Physics & Engineering Festival At Texas A&M University

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March 11, 2012
Bryan/College Station Chamber Day & Business After Hours
March 18, 2012

Bring out the whole family on the weekend of March 30-31 to experience The Physics and Engineering Festival, hosted by The Department of Physics & Astronomy and the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University. Everyone is invited to join in on fascinating and puzzling experiments. A few activities for the day include an interactive science exhibit, a bubble show, and a Q & A session with astronaut Richard Linnehan. The event is free and open to the public.

Bring out the whole family on the weekend of March 30-31 to experience The Physics and Engineering Festival, hosted by The Department of Physics & Astronomy and the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University. Everyone is invited to join in on fascinating and puzzling experiments. A few activities for the day include an interactive science exhibit, a bubble show, and a Q & A session with astronaut Richard Linnehan. The event is free and open to the public.

2012 Program

 

Friday, March 30
7:00 pm Hawking Auditorium Friday Public Lecture

Public Lecture by Nobel Prize

winner Dudley Herschbach

Saturday, March 31
10:00 am –
4:00 pm
MPHY and MIST Buildings Hands-on Science

An interactive science exhibition.

Kids of all ages and grown ups are

invited to be astounded by all kinds

of amazing phenomena, to experience

them live, and just to play.

11:00 am
1:00 pm
2:30 pm
MPHY
Lecture Hall
Bubble Show

Amazing bubble shows by

bubble artist Keith Johnson

12:00 pm Hawking Auditorium Q & A Session Meet astronaut Richard Linnehan
1:00 pm Hawking Auditorium Q & A Session Meet Nobel Prize winner David Lee
2:00 pm Hawking Auditorium Q & A Session

Meet Nobel Prize winner

Dudley Herschbach

4:00 pm MPHY
Lecture Hall
Saturday Public Lecture Public Lecture by Dr. Nicholas Suntzeff
7:00 pm Hawking Auditorium Saturday Public Lecture Public Lecture by Dr. Carter Emmart