstract: 

The NW section of the American Physical Society will meet October 20-22 at Oregon State University. See <a href="http://physics.oregonstate.edu/NWAPS2011"> http://physics.oregonstate.edu/NWAPS2011 </a> for details.

Morning session:

8:30AM - 9:06AM Halliday-Resnick Plus 50, Kenneth Krane
9:06AM - 9:42AM AMS Experiment on the International Space Station, Andrei Kounine
9:42AM - 10:18AM Can Accelerators Meet the Medical Isotopes Needs of the World, Thomas Ruth
10:48AM - 11:24AM Topological Quantum Numbers and their Importance for Precise Measurements, David Thouless
11:24AM - 12:00PM New Frontiers in Optical Science: Terahertz Spectroscopy ot Two Dimensional Systems, Yun-Shik Lee

Afternoon sessions:

Session H1 Physics Education and Outreach Chair: Corinne Manogue, Oregon State University Room: LaSells Stewart Center Agriculture Science Room
Invited Speakers: David Roundy, Mary Bridget Kustusch, Ted Vosk

Session H2 Astrophysics, Cosmology and Gravity Chair: James Imamura, University of Oregon Room: LaSells Stewart Center Agriculture Production Room
Invited Speakers: Thomas Quinn, Greg Bothun

Session H3 Biophysics, Fluids and Fields Chair: Ethan Minot, Oregon State University Room: LaSells Stewart Center Agriculture Leaders Room
Invited Speakers: Jens H. Gundlach, Paul Wiggens

Session H4 Condensed Matter II Chair: Yves Izderda, Montana State University, and Janet Tate, Oregon State University Room: LaSells Stewart Center Construction and Engineering Hall
Invited Speakers: Oksana Ostroverkhova, Michael Zwolak