
Name 
Primary Contact 
Type 

Case study on how to develop 3D labs with theoretical, experimental, and computational goals 
Ashley Carter 
Invited Presentation 

Experimental Design in Curricular Laboratories 
Melissa EblenZayas 
Invited Presentation 

Give, Take, and Connect: The AAPT Laboratory Recommendations as a Framework for Community Progress 
Ernest Behringer 
Invited Presentation 

Implementing Computation Across the Curriculum 
Todd Zimmerman 
Invited Presentation 

Instructors’ values and practices are integral to PER in labs 
Dimitri R. DounasFrazer 
Invited Presentation 

It’s not just about the experiment: The role of computation in laboratory instruction 
Marcos D. Caballero 
Invited Presentation 

Optics and lasers advanced laboratories 
Chad Hoyt 
Invited Presentation 

PopUp Classes: a nontraditional way to introduce technical skills 
Linda Barton 
Invited Presentation 

3d printed low budget spectrographs 
Timothy Grove 
Poster 

A Senior Level Lab Demonstrating the Utility of AFM 
Kurt Vandervoort 
Poster 

A large scale, problem based, advanced experimental physics lab program. 
Lars Hellberg 
Poster 

A new photon lab: Mimicking Eve in quantum key distribution 
Enrique J. Galvez 
Poster 

Acting like an experimentalist: Transforming postlab reports into inlab notebooks 
Greg Severn 
Poster 

Apparatus for measuring the speed of an electrical signal in a coaxial cable 
Mark Masters 
Poster 

BSY (Beyond Sophomore Year) Labs without an Advanced Lab class? 
Anne J Cox 
Poster 

Building a LowCost Earth’s Field Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectrometer in the Advanced Lab 
Steven W. Morgan 
Poster 

Challenges with proposing causes for unexpected experimental results 
Laura Ríos 
Poster 

Creating a Nitinol Engine To Study the Thermodynamic Cycle 
Robert D. Polak 
Poster 

Developing a Laboratory Practice Assessment for the Design, Analysis, Tools, and Apprenticeship (DATA) Laboratory 
Rachel Henderson 
Poster 

Development of a highresolution time coincidence counter using a Cypress PSoC chip 
Eric Ayars 
Poster 

Examining Student Understanding of BipolarJunction Transistor Circuits* 
Kevin L Van De Bogart 
Poster 

Experimental Quantum Mechanics 
Stephanie Rosenthal 
Poster 

Graphical Approach to Multislit Interference Analysis 
Patricia E Allen 
Poster 

Hyperfine Structure in Rubidium 
R. Seth Smith 
Poster 

Initial Impacts of the transformation of a large Introductory lab course focused on developing experimental skills and expert epistemology 
Heather J. Lewandowski 
Poster 

Introducing Students to Biophysics with a Centrifuge Force Microscope 
Tristan Stark 
Poster 

Lessons learned from five years of student selfdirected experimental projects in the advanced lab 
Ryan Terrien 
Poster 

Limits of precision in the Balmer lines spectroscopy lab 
Timothy Roach 
Poster 

Low Cost Apparatus for Measuring the Speed of Light 
Ian Bearden 
Poster 

Measuring surface tension with capillary waves 
Jeffrey Wagner 
Poster 

Modeling the effect of air intake aperture size on the muzzle velocity of a ping pong ball cannon 
Derek Thuecks 
Poster 

Muon Experiments, Beyond the Turnkey 
Brett Fadem 
Poster 

Musical Acoustics Demos with an Impedance Probe 
Herbert Jaeger 
Poster 

New Developments of DeskCAT^{TM}: A MultiSlice Optical Scanner for Teaching CT and SPECT Imaging Principles 
J.J. Battista 
Poster 

Physics Experiments for an Introductory Electronics Course 
Everett Ramer 
Poster 

Physics experiment teaching integrated with virtualreality technology 
Yan Cen 
Poster 

Polarization studies of 3D photonic crystals using transmission and reflection experiments 
Shabbir Mian 
Poster 

Quantifying Superconductivity Through Magnetic ForceDistance Measurements using 3D Printers 
Mark Freeman 
Poster 

Student ownership of laboratory projects and attitudes about experimental physics 
Dimitri R. DounasFrazer 
Poster 

Targeting Student Design and Modeling Skills Using Coupled Oscillators 
Alastair McLean 
Poster 

Teaching SelfReliance in the Electronics Lab: One Approach 
Michelle Milne 
Poster 

The Covariance Matrix and Jacobian in Error Propagation 
Robert DeSerio 
Poster 

The Impacts of ALPhA's Laboratory Immersion Program 
Lowell McCann 
Poster 

Think first, act later  A course structure for improving student designed experiments 
Nathan Powers 
Poster 

Using Arduinos for Interdisciplinary Student Projects 
Will Roach 
Poster 

Verifying Moseley's law with energydispersive xray spectroscopy or xray fluorescence 
Michele McColgan 
Poster 

Videos in the Intermediate Laboratories 
Nicole Ackerman 
Poster 

Views about Experimental Physics in a Large Introductory Laboratory Course 
Benjamin Pollard 
Poster 

What counts in laboratories: Toward a practicebased identity survey 
Kelsey Funkhouser 
Poster 

W01: Mechanical Chaotic Oscillator 
Eric Ayars 
Workshop 

W02: An Advanced Lab Python Data Analysis and Uncertainty Exercise 
David Bailey 
Workshop 

W03 Low Cost Gamma Ray Spectrometers 
Ian Bearden 
Workshop 

W04: Investigating Hydrodynamic Instabilities Using TableTop Experiments 
Daniel BorreroEcheverry 
Workshop 

W05: Quantum Harmonic Oscillator Fluorescence 
Daniel Boye 
Workshop 

W06: Transient Heat Conduction in a Rod: Priceless Skills for $25 
Jed Brody 
Workshop 

W07: Acoustic Trapping 
Ashley R. Carter 
Workshop 

W08: Chaotic Pendulum Experiment 
Robert DeSerio 
Workshop 

W09: Paschen’s Law Experiment 
Arturo Dominguez 
Workshop 

W10: Thermoelectric Effect and ApplicationsAn Electronics ‘Final Project’ Experiment 
Khalid Eid 
Workshop 

W11: Particle Physics with Low Cost SiPM Based Detectors 
Brett Fadem 
Workshop 

W12: XRay Fluorescence & Moseley's Law 
Lorcan M. Folan 
Workshop 

W13: Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy for an advanced undergraduate (biophysics) lab course 
Nancy Forde 
Workshop 

W14: Quantitative analysis of Fraunhofer diffraction patterns: an exercise in model fitting, optics, and electronics 
Jerome Fung 
Workshop 

W15: SinglePhoton Experiments and the Quantum Eraser 
Enrique J. Galvez 
Workshop 

W16: Shoebox Spectrographs (Dirt cheap light/spectroscopy labs) 
Timothy Grove 
Workshop 

W17: Data Acquisition Using LabVIEW 
Doug Harper 
Workshop 

W18: Uncertainty Propagation in Modern Physics Lab 
George Hassel 
Workshop 

W19: Measurement of the Acoustic Impedance of an Air Column 
Herbert Jaeger 
Workshop 

W20: Alpha Particle Energy Loss in Air 
Robert Knobel 
Workshop 

W21: Fiber optics at the intermediate and advanced levels 
Mary Lowe 
Workshop 

W22: Fourier Transform Spectroscopy in the Visible Range 
Jenny Magnes 
Workshop 

W23: A Lab to Detect Radio Pulsars 
Daniel Marlow 
Workshop 

W24: SPAD Circuit Construction and Pulse Counting with the Teensy Microcontroller 
Jonathan Newport 
Workshop 

W25: Soap Films: optics and colloidal interactions 
Greg Putman 
Workshop 

W26: Speed of light using a pulsed diode laser 
Timothy Roach 
Workshop 

W27: Flexible resources for supporting student conceptual understanding of diode circuits in electronics courses* 
MacKenzie R. Stetzer 
Workshop 

W28: Thermal Diffusion in Cylindrical Rods: Measuring Specific Heat and Thermal Conductivity 
Matthew C. Sullivan 
Workshop 

W29: Teaching Digital Concepts with FPGAs in an Advanced Lab: Frequency Counters 
Kurt Wick 
Workshop 

W30: Nuclear and Particle Physics Experiments 
Cristina Mattone 
Workshop 

W31: Nuclear Imaging Introduction 
Cristina Mattone 
Workshop 

W32: Entanglion Game and Quantum Optics Demo 
Rik van Gorsel 
Workshop 

W33: Spatial Light Modulator Educational Kit Workshop 
Marc Murphy 
Workshop 

W34: Resistivity: 23 Orders of Magnitude on your desk, simplified Van Der Pauw & more 
Mark Zimmerman 
Workshop 

W35: Measuring the Dielectric Properties of Materials 
Arthur Lizotte 
Workshop 

W36: Digital Laue Diagrams with an Xray Apparatus 
Ray Saper 
Workshop 

W37: Moku:Lab for radio wave demodulation and examples of feedback control 
Jacob Gamble 
Workshop 

W38: Arduino & MATLAB for teaching theory, experiment, and computation 
Paul Kassebaum 
Workshop 

W39: Medical Imaging hands on Computed Tomography with DeskCATTMinteractive lab & classroom demonstration without irradiating the students 
John Miller 
Workshop 

W40: Atomic Force Microscopy in Materials Science: nanomechanics and nanotribology 
Edward Nelson 
Workshop 

W41: Three Effects: Hall, Photoelectric, and Zeeman 
Ann Hanks 
Workshop 

W42: HighSpeed Cameras for Slow Motion Analysis 
Jennifer Fenlason 
Workshop 

W43: HighSpeed Polarization Demo 
Jennifer Fenlason 
Workshop 

W44: Classical mechanics using Quantum Levitation flexible track 
Boaz Almog 
Workshop 

W45: Superconductivity, flux pinning and levitation 
Boaz Almog 
Workshop 

W46: Quantum Mechanics Workshop 
Stephanie Rosenthal 
Workshop 

W47: Magnetic Susceptibility and the Periodic Table 
David Van Baak 
Workshop 

W48: The Hall Effect and the Sign of Charge Carriers 
David Van Baak 
Workshop 

W49: Harmonic Motion, Damped, Driven, and SelfOscillating 
David Van Baak 
Workshop 

W50: RadioFrequency Spectroscopy by Optical Pumping 
David Van Baak 
Workshop 

W51: Measuring the elementary charge e via Shot Noise 
David Van Baak 
Workshop 

W52: Earth’sField NMR and the Proton Magnetic Moment 
David Van Baak 
Workshop 

W53: PulsedNMR Spectroscopy and 1d Imaging 
David Van Baak 
Workshop 

W54: Ultrahigh resolution diodelaser spectroscopy 
David Van Baak 
Workshop 

W55: Honing 'quantum intuition' with sound waves in confined geometries 
David Van Baak 
Workshop 

W56: Diode Laser Pumped Nd:YAG Frequency Doubling 
Ray Saper 
Workshop 