2009 Advanced Laboratories Conference Abstract Browse

The abstracts listed below were presented at the 2009 Topical Conference on Advanced Laboratories. You may use the column headers to sort the abstract list, or search the abstracts here.

  Name Primary Contact Session
  Modern Physics Lab at Marshall University Babiuc-Hamilton, Maria C. Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Advanced Optics lab at SJSU Bahuguna, Ramen Session XVI - Teaching the Optics Course
  The Advanced Physics Lab at the University of Toronto Bailey, David C. Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  A Knots Experiment Bailey, David C. Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Oral Assessment in an Advanced Lab Course Bailey, David C. Session XVI - Communication of Experimental Results
  Vibrational Spectra of the Nitrogen Molecules in the Liquid and Gas Phase Bayram, Burcin Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  The Evolving Syllabus for the Capstone Project Course at Eastern Michigan University Behringer, Ernest Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Driven Linear and Non-linear Resonance Experiment Berney, Rex Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Computed Tomography Bietsch, Irwin Malleck and Werner Session V - Parallel Workshops
  NMR of a Flower Bietsch, Irwin Malleck and Werner Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Caltech’s Undergraduate Advanced Laboratory Program Black, Eric D. Session I - Plenary
  Curricular Roles for Advanced Labs: Major Curricular Roles for typical Advanced Lab courses Brandenberger, John Session III - Panel
  The MIT Junior Physics Laboratory Course Chuang, Isaac Session I - Plenary
  Example Harmonic and Anharmonic Oscillators Demonstrated and Analyzed Cleyet, Bernard Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Berkeley's two-semester advanced lab sequence. Colton, Thomas Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Radioactivity Cunningham, Celia Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Chaos Experiments for the Advanced Lab DeSerio, Robert Session VIII - Plenary
  Nonlinear Motion DeSerio, Robert Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Interfacing DeSerio, Robert Session VII - Parallel Workshops
  Curricular Roles for Advanced Labs: Goals of upper division laboratory experiences DeSerio, Robert Session III - Panel
  Millikan’s Oil Drop: Simulation and Experiment Desotell, Sarah J Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Syllabi and Questions for Intermediate & Advanced Labs for the College Physics Major Deveney, Ed Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  The Bug: A Temperature-controlled Experiment on a Protoboard Dixon, Paul Session VI - Workshops
  PS-15 Pulsed NMR Dohm, Joe Session V - Parallel Workshops
  CWS 12-50 Continuous Wave NMR/ESR Spectrometer Dohm, Joe Session XI - Parallel Workshops
  TEL-X-Ometer Dohm, Joe Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Cavendish Balance Dohm, Joe Session XI - Parallel Workshops
  Intermediate and Advanced Labs at Carleton College Eblen-Zayas, Melissa Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Studies in using an Optical Trap Eichner, Ludwig Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Fundamental Studies in Polarization Eichner, Ludwig Session XI - Parallel Workshops
  Adiabatic Compression of Gases Enterprises, Physics Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Projects, from Hands On Introduction to LabVIEW, (Oxford Press, 2009) Essick, John Session XII - Workshops
  Atomic Resolution Imaging with the Scanning Tunneling Microscope Flowers, Mark R. Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Introduction to Nanoscale Imaging with the Atomic Force Microscope Flowers, Mark R. Session XI - Parallel Workshops
  Angular momentum outside of the classical mechanics courses Frank, Nathan H. Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Use of LabVIEW™ in a Senior-Level Capstone Laboratory Fritz, Dr. Linda S. Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  The Contemporary Physics Laboratories of the Faculty of Science UNAM Fuentes, Beatriz Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Single Photon Interference Galvez, Enrique Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Experiments with correlated photons: From advanced-lab projects to dedicated laboratories Galvez, Enrique J. Session IV - Plenary
  An advanced-lab model for liberal-arts colleges: Capstone research projects Galvez, Enrique J. Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Curricular Roles for Advanced Labs: Introduction George, Elizabeth Session III - Panel
  Determining the half-life of 40K from the activity of salt substitute George, Elizabeth A Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Upper-level lab sequence at Wittenberg University: paths to student independence George, Elizabeth A. Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  The Advanced Laboratory at Swarthmore College Grossman, Carl H. Session I - Plenary
  Modifying the optics laboratory for greater conceptual understanding Grove, Timothy T. Session XVI - Teaching the Optics Course
  How to Optimize Quantization of Detector Data by Minimizing Noise and Improving Signal Fidelity when using a Real Time Oscilloscope Gubow, Marty Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Driven Damped Harmonic Motion Hanks, Ann Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Brewster's Angle Hanks, Ann Session XI - Parallel Workshops
  Electrical Characterization of Photovoltaic Materials and Solar Cells with the Keithley Model 4200-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System Hayes, John Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Noise Fundamentals, where noise is the signal Herold, George Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Sub-picometer resolution from a Michelson wavelength meter Hoyt, Chad Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  NI-Elvis Advanced workshop Instruments, Paul Dixon and National Session VI - Workshops
  Upper level labs at University of Alberta Isaac, Isaac Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Intermediate Lab at NEIU Jr., Paul J. Dolan, Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  TO BE OR NOT TO BE OHMIC: A Warm-up Exercise for Advanced Labs Jr., Paul J. Dolan, Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Measuring the speed of light in an optical fiber - Integrating Experimentation and Instrumentation Juma, Nasser Mulaa Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Interdisciplinary Experiments for Upper-level Physics Laboratory Courses Kane, Suzanne Amador Session VIII - Plenary
  Ultrasound Imaging: A Laboratory in Sound, Medical Physics & Imaging Kane, Suzanne Amador Session XI - Parallel Workshops
  The Advanced Laboratory Program at California State University-East Bay Kimball, Derek F. Jackson Session I - Plenary
  The Kenyon X-ray Facility Upgrade Klopcic, J. Terrence Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Can Students Design Their Own Experiments? Knight, Randy Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Advanced Physics Labs at the University of Oregon Livelybrooks, Dean Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  MATLAB for Data Acquisition and Analysis Lockhart, James Session VI - Workshops
  Advanced Lab Sequence at San Francisco State University Lockhart, James M. Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Multi-Format Approach to Communication of Experimental Results Lockhart, James M. Session XVI - Communication of Experimental Results
  Measuring the Molecular Polarizability of Air Madsen, Martin Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Research Group Model for Advanced Lab Madsen, Martin Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Writing and peer review for advanced laboratories: a proposal Masters, Mark Session XVI - Communication of Experimental Results
  Active learning using tutorials in intermediate optics Masters, Mark Session XVI - Teaching the Optics Course
  Increasing student independence and insight in the intermediate physics laboratory Masters, Mark Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  The Advanced Laboratory and the National Science Foundation McBride, Duncan Session XV - Plenary
  Honing Experimental Physicists at UW-River Falls McCann, Lowell Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Contents or Discontents? Optimizing What Goes Into the Undergraduate Electronics Course Nienaber, Paul Session XVI - Teaching the Electronics Course
  Optical vortices: Light in a Spin Padgett, Miles Session IV - Plenary
  Developing Research and Experimentation Skills: Demonstrated using a Black Body Radiation Experiment Pearson, Mark J. Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Using Pfund's method to find the index of refraction Perry, Helene F. Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Atomic Structure from the Sodium Atom UV-VIS-NIR Spectrum Peterson, Randolph S Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Atomic Spectroscopy in Alkali Vapor Pichler, Marin Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Safety in the Advanced Lab - More than You Might Expect Puskar, Gregory Session XVI - Machine Shop and Laboratory Safety
  Magneto-Optical Trap Raithel, Georg Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Optical Pumping A Reichert, Dr. Jonathan F. Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Pulsed NMR (Nuclear Magnetic Resonance) A Reichert, Dr. Jonathan F. Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Pulsed NMR (Nuclear Magnetic Resonance) B Reichert, Dr. Jonathan F. Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Modern Interferometry A Reichert, Dr. Jonathan F. Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Diode-laser Spectroscopy A Reichert, Dr. Jonathan F. Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Diode-laser Spectroscopy B Reichert, Dr. Jonathan F. Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Two-slit Interference, One Photon at a Time A Reichert, Dr. Jonathan F. Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Quantum Analogs A Reichert, Dr. Jonathan F. Session V - Parallel Workshops
  The Torsional Oscillator A Reichert, Dr. Jonathan F. Session V - Parallel Workshops
  The Torsional Oscillator B Reichert, Dr. Jonathan F. Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Muon Physics Reichert, Dr. Jonathan F. Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Optical Pumping B Reichert, Dr. Jonathan F. Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Modern Interferometry B Reichert, Dr. Jonathan F. Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Quantum Analogs B Reichert, Dr. Jonathan F. Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Two-slit Interference, One Photon at a Time B Reichert, Dr. Jonathan F. Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Experimental Observation and Control of Wave Dispersion Remillard, S.K. Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Advanced Physics Laboratory at Purdue University Calumet Rengstorf, Adam Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Intermediate/Advanced Laboratory: Combining Writing, Basic Instrumentation, Fundamental Electronics Reynolds, Ross Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  A New Sequence of Advanced Laboratory Courses at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Rioux, Dennis Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  A Michelson-Morley Experiment for the Advanced Physics Lab Rogers, Charles Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Study of the relationship between radius and emission wavelength of indium phosphide quantum dots Schnitzler, Donald Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  The Advanced Laboratory Program at the Colorado School of Mines Schuster, David Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Study of electric and magnetic dipole radiation via scattering from nanoparticles Sharma, Natthi L. Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Two-laser Spectroscopy in Atomic Cesium Sieradzan, Andrzej (Andy) Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  The Process of Science Smith, Donald Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Curricular Roles for Advanced Labs: Results of ALPhA survey Spalding, Gabriel Session III - Panel
  Teaching Condensed Matter or Materials Physics Labs Spalding, Gabriel Session XVI - Teaching Condensed Matter or Materials Physics Labs
  Teaching Condensed Matter or Materials Physics Labs Spalding, Gabriel C. Session XVI - Teaching Condensed Matter or Materials Physics Labs
  Compton Scattering Staff, Faculty or Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Faraday Effect Staff, Faculty or Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Mass Spectrometry: Quadrupole Mass Filter Staff, Faculty or Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Raman Spectroscopy Staff, Faculty or Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Transmission Electron Microscope Staff, Faculty or Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Positron-Electron Annihilation Staff, Faculty or Session V - Parallel Workshops
  X-Ray Spectroscopy Staff, Faculty or Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Blackbody Radiation and the Solar Surface Temperature Staff, Faculty or Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Computation and Simulation in the Advanced Lab Stein, Keith Session XVI - Computation and Simulation in the Advanced Lab
  Computation and Simulation in the Advanced Lab Stein, Keith Session XVI - Computation and Simulation in the Advanced Lab
  Fluid Mechanics and Computational Physics in the Advanced Undergraduate Laboratory Stein, Keith R. Session VIII - Plenary
  Computational and Optical Studies on the Vibrational Modes of a Tuning Fork Stein, Keith R. Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Binghamton University Intermediate and Advanced Lab Courses Stephens, Mark Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Gamma Spectroscopy Stevens, Roger Session V - Parallel Workshops
  Advanced Demonstrations for the Classroom and the Laboratory Sturm, David Session XIV - Demonstrations
  Intermediate and Advanced Physics Laboratories: Breadth and Depth in Experimental Physics Sullivan, Matthew C. Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Finding thermal conductivity and specific heat via thermal diffusion in rods Sullivan, Matthew C. Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Optics for Scientists and Engineers Laboratory Syllabus Swenson, Orven F. Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Laboratory Emphasis in Interdisciplinary Photonics Related Courses Swenson, Orven F. Session XVI - Teaching the Optics Course
  Resistivity Measurements and Observation of Transition to Superconducting State Tahar, Mohammed Z Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  A Tabletop Measurement of the Quantization of Electrical Conductance in Gold Nanowires Tam, David Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Advanced Computer Interfacing Torres-Isea, Ramon Session XVI - Advanced Computer Interfacing
  Nuclear Spin Echoes -- In Live Audio Van Baak, David A. Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Teaching the Modern Physics Lab Van Baak, David Alan Session XVI - Teaching the Modern Physics Lab
  Mössbauer Effect Van Bistrow, Van Session XI - Parallel Workshops
  The Advanced Undergraduate Nuclear and Atomic Laboratory Course at the University of North Texas Weathers, Duncan Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  The Visiting Students and Faculty Program at the University of North Texas Weathers, Duncan Session XVI - Regional/National Advanced Lab Facilities
  Undergraduate Laser Laboratory at SJSU Wharton, Ken Session XVI - Teaching the Optics Course
  Doppler-broadening for Rubidium Absorption White, James D. Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Using Longitudinal Laser Modes to Make Accurate Speed of Light Measurements White, James D. Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  Measurement of the dispersion relation of a wave on a string Williams, Jeremiah D. Session IX - Effective Experiments Poster Session
  The Biological Physics Labs in the JHU Department of Physics and Astronomy Wonnell, Steven K. Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  An Electronics Course for the Computer Age using Learning Cycle Pedagogy Zitzewitz, Paul W. Session XVI - Teaching the Electronics Course
  The Advanced Physics Laboratory Course at Pomona College Zook, Alma C. Session II - Syllabi Poster Session
  Advanced Labs in Biophysics provided., No contact Session XVI - Advanced Labs in Biophysics