Fall Session, 2020

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Lecture topics and dates are subject to change. The schedule will be updated accordingly. 

Schedule of Fall 2020 Online Lectures held via Zoom

Date Lecture Topic Speaker, Affiliation Virtual Tour
26-Sept-20 Introduction To Fermilab Pedro Machado, Fermilab Virtual tour of Fermilab Site
3-Oct-20 Special Relativity Elina Fuchs, Fermilab and University of Chicago TBD
10-Oct-20 Quantum Mechanics Dan Hooper, Fermilab TBD
17-Oct-20 The Standard Model of Particle Physics Allison Reinsvold Hall, Fermilab TBD
24-Oct-20 How We Make and Detect Particles TBD and Mandy Rominsky, Fermilab TBD
31-Oct-20 Quantum Computing Gabe Perdue, Fermilab TBD
7-Nov-20 The Ghostly Neutrinos TBD TBD
14-Nov-20 LHC Physics Karri DiPetrillo, Alexx Perloff, Christian Herwig, Fermilab TBD
21-Nov-20 Energy and Climate Bryan Ramson, Fermilab TBD
28-Nov-20 No Lecture – Thanksgiving Break
5-Dec-20 Galactic Astrophysics Noah Kurinsky, Fermilab TBD
12-Dec-20 Physics and Society Pushpa Bhat, Fermilab 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.