April 16-17, 2010



Spring 2010 Joint Meeting, Elon, NC

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Welcome to the joint meeting of

Zone 5 (NC and SC) of the Society of Physics Students

and the NC Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers

Keynote speakers:

Dr. Wolfgang Ketterle (MIT), 2001 Nobel Laureate
Superfluid gases near absolute zero temperature
(Lecture Friday April 16, 8:00 pm, Q&A Saturday 9:30 am)

Dr. Arthur Eisenkraft (UMass Boston), 2009 Recipient of the Robert A. Millikan Medal
Can “all” students learn “real” physics?
(Saturday 11:00 am)

Dr. Leo Piilonen (Virginia Tech), 2010 College of Science Teaching Excellence Award
Nuclear energy workshop and discussion
(Saturday 3:00 pm)

The meeting takes place Friday evening through Saturday, April 16-17, 2010, on the campus of Elon University. Please see the SPS Progam and the AAPT Program links for more information. Onsite registration is available.

Contact information:

SPS Zone 5 Meeting
c/o Martin Kamela
Elon University, Physics Department
2625 Campus Box
Elon, NC, 27244
Tel: 336-278-6266
Fax: 336-278-6258
Email: mkamela@elon.edu

NCS-AAPT Meeting
c/o Anthony Crider
Elon University, Physics Department
2625 Campus Box
Elon, NC, 27244
Tel: 336-278-6268
Fax: 336-278-6258
Email: acrider@elon.edu

Local Organizing Committee:

SPS Meeting: Pierre Cieniewicz (coordinator), Daniel Glass, Brenton Davis, Zil Senczy, Martin Kamela (advisor)

AAPT Meeting: Anthony Crider