Session III: Spring 2018

March – May, 2018

This schedule is tentative.

Date Topic Speaker Tours
Mar 3 Introduction to Science at Fermilab Dan Hooper, University of Chicago Wilson Hall and Accelerator Division
Mar 10 Special Relativity Elliott McCrory, Fermilab Accelerator Division Accelerator Division and Wilson Hall
Mar 17 Particle Accelerators Cindy Joe, Fermilab Neutrino Division TBD
Mar 24 Particle Physics Detectors TBD
Mar 31 Easter Weekend – No class
Apr 7 Particle Physics Cecilia Gerber, University of Illinois at Chicago TBD
Apr 14 Neutrinos Leo Aliaga, Fermilab Scientific Computing Division TBD
Apr 21 Energy and Climate Erik Ramberg, Fermilab Particle Physics Division TBD
Apr 28 Cosmology Ting Li, Fermilab Particle Physics Division TBD
May 5 Physics and society Pushpa Bhat, Fermilab Director’s Office No tours: Graduation Ceremony

1 The DZero tour lasts a lot longer than the other tours. Expect to be back at Wilson Hall by about 12:50 PM.

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Class is never cancelled due to weather.
Please consider your safety before attempting to come to class.


2018-19? We will have two sessions with eleven lectures per session:

  • Fall Session: September 29 through December 15, 2018
  • Spring Session: February 2 through April 13, 2019