Winter Session, 2021

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

Tentative Schedule of Winter 2021 Online Lectures held via Zoom

Date Lecture Topic Speaker, Affiliation Virtual Tour
23-Jan-21 Introduction To Fermilab
Lecture slides
Pedro Machado, Fermilab Virtual tour of Fermilab Site
30-Jan-21 Relativity Dan Hooper, Fermilab Meet and Greet with the SMP Team
6-Feb-21 Quantum Mechanics Patrick Fox, Fermilab Grid Computing Center Virtual Tour
13-Feb-21 The Standard Model of Particle Physics
Lecture Slides
Allison Reinsvold Hall, Fermilab Physicist Panel
20-Feb-21 Particle Accelerators and Particle Detectors
Particle Detectors Slides
Cindy Joe, Fermilab and Evan Niner, Fermilab SRF and Magnets Virtual Tour
27-Feb-21 Quantum Computing
Colab Notebook
Gabe Perdue, Fermilab Computing Panel
6-March-21 The Ghostly Neutrino Karl Warburton, Iowa State University Extended Question and Answer
13-March-21 LHC Physics Karri DiPetrillo, Alexx Perloff, Christian Herwig, Fermilab CMS Virtual Visit
20-March-21 Galactic Astrophysics and Cosmology Noah Kurinsky, Fermilab SiDet Virtual Tour
27-March-21 Energy and Climate Bryan Ramson, Fermilab Engineering Panel
3-April-21 Physics and Society Joe Lykken, Deputy Director of 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.