2020 Capstone Conference - Schedule at a Glance

The PICUP Capstone Conference has been canceled for 2020. We will re-schedule for Summer 2021. If you had already registered, refunds will be processed by AAPT as soon as possible.

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PICUP Capstone Conference Schedule

Thursday Workshops:

  • Th-1 Introductory Physics: Planning a Coherent Course and Choosing the Right Tools
  • Th-2 Integrating Computation and Experiment
  • Th-3 Department-Wide Computational Integration
  • Th-4 Lessons from Computer Science Pedagogy
  • Th-5 Computational Integration into Astronomy and Astrophysics Classes
  • Th-6 Tour of Exercise Sets: The Plane Rigid Pendulum, The 1D Schroedinger Equation

Friday Workshops:

  • Fr-1 Introductory Physics: Planning a Coherent Course and Choosing the Right Tools
  • Fr-2 Integrating Computation and Experiment
  • Fr-3 Department-Wide Computational Integration
  • Fr-4 The Computational Physics Course: Objectives, Design, and Assessment
  • Fr-5 Preparing and Submitting an Exercise Set, and Becoming a Reviewer
  • Fr-6 Upper-Division Physics: Planning a Coherent Course and Choosing the Right Tools