2015 Picnic Day Schedule of Events for Physics
Physics is Fun!
April 18, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Roessler Hall 168
A room filled with demos showing cool physics and some applications to modern technology. Informal and staffed by volunteers.
Physics Club Shows
Three repeat performances on April 18,
10:30–11:15, 11:30–12:15, 12:30–1:15
Roessler Hall 66
Some of our more spectacular demonstrations with entertaining explanations. Presented by Physics Club volunteers.
Physics Public Lectures
Roessler Hall 66 on April 18
2:00–2:40 Prof. Maxwell Chertok
The Higgs Boson Discovery
2:40–3:20 Asst. Prof. Michael Mulhearn
Discovering Ultra-High Energy Cosmic Rays with your Smartphone
3:20–4:00 Prof. Shirley Chiang
A microscope that “sees” atoms and molecules