Fall 2014

The Joint Fall Meeting of the Texas Section of the APS, AAPT and Zone 13 of the Society of Physics Students will be on October 17-19 at Texas A&M University in College Station. The website for the meeting is http://txaps.physics.tamu.edu/ Screen Shot 2014-09-17 at 7.16.18 PM

The deadline for abstract submissions is September 26, 2014.

Be aware other events are going on at TAMU and hotel rooms are limited. On the website link above you can find password codes to access rooms, at local hotels, which are blocked off for the joint meeting.

A full list of the plenary speakers can be found at http://txaps.physics.tamu.edu/program/plenary-speakers/

sorensen

One speaker of note for physics education is Dr. Chris Sorensen, 2007 U.S. Professor of the Year. Dr. Sorensen is the Cortelyou-Rus Kansas State University Distinguished Professor and a University Distinguished Teaching Scholar renowned for his efforts in physics education and outreach. You can learn more about him from his website

http://www.k-state.edu/media/mediaguide/bios/sorensenbio.html