Spring 2022

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

Schedule of Spring 2022 Online Lectures and Virtual Tours

Date Lecture Topic Speaker, Affiliation Virtual Tour
22-Jan-22 Introduction To Fermilab Pedro Machado, Fermilab Driving Tour
29-Jan-22 Relativity Gordan Krnjaic, Fermilab Wilson Hall
5-Feb-22 Quantum Mechanics Patrick Fox, Fermilab Linac
12-Feb-22 The Standard Model of Particle Physics/LHC Physics Karri DiPetrillo, Fermilab
Alexx Perloff, University of Colorado, Boulder
CMS Virtual Tour
19-Feb-22 Particle Accelerators and Particle Detectors Cindy Joe and Evan Niner, Fermilab Main Injector Virtual Tour
26-Feb-22 Quantum Computing Gabriel Perdue, Fermilab Physicist Panel
5-March-22 The Ghostly Neutrino Bruce Howard, Fermilab TBD
12-March-22 Muon g-2 TBD TBD
19-March-22 Energy and Climate Bryan Ramson, Fermilab TBD
26-March-22 Astrophysics and Cosmology Aleksandra Ciprijanovic, Fermilab TBD
2-April-22 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.