2007 Zone 10 Meeting at LSU

PRELIMINARY ZONE X MEETING AGENDA – MARCH 9 – 11, 2007
Meeting rooms and speaker details will be announced at a later date

Friday, March 9: LSU Union, Atchafalaya Room 342
            8:00 am – 9:00 am  – On-site registration plus Continental breakfast (LSU Union)
            9:00 am – 9:30 am  – Introductory and Welcome talks           
            9:30 am – 10:20 am – Keynote Lecture - Dr. Gary White
                      - A Great Time to Do Physics: from spintronics to spallation to spandex and more.

            10:20 am – 10:30 am – Coffee break
            10:30 am 11:10 am Student research presentations - Session A
            11:10 am – 12:00 noon – Keynote Lecture - Dr. Phillip T. Sprunger - IR to x-rays...
            12:00 noon – 1:00 pm – Lunch your own
            1:10 pm – Bus departs LSU Union for CAMD facility
            1:30 pm – 2:30 pm – Tour of CAMD
            2:50 pm – Bus arrives at LSU Union
            3:00 pm – 4:30 pm – Tour of Physics Dept / LSU campus
            5:30 pm – Bus departs LSU Union for evening banquet
            6:30 pm – 9:30 pm –  Meeting banquet at Nottoway plantation
            8:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Meeting banquet keynote lecture - Dr. Edward Seidel
                      - Solving Einstein's Equations of Supercomputers

            10:30 pm – Bus arrives at LSU Union

Saturday, March 10: Nicholson Hall, Room 130
            8:00 am – Bus departs LSU Union for LIGO facility
            9:00 am – 12:00 noon – Tour of LIGO facility
            12:00 noon – 1:00 pm – Paper bag lunch at LIGO facility
            1:45 pm – Arrive at LSU Union
            2:00 pm – 2:50 pm – Keynote Lecture - Dr. Kenneth Hogstrom
                       - Medical Physics and the Medical Physicist

            2:50 pm – 3:00 pm – Coffee break
            3:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Student research presentations - Session B
            5:30 pm – Bus departs LSU Union for HRPO facility
            6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Bar-B-Q dinner at HRPO
            7:00 pm – 9:30 pm – Tour and observing at HRPO
            7:30 pm – 8:30 pm – Keynote Lecture - Dr. Gregory Guzik
                      - 120,000 Feet Above Antarctica

            10:00 pm – Bus arrives at LSU Union

Sunday, March 11: Nicholson Hall, Room 130
            8:30 am – 9:00 am – Continental breakfast (Nicholson Hall)
            9:00 am – 10:30 am – Student research presentations - Session C
            10:30 am – 10:45 am – Coffee break
            10:45 am – 11:30 am – Student Chapter Reports
            11:30 am – 12:30 pm – Zone X Region business meeting
            12:30 pm – Adjourn meeting