Department of Physics
Physics Research Day (PRD) is Wednesday April 6, 4:00pm , in the Physical Sciences Library. All students doing research are encouraged to present a poster.
All undergraduate students presenting at the Thomas E. Helm Undergraduate Research Day must participate in the Physics Research Day. The best undergraduate PRD poster will compete for best poster award at the Undergraduate Research Day.
Registration deadline: Wednesday, March 30
Register online at:
Poster template at: http://www.wiu.edu/AstroLab/posters/
Spring 2016 opportunities for student presentations:
WIU Graduate Research Conference - March 4 in the University Union.
submission deadline is Jan. 22.
APS March meeting - March 14-18 in Baltimore MD (spring break!)
WIU Physics Research Day - Wed. April 6 at 4 p.m. in the
Physical Science Library. An old notice appears at
Illinois State Academy of Science (ISAS) - April 15-16 at SIU Edwardsville
WIU Undergraduate Research Day - Wed. April 20, Union Ballroom
ISAAPT - April 22-23 at Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Dr. Wang has volunteered to drive students to conference on Saturday.
The Illinois Student Research Conference -
For undergraduate honors students ONLY, Honors Council of the Illinois Region
has a Student Symposium on February 27, 2016 at Northern Illinois University.
Spring 2015 opportunities for student presentations:
The American Physical Society (APS) March meeting will be held during the week of March 2 -6 in San Antonio, Texas.
The Graduate Research Conference will be on March 6 in the University Union. All WIU graduate students interested in participating are encouraged to submit a proposal for a poster, paper presentation, or performance online by January 30 , 2015. A committee of faculty will review proposals and notify students of acceptance by February 6 , 2015.
The WIU Physics Dept. sponsors Physics Research Day on Wednesday, April 1 , at 4 p.m. in the Physical Science Library. It will feature posters by undergraduate and graduate physics students.
The Illinois State Academy of Science (ISAS) meeting will be on Friday and Saturday, April 10 -11 here at WIU.
The ISAAPT spring meeting will be on Friday and Saturday, April 10 -11, at Principia College in Elsah, IL. It features a Student Research Symposium. Talks are 15 minutes long (including time for questions). There are no poster sessions.
The WIU College of Arts and Sciences sponsors Undergraduate Research Day on Wednesday, April 15 , in the Union Ballroom, and features posters. Podium presentations are also possible (the evening before).