AAPT NYS/NJ/NES Fall 2017 Regional

  • 29 Sep 2017
  • 4:00 PM
  • 30 Sep 2017
  • 5:00 PM
  • Syracuse University, Syracuse NY

Registration

(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • Includes banquet on Friday evening.
    NOTE: REGISTERING A GUEST here means for the whole meeting. Register a guest for the Banquet Ticket separately using the Friday only link.
  • Regular Registration for Friday events ONLY. Includes the banquet.
  • Registration for Saturday events.
    PTRA Workshop registration is separate.
  • Only select this option if you are ONLY here to attend the PTRA Workshop. Regular Meeting registrants will select the option above as appropriate.
  • Includes all meals and table space.

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The Fall 2017 Joint Meeting of the New York State, New Jersey, and New England Sections of AAPT, which will be held September 29 & 30, 2017 at Syracuse University - Department of Physics - Heroy Geological Laboratory Lobby on (next to the Physics Building on Crouse Drive on the Syracuse University map, or Google) - Syracuse, NY.  Google Map Link to Heroy, https://goo.gl/maps/oVxeyjfRYUL2

Highlights:

Friday September 29
 4-6 pm Registration


 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Beverages

Dinner


PLENARY 

Beth Cunningham, Executive Officer AAPT
8:45 ~ 9:30 pm

Demo Show

Saturday September 30

Late Registration

Morning Snacks

  Invited Talks

Contributed Talks
Parallel Sessions
  Workshops
     Including:

  PTRA workshop Extra fee $30
 
 






 

Full Schedule:

FRIDAY

4:00 – 6:00 REGISTRATION

6:30 – 8:30 COCKTAILS AND DINNER IN HEROY LOBBY ($20)

PLENARY - BETH CUNNINGHAM EXECUTIVE OFFICER

AAPT

8:45 – 9:45 DEMO SHOW

STOLKIN AUDITORIUM (PHYSICS BUILDING) 8:45 ~ 9:30

SATURDAY

7:30 – 8:15 REGISTRATION

8:30 – 8:50 BRAD GEARHART – SHADOWGRAMS USING YOUR IPAD

8:50 -9:10 ANNE HUNTRESS – PRINTING WITH 3D PENS

9:15 – 9:45 INVITED TALK (CHANDRALEKHA SINGH OR GENARO

ZAVALA)

9:50 – 10:20 INVITED TALK – RYAN FISHER – THE LATEST LIGO

NEWS

10:20 – 10:35 MORNING BREAK

10:40 – 11:10 INVITED TALK - (CHANDRALEKHA SINGH OR GENARO

ZAVALA)

11:10 – 11:30 QUESTIONS FOR MORNING SPEAKERS

11:30 – 1:00 LUNCH AND POSTERS

WORKSHOPS

1:00 – 4:00 PTRA WORKSHOP, FUN AND ENGAGING LABS – STEVE

HENNING (FEE: $30)

1:00 – 3:00 BICYCLE POWER WORKSHOP – SHAWN REEVES

1:00 – 2:00 3D PRINTING USING PENS – ANNE HUNTRESS

PARALLEL CONTRIBUTED TALK SESSION:

1:00 – 1:30 JOSEPH RIBAUDO – HOW KILLER BLACK HOLES SAVED

ASTRONOMY

1:30 – 2:00 CHARLES HOLBROW – ARISTARCHUS’S DISTANCES TO THE

MOON AND SUN: MYTH, MYSTERY, OR MISTAKE?

2:00 – 2:20 SAM SAMPERE AND BRAD GEARHART – ULTRASONIC

LEVITATION OF STYROFOAM BEADS AND SHADOWGRAM

IMAGING

2:20 – 2:30 CONCLUDING REMARKS (WORKSHOP ATTENDEES

RETURN TO WORKSHOPS)

The New England Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT-NES) is an affiliate section of AAPT representing physics teachers in the six New England states and other interested teachers.  AAPT-NES can currently be reached by mail in care of David Sturm, Section Representative to AAPT, 274 French St, Bangor, ME 04401.  AAPT-NES.org is the primary website for AAPT-NES.  Consult it for further information.

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