Winter Session, 2021

Lecture topics and dates will be finalized around January 5. 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 TBD Virtual tour of Fermilab Site
30-Jan-21 Special Relativity TBD Meet and Greet with the SMP Team
6-Feb-21 Quantum Mechanics TBD TBD
13-Feb-21 The Standard Model of Particle Physics TBD TBD
20-Feb-21 How We Make and Detect Particles TBD TBD
27-Feb-21 Quantum Computing TBD TBD
6-March-21 The Ghostly Neutrinos TBD TBD
13-March-21 LHC Physics TBD TBD
20-March-21 Energy and Climate TBD TBD
27-March-21 Galactic Astrophysics TBD TBD
3-April-21 Physics and Society TBD TBD

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.