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MRSEC

Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physical Sciences

 

wophys2015

Tentative Program

arrival
Wednesday, October 14th, 2015
Registration desk will be open at the Holiday Inn between 6:00pm - 8:00pm.
Students who arrive on this day can use the Holiday Inn restaurant to have dinner and put charges on their room (only Wednesday dinner, no beverages please!).

 

Thursday, October 15th, 2015
Nebraska Champions Club
 

Bus Shuttle Schedule
times TBA - Holiday Inn to Champions Club
times TBA - Champions Club to Holiday Inn

8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Registration will be open all day (Nebraska Champions Club)

9:00 a.m.

Welcome Remarks/Meeting Kick-Off
Axel Enders
(Conference Chair)
Morning Session I (Session Chair: TBA)
9:30 a.m.
Plenary Speaker
10:30 a.m.
Coffee Break
10:50 a.m.
Plenary Speaker
11:50 a.m.
invited student talk
12:10 a.m.
invited student talk
12:30 p.m.
Lunch
Afternoon Session II (Session Chair: TBA)
2:00 p.m.
invited student talk
2:20 p.m..
invited student talk
2:40 p.m.
invited student talk
3:00 p.m.
Break
3:30 p.m.
Plenary Speaker
4:30 p.m.

Poster Session

6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Dinner Buffett

 

Friday, October 16th, 2015
Nebraska Champions Club
 

Bus Shuttle Schedule
times TBA - Holiday Inn to Champions Club
times TBA - Champions Club to Holiday Inn
times TBA - Holiday Inn to Jorgensen Hall
times TBA - Jorgensen Hall to Holiday Inn
times TBA - Jorgensen Hall to Holiday Inn

8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Registration open (Nebraska Champions Club)
Morning Session III (Session Chair: TBA)
9:00 a.m.
Plenary Speaker
(Session Chair: TBA)
10:00 a.m.
Plenary Speaker
11:00 a.m.
Coffee Break
11:15 a.m.
Grad School / Career Discussion (Session Chair: TBA)
12:05 p.m.
Lunch with UNL faculty
  Afternoon Session IV (Session Chair: TBA)
1:35 p.m.
invited student talk
1:55 p.m.
invited student talk
2:15 p.m.
Plenary Speaker
3:15 p.m.
Coffee Break
3:30 p.m.
Plenary Speaker
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
open
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Jazz and Dinner - Grill Out, Jorgensen Hall Atrium
UNL Students Jazz Band
 
7:30 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.
Friday Night Talk (136 Jorgensen Hall)
TBA
8:15 p.m.
Movie & Ice Cream Night (movie: TBA)

 

Saturday, October 17th, 2015
Jorgensen Hall, Room 136
 

Bus Shuttle Schedule
times TBA - Holiday Inn to Hamilton Hall/Jorgensen Hall
times TBA - Jorgensen Hall to Holiday Inn

9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Lab tours
Morning Session V (Session Chair: TBA)
11:30 a.m.
Plenary Speaker
12:30 p.m.
Lunch at the Physics Department
Afternoon Session VI (Session Chair: TBA
1:30 p.m.
Plenary Speaker
2:30 p.m.
invited student talk
2:50 p.m.
invited student talk
3:10 p.m.
invited student talk
3:30 p.m.
Coffee Break
4:00 p.m.
invited student talk
4:20 p.m.
invited student talk
4:40 p.m.
invited student talk
5:00 p.m.
Bus or Walk to Holiday Inn
6:30 p.m.

Conference Dinner at the Holiday Inn (Room TBA)

 

Departure
Sunday, October 18th, 2015