NYSAPPS 2015
 

For NYSS APS information, contact:
Bruce White
bwhite@binghamton.edu

AGENDA / PROGRAM

Location: Rocky 300
Friday September 11:
  8:15 - 9:00   APS Executive Board Breakfast (Sanders Physics conference room, 3rd floor)
  9:00 - Noon   APS Executive Board Meeting (Sanders Physics conference room, 3rd floor)
  Noon   Registration - (Rocky, 3rd floor)
  1:15 - 1:30   Welcoming Remarks: Dean Steve Rock (Rocky 300)
  Session I   (Rocky 300)
    1:30 - 2:15   Dr. Jose Perillan (Vassar College) -
“A Historic View of Computational Physics”
    2:15 - 3:00   Dr. Paula Fekete (U.S. Military Academy) -
“Computations in Solid State Physics”
  3:00 - 3:15   Coffee Break (Rocky, 3rd floor)
  Session II   (Rocky 300)
    3:15 - 4:00   Dr. Alayar Kangarlu (Columbia University) -
“Computational E&M for Building MRI RF Coils”
    4:00 - 4:45   Dr. Elizabeth McCormack (Bryn Mar College) -
“The Creation and Deployment of Computational Learning Modules”
  5:00 - 6:30   Posters, Networking and Refreshments and Cash Bar
(Alumnae House, Living Room)
  6:30 - 8:30   Dinner with Keynote Speaker: Dr. Marjatta Lyyra (Temple University) - “Groundbreaking Contributions of Critical Importance by Female Scientists during the 20th Century” (Alumnae House, Dining Room)
Saturday September 12:
  8:00 - 8:30   Breakfast/Registration – Bagels, Pastries, Fruit, Coffee (Rocky, 3rd floor)
  Session III   (Rocky 300)
    8:30 - 9:15   Rahul Khakurel (Infowave Systems) - “Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence”
    10:00 - 10:45   Dr. Chandralekha Singh (University of Pittsburgh) - “Development and Evaluation of Interactive Tutorials to help students learn about quantum information and spin-based quantum computing”
    10:45 - 11:00   Coffee Break (Rocky, 3rd floor)
  Session IV   (Rocky 300)
    11:15 - 12:30   Sanders Physics Tours and Teaching with Technology Workshop
  12:30 - 12:45   Closing Remarks

For local information and program, contact:

Christine Anzalone
Physics and Astronomy, Vassar
chanzalone@vassar.edu

Dr. Jenny Magnes
Physics and Astronomy, Vassar
jemagnes@vassar.edu

Dr. Brian Daly
Physics and Astronomy, Vassar
brdaly@vassar.edu