Fall 2021 Session

A finalized schedule will be available around September 1st. Lecture topics and tours are subject to change. The schedule will be updated accordingly.

Tentative Schedule of Fall 2021 Online Lectures and Virtual Tours


Date Lecture Topic Speaker, Affiliation Virtual Tour
25-Sept-21 Introduction To Fermilab TBD TBD
2-Oct-21 Relativity TBD TBD
9-Oct-21 Quantum Mechanics TBD TBD
16-Oct-21 The Standard Model of Particle Physics/LHC Physics TBD TBD
23-Oct-21 Particle Accelerators and Particle Detectors TBD TBD
30-Oct-21 Quantum Computing TBD TBD
6-Nov-21 The Ghostly Neutrino TBD TBD
13-Nov-21 Muon g-2 TBD TBD
20-Nov-21 Galactic Astrophysics and Cosmology TBD TBD
27-Nov-21 No class – Thanksgiving break
4-Dec-21 Energy and Climate TBD TBD
11-Dec-21 Physics and Society TBD Graduation

All lectures begin promptly at 9:00 AM.  We recommend you join the Saturday Morning Physics Zoom meeting between 8:45 AM and 8:50 AM.

The lectures are two hours long, with a 10-minute break at about 10:00.  Virtual tours and question & answer sessions start at 11:00; with everything wrapping up around 12:00 PM at the latest.