NYSAPPS 2016
 

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

AGENDA / PROGRAM

Friday April 1:
  Noon   Registration
  1:00 - 1:10   Opening Remarks: Kanwal Singh, Dean of the College
Session I    
    1:10 - 1:55   Theanne Schiros (Fashion Institute of Technology)
“Science and Art: (Why) Opposites Attract”
    1:55 - 2:00   Stretch Break
  2:00 - 2:45   Catherine Asaro (Chesapeake Math Program)
“Science Fiction and Physics: A Sense of Wonder”
  2:45 - 3:30   David Bradley (Vassar College) - “The Science of Sound and Space”
  3:30 - 3:45   Coffee Break
Session II    
    3:45 - 4:30   Tony Schultz (Sarah Lawrence College) - “Physics, Dance, and the Fold”
    4:30 - 6:15   Posters, Networking, and Refreshments
  6:30 - 8:30   Dinner with Keynote Speaker: Kim Bernard (Harvard)
“Interactive and Kinetic Sculpture”
Saturday April 2:
  8:00 - 8:30   Breakfast/Registration
Session III    
    8:30 - 9:15   Rebecca Thompson-Flagg (APS)
Merging Literature, Visual Art, and Physics: Creating Comics to Teach
    9:15 - 10:00   Wil Howitt (Otolith) - The Song of Creation
    10:00 - 10:15   Coffee Break
Session IV    
    10:15 - 11:00   Bruce Ravel (NIST) - “Understanding the Color of 19th Century Glass from Bangkok’s Temple of the Emerald Buddha Using 21st Century Synchrotron Tools”
    11:00 - 11:45   Simeen Sattar (Bard College)
“Spectroscopy's Answers to Questions about Paintings”
  11:45 - 12:00   Closing Remarks: Scott Calvin

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