PARTICLE DAY

Monday, May 16, 2005

The University of Rochester

the May Room in Wilson Commons

 

Buses should drop off groups at the Rush Rhees Library, Libraray Road, U of Rochester campus

9:00 am Teachers/students arrive, pickup flyers, name tags, snack, setup posters

†††††††††† informal poster session

9:40†† Dr. Debbie Harris, Fermi Natíl Lab "From Illinois to Minnesota in one 400th of a second"

10:20 Student presentations include (and not necessarily in this order):

The Influence of Barometric Pressure on Cosmic Ray Muon Rate

The Daily Cosmic Ray Muon Cycle

Building the Big Paddle

The Effect of Solar Activity on Cosmic Ray Muon Rate

10:45†† poster session

11:15†† lunch break Ė sodas and snacks only provided

11:45 Candandaigua Academy, Nazareth Academy, Bennett, Byron Bergen and Oakfield-Alabama

leave for the LLE in same transport that used to get to campus from the Rush Rhees Library;

transport should return to LLE for final pickup and return to school

12:00 Dr. Steve Craxton speaks on "The Laboratory for Laser Energetics" in the Coliseum

12:45 Those viewing the Omega laser remain seated while the other group leaves for their tour

††††††††††† name of teacher and estimated number in group follows name of school

††††††††††† Oakfield-Alabama (R. Meek; 16)†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† View the Omega (with Steve Craxton)

††††††††††† Canandaigua Acad (P. Sedita; 5)†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† View the Omega (with Steve Craxton)

Byron-Bergen and Bennett (B. Wood, 6)(Dean; 4)†† remain in Coliseum; meet Megan Alexander

Nazareth Academy (B. Barker; 6)††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Visit S. Jacobsí Lab (w/J DeGroote)

1:00†††† Oakfield-Alabama (R. Meek; 16)†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† return to Coliseum; meet Megan Alexander

††††††††††† Canandaigua Acad (P. Sedita;5)††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Visit S. Jacobsí Lab (w/J DeGroote)

Byron-Bergen and Bennett†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† View the Omegaand depart

Nazareth Academy (B. Barker; 6)††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† View the Omegaand depart

11:55East High, Harley, Pittsford Mendon depart to tours on River campus

††††††††††† East High (Conrow; 14)††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† M. Bocko electronics lab Computer Studies 423

††††††††††† Harley (Thorley; 8)††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† B&L 169Bigelow lab (C. Haimberger)

††††††††††† Pittsford (Willie; 8) A group†††††††††††††††††††††††††† B&L 170Bigelow lab (K. Wright)

††††††††††† Pittsford (Willie; 8) B group†††††††††††††††††††††††††† B&L 208; Physics concept demos

††††††††††† Pittsford (Willie; 9) C group†††††††††††††††††††††††††† B&L 208; Physics concept demos

12:20†† East High (Conrow; 14)††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† B&L 208; Physics concept demos

††††††††††† Harley (Thorley; 8)††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† M. Bocko electronics lab Computer Studies 423

††††††††††† Pittsford (Willie; 8) A group†††††††††††††††††††††††††† M. Bocko electronics lab Computer Studies 4232††††

††††††††††† Pittsford (Willie; 8) B group†††††††††††††††††††††††††† B&L 170Bigelow lab

††††††††††† Pittsford (Willie; 9) C group†††††††††††††††††††††††††† B&L 169Bigelow lab

12:40†† East High (Conrow; 7) A group†††††††††††††††††††† B&L 170Bigelow lab

††††††††††† East High (Conrow; 7) B group††††††††††††††††††††† B&L 169Bigelow lab

††††††††††† Harley (Thorley; 8)††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† B&L 208; Physics concept demos

Pittsford (Willie; 8) A group†††††††††††††††††††††††††† meets with Ken Cecire (QuarkNet) in B&L 271

††††††††††† Pittsford (Willie; 8) B group†††††††††††††††††††††††††† M. Bocko electronics lab Computer Studies 423

††††††††††† Pittsford (Willie; 9) C group†††††††††††††††††††††††††† M. Bocko electronics lab Computer Studies 423