Dark Matter Day!

The LUX/LZ and LIGO groups at Penn State team up to celebrate Dark Matter Day! Physics students and postdocs host an information booth to explore the science of dark matter and the experiments looking for it!
DON’T BE AFRAID OF THE DARK!
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(Thank you to Emily Grace, Ryan Magee, Jacob McLaughlin, Nick Fassino and Corey Herr for preparing the booth and teaching the students about dark matter!)

Dark Matter Day information booth at the HUB – Corey Herr explaining to undergrads the mysteries of dark matter and the intricacies of the LZ experiment!
Dark Matter Day information booth at the HUB – Corey Herr and Nick Fassino (physics undergrads) hosting the booth and “baiting” students with chocolate (dark, obviously!).

 

Project 8 Collaboration Meeting at Penn State Next Week

We will be hosting the Fall 2017 Collaboration Meeting for the Project 8 Experiment here at Penn State!  The meeting will take place on October 30th – November 1st, followed by an analysis workshop on November 2nd-3rd.

More information at:

Collaboration Meeting

Prof. Luiz de Viveiros at the Project 8 Collaboration Meeting at MIT, March 20, 2017.