Spring 2023

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

Schedule of Spring 2023 online lectures and virtual tours

Date Lecture Topic Speaker, Affiliation Virtual Tour
28 Jan 2023 Introduction To Fermilab Cristina Mantilla Suarez, Fermilab Driving tour
4 Feb 2023 Quantum Mechanics Patrick Fox, Fermilab Wilson Hall & Linear Accelerator Gallery
11 Feb 2023 Relativity Gordan Krnjaic, Fermilab Grid Computing Center virtual tour
18 Feb 2023 The Standard Model of Particle Physics / LHC Physics Jennet Dickinson, Fermilab;
Alexx Perloff, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Extended Q&A
25 Feb 2023 How We Make and Detect Particles Cindy Joe and Evan Niner, Fermilab Main Injector virtual tour
4 Mar 2023 Quantum Computing Gabriel Perdue, Fermilab Physicist panel
11 Mar 2023 The Ghostly Neutrino Bruce Howard, Fermilab CMS virtual tour
18 Mar 2023 Muon g−2 Hogan Nguyen, Fermilab Muon g−2 virtual tour
25 Mar 2023 Cosmology Aleksandra Ciprijanovic, Fermilab Silicon Detector Facility virtual tour
1 Apr 2023 Energy and Climate Bryan Ramson, Fermilab NREL panel
8 Apr 2023 Physics and Society Bonnie Fleming, Fermilab Graduation

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

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