The 2018 Undergraduate Lecture Series

All talks are 12:00-13:00
New! Lecture Series Q&A

DateVenueSpeakerTopicNotes
Tuesday
June 5
Auditorium Pushpa Bhat

Fermilab Particle Physics Division (PPD) / CMS
Introduction to Fermilab Photos
Thursday
June 7
Auditorium Mike Syphers

Northern Illinois Center for Accelerator and Detector Development
Particle accelerators Slides
Photos
Tuesday
June 12
One West Harrison Prosper

Florida State University
Particle physics Compressed slides (13MB)
Original Slides (71MB)
Photos
Thursday
June 14
One West Bo Jayatilaka

Fermilab Scientific Computing Division (SCD) / Data Movement and Storage
Scientific computing at Fermilab Slides (44MB) Photos
Tuesday
June 19
Auditorium Linda Valerio

Fermilab Accelerator Division / SRF Test Facilities Ops
Mechanical Engineering of accelerators Slides
Photos
Thursday
June 21
One West Anne Schukraft

Fermilab Neutrino Division / SBN
Introduction to neutrino physics Original Slides (110MB)
Compressed Slides (22MB)
Photos
Tuesday
June 26
One West Leo Aliaga

Fermilab SCD / Scientific Software Infrastructure
Advanced neutrino physics Slides
Photos
Tuesday
June 28
Auditorium Dan Hooper

Fermilab Particle Physics Division (PPD) / Astro Theory
University of Chicago
Introduction to Cosmology Slides
Photos
Tuesday
July 3
One West Jim Annis

Fermilab SCD / Scientific Software Infrastructure
Measuring dark energy: The Cosmic Frontier Slides
Photos
Thursday
July 5
One West Amber Stuver

Villanova
Measuring gravitational waves with LIGO Slides:
PPT (90MB) PDF (10MB)
Photos
Tuesday
July 10
One West Mandy Rominsky

Fermilab PPD / Test Beam Facilities
Physics of particle detectors Slides
Photos
Thursday
July 12
One West Luciano Elementi

Fermilab Technical Division / Magnet Systems
Electrical engineering within particle detectors Slides
Photos
Tuesday
July 17
Auditorium Marc Weinberg

Carnegie-Mellon
Physics at CMS slides
Photos
Thursday
July 19
Auditorium Mark Pankuch

Northwestern Medicine Chicago Proton Center
Cancer treatment with accelerators
Tuesday
July 24
One West Don Lincoln

Fermilab PPD / CMS
A theory of everything: Are we there yet?
Thursday
July 26
Auditorium Manolis Kargiantoulakis

Fermilab PPD / Mu2E
The Muon g-2 experiment
Tuesday
July 31
Auditorium Jim Amundson

Fermilab SCD / Scientific Software Infrastructure
Quantum computing

Fermilab interns, employees, users and guests are invited to attend.
Some talks may be better if you have some college physics and/or math.
Feel free to bring your lunch!


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updated by ESM 11 May 2018