Accelerator and Particle Physics Education at A-Level - APPEAL 2

Saturday, July 2, 2011 - 9:50 AM
University of Oxford

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Jul 2, 2011
AM
9:50 AM Arrival and coffee/tea   ()
10:05 AM Welcome and Introduction - Andrei Seryi   ()
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10:20 AM Introduction to particle physics - Alan Barr   ()
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11:10 AM --- Coffee/tea ---
11:25 AM Astrophysics talk exploring dark matter and dark energy - Renee Hlozek   ()
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PM
12:15 PM Funding at the University of Oxford and beyond and careers in physics - Cat Murdoch   ()
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12:55 PM --- Walk to Jesus College ---
1:15 PM Lunch and Visit at Jesus College   ()
2:10 PM --- Walk back to Physics Department ---
2:30 PM Lab tour and presentation of scientific equipment related to particle accelerators and detectors - Suzie Sheehy   ()
3:00 PM Small group activity: Building a cloud chamber in your A-level physics class - Suzie Sheehy   ()
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4:00 PM --- Coffee/tea ---
4:15 PM The LHC and applications of particle accelerators to particle physics - Emmanuel Tsesmelis   ()
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5:05 PM Applications of particle accelerators outside particle physic - Ken Peach   ()
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5:55 PM --- Departure ---