For NYSS APS information, contact:
Michael Rogers
mrogers@ithaca.edu
(607) 274-3963

AGENDA / PROGRAM

Friday April 25:
  8:30 - 9:00   APS Executive Board Breakfast - Shineman 225
  9:00 - Noon   APS Executive Board Meeting - Shineman 225
  Noon   Registration - Shineman Foyer
  1:00 - 1:15   Welcoming Remarks: Oswego Officials, APS/ASNY Officals, Local Officials -
Shineman 125
  Session I    
    1:15 - 2:00   Phil Nicholson (Cornell) - Saturn’s Rings from the Cassini Mission
    2:00 - 2:45   Eric Mamajek (University of Rochester)
"An Update on the Eclipsing Circumplanetary Ring System Orbiting J1407"
  2:45 - 3:00   Coffee and Posters - Shineman Foyer
  Session II    
    3:00 - 3:45   Gianfranco Vidali (University of Syracuse)
Cosmic Low Temperature Physics: Making Molecules on Stardust
    3:45 - 4:30   Neelima Sehgal (SUNY Stony Brook) - Understanding Dark Matter, Neutrinos and Inflation with CMB Observations from ACTpol
  4:30 - 6:00   Posters, Networking and Refreshments plus Cash Bar – Shineman Foyer
  6:00 - 7:15   Banquet (Sheldon)
  7:15 - 8:00   Keynote Speaker: Adam Frank (University of Rochester)
AstroBiology and Sustainability (Open to Public)
Saturday April 26:
  8:00 - 9:00   Breakfast - Shineman Foyer
  Session III    
    9:00 - 10:30   Faculty/Student Contributed Talks
    10:30 - 10:45   Refreshments and Posters
  Session IV    
    10:45 - 11:30   Luke Keller (Ithaca College) - The Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA): Overview and Recent Results
    11:30 - 12:15   Joel Kastner (RIT) - Stellar death from the radio to X-ray regimes: a multiwavelength view of planetary nebulae.
  12:30 - 1:30   Light Lunch
  1:30 - 3:30   Faculty/Student Contributed Talks
  3:30 - 3:45   Closing Remarks
  3:45 - 4:45   ASNY Members Meeting - Shineman 125


For local information and program, contact:

Professor Shashi Kanbur
Department of Physics, SUNY Oswego
shashi.kanbur@oswego.edu
phone:  315 312 2679

Professor Dale Zych
Department of Physics, SUNY Oswego
dale.zych@oswego.edu

phone: 315 312 3044