NSF REU at K-State: Laser-matter Interactions at the Atomic and Nanoscales

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Week 10

Monday, July 28

9:00 a.m. Lecture (CW 119)

Tuesday, July 29

9:00 a.m. Lecture (CW 119)

Wednesday, July 30

7;30 p.m. Physics Softball Game (REC Center Baseball Field)
REU, Undergrad & Grad Students vs Faculty/Staff
(Postdocs choose their side)

Thursday, July 31

9:00 a.m. REU Joint Poster Session (Student Union K/S Ballroom)
2:15 p.m. Physics REU Final Presentations (CW 119)
2:15 p.m. Ben LeValley/Washburn
2:30 p.m. Ryan Luder/Corwin
2:45 p.m. Michael Hastings/Ben-Itzhak
3:00 p.m. John Lyons/DePaola
3:15 p.m. Madilena Mendiola/DePaola
3:30 p.m. Break
3:45 p.m. Yukun Qin/Trallero
4:00 p.m. Danny Todd/Trallero
4:15 p.m. Josh Nelson/Trallero
4:30 p.m. Emily Herman/Sorenson

Friday, August 1
10:00 a.m. Alex Armstrong/Ivanov
10:15 a.m. Wyatt Behn/Ivanov
10:30 a.m. Maria Prado/Horton-Smith/Weaver
10:45 a.m. Stephen Smith/Ratra
4:00 p.m. Check-Out Meeting (CW 119)
6:00 p.m. Farewell Dinner (Little Apple Brewery)

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This program is funded by the National Science Foundation through grant number PHY-1157044.  Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.