APS Meeting 2014 - Far West Section

APS 2014

2014 American Physical Society Meeting, Far West Section

The University of Nevada, Reno is honored to host the 2014 annual meeting of the American Physical Society, Far WestSection on October 24-25, 2014. Registration begins August 15, 2014. View the APS Official Meeting Announcement. View the 2014 Poster.

A welcome reception will be hosted by the Society of Physics Students on Thursday, October 23, at 6:30pm in the Rotunda, Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.

Poster Sizes: Posters must fit on a 6 ft high x 5 ft wide poster board. The poster presenter is expected to remain at the poster during the entire time allotted to the poster session. Each poster has been assigned a number, and must be mounted in Room 320 of JCSU on the appropriately numbered board anytime between 1 and 3 pm on Friday, October 24.

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Banquet Speaker
John Learned "Those Pesky Neutrinos, are They Good for Anything at All?"
Plenary Speakers
Maria Spiropulu "The Future of the Higgs Boson"
Tammy Ma "Inertial Confinement Fusion Experiments at the National Ignition Facility"
Werner Däppen "Open Issues in the Physics of the Solar Interior "
Ronald Phaneuf "Photoionizing a Caged Atom"
Career Panel Panelists
Atmospheric Science TBA