
Name 
Primary Contact 
Type 

W01  Realtime 2D heat flow data as an introduction to what Arduinos can do in your lab 
Eric Ayars 
Workshop 

W02  Nanoparticle Scattering of Polarized Light 
Ernie Behringer 
Workshop 

W03  Using splitring resonators to measure the electromagnetic properties of materials: An experiment for senior physics undergraduates 
Jake Bobowski 
Workshop 

W04  An Introduction to Atomic Force Microscopy 
Nancy Burnham 
Workshop 

W05  Make your own DNA or microtubule AFM samples 
Ashley Carter 
Workshop 

W06  Multidirectional Invisibility with Rays of Light  a “Rochester Cloak” 
Joseph Choi 
Workshop 

W08  Chaotic pendulum: the complete attractor 
Bob DeSerio 
Workshop 

W09  Paschen’s Law Experiment 
Arturo Dominguez 
Workshop 

W10  Parametric Down Conversion Demo for Public and Undergraduate Use 
Emily Edwards 
Workshop 

W11  Electrostatic Dust Trap 
Emily Edwards 
Workshop 

W12  Quantized Conductance: A Contemporary Physics Experiment on the WaveParticle Duality of Electrons 
Khalid Eid 
Workshop 

W13  LowCost Capacitance Profiling of a Semiconductor 
John Essick 
Workshop 

W14  Shoebox Spectrographs (LowCost Light and Spectroscopy Experiments) 
Timothy Grove 
Workshop 

W15  An erbiumdoped femtosecond fiber laser for the undergraduate laboratory 
Chad Hoyt 
Workshop 

W16  Developing Scientific Writing Skills through Participation in JAUPLI 
Joe Kozminski 
Workshop 

W17  Medical Imaging: Teaching about the Gamma Camera and Ultrasound Imaging 
Mary Lowe 
Workshop 

W18  Using PSoCs in the Advanced Laboratory 
Mark Masters 
Workshop 

W19  Using an LED as a LowEfficiency Single Photon Avalanche Diode 
Lowell McCann 
Workshop 

W20  Rethinking Lab Writing Assignments 
Cary Moskovitz 
Workshop 

W21  Brownian Motion: Measuring Avogadro’s Constant for $70 
Beth Parks 
Workshop 

W22  Compton Scattering of Cs137 Gamma Rays 
Jim Parks 
Workshop 

W23  Python Instrument Control System: Pythics 
Everett Ramer 
Workshop 

W25  Fundamentals of lownoise electrical measurements: Ground loops, interference, shielding, etc. 
Walter Smith 
Workshop 

W26  Stellar Photometry and Spectroscopy in the physics lab room 
Shawn Langan 
Workshop 

W27  Engaging in the Advanced Lab with Interactive Videos 
Keith Stein 
Workshop 

W28  Ondemand modular learning of practical knowledge 
Randy Tagg 
Workshop 

W29  Introduction to FPGAs 
Matt Vonk 
Workshop 

W30  FPGA in the Advanced Lab 
Kurt Wick 
Workshop 

W31  Diffusion in Microfluidic Structures 
Steve Wonnell 
Workshop 

W32  Torsional Oscillator, Noise, and a Spectrum Analyzer – What can Fourier Analysis reveal when you drive the system with noise? 
Barbara WolffReichert 
Workshop 

W33  Fourier Methods 
Barbara WolffReichert 
Workshop 

W34  Noise Fundamentals, JN– Using Johnsonnoise to measure the Boltzmann Constant 
Barbara WolffReichert 
Workshop 

W35  Noise Fundamentals, SN – Using Shot Noise to find “e” the Charge on the Electron 
Barbara WolffReichert 
Workshop 

W36  Pulsed/CW NMR – Using Spin Echoes to find SpinSpin Relaxation Times 
Barbara WolffReichert 
Workshop 

W37  Pulsed/CW NMR – OneDimensional Imaging, a glimpse of MRI physics 
Barbara WolffReichert 
Workshop 

W38  DiodeLaser Spectroscopy 
Barbara WolffReichert 
Workshop 

W39  Quantum Analogs 
Barbara WolffReichert 
Workshop 

W40  Optical Pumping 
Barbara WolffReichert 
Workshop 

W41  Magnetic Torque 
Barbara WolffReichert 
Workshop 

W42  Foundational Magnetic Susceptibility 
Barbara WolffReichert 
Workshop 

W43  Direct and LockIn Measurements of Faraday Rotation 
Barbara WolffReichert 
Workshop 

W44  MicroESR as a Laboratory Teaching Tool 
Christine Hofstetter 
Workshop 

W45  Laser Cooling and Trapping for Advanced Teaching Laboratories 
Thaddeus Baringer 
Workshop 

W46  Optics and Photonics Lab Equipment 
Stephan Briggs 
Workshop 

W47  Electrometer measurements of material properties 
Alan Wadsworth 
Workshop 

W48  Xray Physics – Three discrete experiments with the Xray machine 
Dr. Werner Bietsch 
Workshop 

W49  Diode pumped Nd:YAG Laser with Frequency Doubling 
Dr. Werner Bietsch 
Workshop 

W50  How to Make Thermodynamics Relevant 
Ann Hanks 
Workshop 

W51  VersaLab: a measurement cryostat and teaching curriculum for advanced labs 
Neil Dilley 
Workshop 

W52  van der Pauw resistivity measurements on wafers, characterizing low resistance materials, and semiconductor characterization 
James Niemann 
Workshop 

W53  Measurement and Experimentation with MATLAB 
Todd Atkins 
Workshop 

W54  SQUID measurements of the AC Josephson Effect, MicrowaveInduced (Shapiro) Steps at 77K, and h/e 
Robin Cantor 
Workshop 

W55  Basic Gamma Spectroscopy with a NaI(Tl) Detector 
Roger Stevens 
Workshop 