Department of Physics and Astronomy

University of Mississippi

Events

Event Information:

  • Mon
    27
    Jun
    2016
    Tue
    28
    Jun
    2016

    QuarkNet Workshop

    9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Lewis Hall, University of Mississippi

    The department is hosting a 2 day QuarkNet Teacher Workshop on June 27 and June 28.  We will discuss the detection of Dark Matter, SuperSymmetry, and Cosmic Rays.  Teachers will learn how to operate cosmic ray detectors and take activities back to their class rooms. Contact the Department of Physics and Astronomy if you are a high school Physics teacher and are interested in the QuarkNet program.

    You can find more out about QuarkNet at the wiki site:   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/QuarkNet

    (For more information please contact Dr. Cremaldi at cremaldi@phy.olemiss.edu)