Session 2S

Astronomy and Physics

3:45 PM to 5:15 PM | Moderated by Suzanne Hawley
Add to my favorites Revising the Properties of Low-Mass Stars to Better Determine the Habitability of Their Planets
Presenter
  • Justin Brown, Senior, Physics: Comprehensive Physics, Astronomy Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Sarah Ballard, Astronomy

Add to my favorites Detection of Transiting Exoplanets using Kepler Lightcurves
Presenters
  • John Mehlhaff, Junior, Computer Science, Physics: Comprehensive Physics NASA Space Grant Scholar
  • Nancy Thomas, Senior, Astronomy, Physics Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee, UW Honors Program
  • Christopher James Martin, Senior, Astronomy, Physics
Mentors
  • Eric Agol, Astronomy
  • Andrew Becker, Astronomy
  • Benjamin Vega-Westhoff, Astronomy

Add to my favorites Experimental Verification of Gor'kov Theory of Acoustic Levitation
Presenters
  • David Graham, Junior, Physics, Edmonds Community College
  • Muhammad Osama, Sophomore, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Edmonds Community College
Mentor
  • Tom Fleming, Physics, Edmonds Community College

Add to my favorites Satellite Galaxies as Dynamical Tracers for NGC 2841
Presenter
  • Denise Schmitz, Senior, Mathematics (Comprehensive), Physics: Comprehensive Physics, Astronomy Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Peter Yoachim, Astronomy

Add to my favorites Search for Flavor Violation in Higgs Decays with the ATLAS Detector at the LHC
Presenter
  • William (Will) Johnson, Senior, Physics, Mathematics Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Shih-Chieh Hsu, Physics

Add to my favorites Analysis of Silicon Photomultiplier Characteristics towards Calorimeter Development for the New Muon (g-2) Experiment at Fermilab
Presenter
  • Kazimir Baiame (Kazimir) Wall, Senior, Physics: Comprehensive Physics
Mentors
  • David Hertzog, Physics
  • Loreto Alonzi, Physics