APS Four Corners
The Four Corners Section Meeting (4CF05) Agenda

University of Colorado
Boulder, Colorado

October 14-15, 2005

Meeting Agenda

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Located at Duane Physics, the meeting will start at 1:30 pm on the Friday and end around 5 pm Saturday.

Friday Oct 14th

AM ­ Registration (start 10am) and Executive Meeting
1:30 - 1:45 - Provost's Welcome
1:45-3:15pm ­ Plenary talks:

"A Review of Climate Change: What We Know and Don't Know"
Susan Solomon, Senior Scientist, NOAA, Boulder

"The Localization of Electrons in Amorphous Semiconductors"
Craig Taylor, Distinguished Professor, University of Utah

"Physical Resources, Entanglement, and the Power of Quantum Computation
Carleton M. Caves, Prof. of Physics and Astronomy, University of New Mexico

3:15-3:45pm - Break
3:45-4:45pm ­ Parallel session 1
4:45-6:00pm - Posters
6:00 Banquet:

"Lisa Meitner and the Early History of Beta Decay" Allan Franklin, Professor, University of Colorado—Boulder

8:00-10:00pm ­ Planetarium Show ­ Jason Glenn

Saturday Oct 15th

9:10:30am - Parallel session 2
10:30-11:00am - Break
11:00-12:00 - Parallel session 3
12:00-1:30pm - Lunch (off campus, UMC closed for break)
1:30-2:30 Plenary:

"Discussion and Suggestions on a Technical Career after Academia"
Larry Ernst, IBM Fellow, Printing Systems Division
"Nanothermaldynamics in Disordered Materials" Ralph Chamberlin, Professor of Physics, Arizona State University

2:30-3:30 - Parallel Session 4
3:30-4:00 - Break
4:00 - World Year of Physics Essays Awards Ceremony

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