2018 Meeting

The 2018 WAPT Annual Meeting will be held at the UW-Whitewater campus.

See the schedule, registration, payment, lodging and talk/poster/workshop submission links.

Plenary Speaker
Duncan Carlsmith
Smart Phones, MATLAB and Introductory Physics
University of Wisconsin – Madison, Department of Physics

Dr. Carlsmith does experimental elementary particle physics, including proton-proton collisons at the Compact Muon Solenoid at the CERN Large Hadron Collider, a search for WIMP dark matter with the LZ two-phase liquid xenon detector at SURF, and proton-antiproton collisions at the Collider Detector Facilty and Tevatron at Fermilab.  As an educator he has looked into entrepreneurial endeavors and also received the Kemper Knapp Bequest Garage Physics grant, designed to “cultivate in the student body ideals of honesty, sincerity, earnestness, tolerance, and social and political obligations.