Rock the LHC Video Contest

As physicists eagerly await new data from the Large Hadron Collider, a contest has been opened for videos that communicate the enthusiasm for this enterprise.

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Campus-wide Awards to Physics Undergraduates

Hilldale Undergraduate/Faculty Research Fellowships

Generous grants from the Hilldale Foundation and the Wisconsin State Legislature provide for awards of $3,000 each to undergraduate students and $500–$1,000 to their faculty/staff advisors to work in collaboration on research projects.

Student (Advisor) Project
Thomas Feigenson
(Jim Lawler) Improved Experimental Co I-II Values and Abundance Determinations From Spectroscopic Data
Noah Johnson
(Mark Ediger) Molecular Orientation in the Vapor-Deposited Glass of p-TTP
Colin Wahl
(Saverio Spagnolie) Microorganism Billiards
Bai Yang Wang
(Mark Eriksson) An Exploratory Study of Charge Noise and Mobility for Improved Performance in Semiconductor Quantum Devices
Yufan Xu
(Cary Forest) Hardening of Materials Using Plasma Immersion Ion Implantation (PIII)

Theodore Herfurth & Teddy Kubly Awards

A generous grant from the Herfurth and Kubly families provides for these longstanding awards which honor senior students exemplifying a composite of superior academic achievement, community service and leadership in extra and co-curricular activities, financial self-support, and both prepared and extemporaneous oral expression.

Nicholas Derr

12 Annual Integration Bee

12th Annual University of Wisconsin Integration Bee. First Prize $100.
Written qualifier May 4 6-7pm in 2103 Chamberlin. Top 10 scores go to the finals. Finals (live at the board): May 7 6pm in 2241 Chamberlin. Spectators welcome!
Open to all UW students.

For more information Jim Reardon Sponsored by the UW Physics Department and the Wonders of Physics

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