Spring 2019 Meeting of the Illinois Section of the AAPT

"Songs from the Stellar Graveyard"

April 5-6, 2019

College of DuPage Physics Program

College of DuPage
Glen Ellyn, IL

We are pleased to invite you to attend the Spring 2019 meeting of the ISAAPT. Come to learn more about physics, discover new tools and techniques for teaching physics, share your experiences via contributed presentations and Take Fives, and meet old and new friends. Note that this meeting includes the annual Student Research Symposium.

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Thanks to Ward's Science for their support!

Invited Speakers

"Songs from the Stellar Graveyard: Probing the Cosmos in Gravitational Waves", Friday at 7:00
Dr. Shane Larson, Associate Director of the Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics (CIERA) at Northwestern University

"What Cognitive Science can tell us about Science Education", Saturday at 9:30
Dr. Maureen Dunne, Education Technology Executive and autism advocate at the University of Illinois


W1. "Cosmic Ray Detectors in the Classroom"
Dr. Mark Adams, Fermilab National Accelerator Laboratory

W2. "IOLab – a multi-sensor device for K1-College"
Morten Lundsgaard, Physics Department, UIUC

Host - Tom Carter, College of DuPage, cartert@cod.edu