Spring 2019


March 7 – 9, 2019


 Stephen F Austin University

Nacogdoches, TX

Texas Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers Texas Section of the American Physical Society Society of Physics Student link to Zone 13

Joint Meeting of the Texas Section of the AAPT, Texas Section of the APS, and Zone 13 of the Society of Physics Students

The conference will include sessions of APS, AAPT, and SPS contributed papers on a wide variety of topics. Presentations will be given through posters, sessions, and plenaries by leading scientists in their field.  The meeting will take place in the new STEM Building at Stephen F Austin University.

Note: The abstract submissions is extended to Friday, February 22nd

Also, please bring your favorite physics demonstration to the special plenary “Physics Demo” session in which anyone can share their exciting demos. 

Students and faculty are encouraged to present a paper(s) or poster contribution(s) at the AAPT, APS and SPS sessions.  Given below are the direct links for the:

Registration (Early-Registration Deadline, Wednesday, Feb 20th),

Abstract Submission (Deadline February 22nd)

Accommodations (Hotel Group Rates – Use code “AAPT/APS/SPS” by Thursday, Feb 21st for Group Rate),



Also at the meeting, 6 workshops will be offered that ranges from low-cost activities, engagement teaching tools, computer-based labs, computation, and many more.  The workshops will in some of the new maker space at SFA.  Email Tom O’Kuma if you have any questions and need more information.  He is the Workshop Coordinator for the TSAAPT.  And if you are interested in attending any of the workshops, download the registration form, fill it out, attach and email Tom O’Kuma (tokuma@lee.edu).

Please post the flyer of the conference at your institution! (Flyer 2019 Spring Meeting)