Welsh Teachers Programme

from Monday, 22 February 2016 (17:00) to Thursday, 25 February 2016 (18:00)
CERN

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
22 Feb 2016
23 Feb 2016
24 Feb 2016
25 Feb 2016
AM
09:00
Lectures (until 12:30) (503/1-001 - Council Chamber)
09:00 Introduction to CERN - Rhodri Jones (CERN)   (503/1-001 - Council Chamber)
10:15 --- Coffee break ---
10:45 Introduction to Particle Physics - Tara Shears (University of Liverpool (GB))   (503/1-001 - Council Chamber)
09:00
Lectures (until 10:45) (503/1-001 - Council Chamber)
09:00 Accelerators in particle physics and at CERN - Mike Lamont (CERN)   (503/1-001 - Council Chamber)
10:45
Visits (until 12:15) (33 - CERN Reception)
10:45 Transport from CERN Reception to Magnet Test Facility (SM18)   (33 - CERN Reception)
11:00 Visit to the Magnet Test facility (SM18)   (2173 - SM18 hall)
12:00 Transport from SM18 back to CERN Main Building   (2173 - SM18 hall)
08:45 --- Meeting Point: Main Building (8:45)! ---
09:00
Visits (until 10:15) (508 - Visit Location (behind the ISOLDE building))
09:00 Visit to ISOLDE - Karl Johnston (CERN) Richard Catherall (CERN)   (508 - Visit Location (behind the ISOLDE building))
10:45
Lectures (until 11:45) (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
10:45 Particle physics technologies, medical applications in Wales - Dewi Meirion Lewis (Swansea University (GB))   (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
PM
19:00
Welcome to CERN (until 21:00) (61/1-201 - Pas perdus - Not a meeting room -)
19:00 Welcome drinks - Lyn Evans (Imperial College Sci., Tech. & Med. (GB)) Jeff Wiener (CERN)   (61/1-201 - Pas perdus - Not a meeting room -)
19:30 Short tour of CERN's Main Site - Jeff Wiener (CERN)   (61/1-201 - Pas perdus - Not a meeting room -)
20:00 Basics at CERN - Jeff Wiener (CERN)   (503/1-001 - Council Chamber)
20:15 Programme Objectives - Jeff Wiener (CERN)   (503/1-001 - Council Chamber)
12:30 --- Lunch break ---
14:15
Visits (until 16:00) (300 - Synchrocyclotron)
14:15 --- Meeting Point: Main Building (14:15)! ---
14:30 Visit to the Synchrocyclotron - Connie Potter (CERN)   (300 - Synchrocyclotron)
15:10 --- Walk to Microcosm exhibit through CERN reception ---
15:20 Visit to the Microcosm - Emma Sanders (CERN)   (33 - CERN Reception)
16:00
Hands-on workshop (until 17:30) (143/R-003 - S'Cool LAB)
16:00 Cloud Chamber Workshop - Jeff Wiener (CERN)   (143/R-003 - S'Cool LAB)
12:15 --- Lunch break ---
14:00
Lectures - Piotr Traczyk (Uni Torino & INFN (IT)) (until 15:30) (503/1-001 - Council Chamber)
15:30
Visits (until 17:30) (CERN Reception (Building 33))
15:30 Transport from the main building to LHC's point 5   (CERN Reception (Building 33))
16:00 Visit to the Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS)   (LHC's Point 5)
17:00 Transport from CMS to building 33   (LHC's Point 5)
19:10 Take public transport to get from the hotel to Restaurant Cave Valaisanne et Chalet Suisse   (Tram Stop)
20:00 Official Dinner of the Programme   (Cave Valaisanne et Chalet Suisse)
12:00 --- Lunch break ---
13:30
Lectures (until 14:30) (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
13:30 Introduction to Anti-matter - Niels Madsen (Swansea University (GB))   (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
14:45
Visits (until 16:15) ()
14:45 Walk from CERN's Main Building to the AD Hall - Niels Madsen (Swansea University (GB))   (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
15:00 Visit to the anti-matter factory (AD) - Steven Armstrong Jones (Swansea University (GB)) Niels Madsen (Swansea University (GB))   (193 - Anti-matter factory)
16:00 Walk back to the skybar   ()
16:30
Closing session of the Welsh Teachers Programme - Jeff Wiener (CERN) Mr Mark Langley (National Science Learning Centre) (until 17:30) (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
16:30 What's next? - Mark Langley (National Science Learning Centre) Jeff Wiener (CERN)   (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
17:00 --- Take a certificate and build your own goodie bag! ---