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:

1:45-2:15
"A Review of Climate Change: What We Know and Don't Know"
Susan Solomon, Senior Scientist, NOAA, Boulder

2:15-2:45
"The Localization of Electrons in Amorphous Semiconductors"
Craig Taylor, Distinguished Professor, University of Utah

2:45-3:15
"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:

1:30-2:00
"Discussion and Suggestions on a Technical Career after Academia"
Larry Ernst, IBM Fellow, Printing Systems Division
2:00-2:30
"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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