Symposium Celebrating the Scientific Career of Bill Willis

US/Eastern
Physics Dept. - Large Seminar Room (BNL)

Physics Dept. - Large Seminar Room

BNL

Bob Palmer's Photos
Charlie Baltay and Nick Samios
Discussion during a break
Video of the Testamonials
Willis Family, Speakers and Chairs
    • 9:00 AM 10:30 AM
      Session 1 - Chair Howard Gordon
      • 9:00 AM
        Welcome 10m
        Speaker: Berndt Mueller (BNL)
      • 9:10 AM
        Logistics 10m
        Slides
      • 9:20 AM
        The Early Years 25m
        Speaker: Nick Samios (TBC)
        Slides
      • 9:55 AM
        Detector Development - Common Threads 35m
        Speaker: Veljko Radeka (BNL)
        Slides
    • 10:30 AM 11:00 AM
      Coffee 30m
    • 11:00 AM 12:10 PM
      Session 2 - Chair Barbara Jacak
      • 11:00 AM
        CERN Years 35m
        Speaker: Chris Fabjan (Austrian Academy of Sciences)
        Slides
      • 11:35 AM
        The Birth of Relativistic Heavy Ion Experiments 25m
        Speaker: Bill Zajc (Columbia)
        Slides
    • 12:10 PM 1:30 PM
      Lunch 1h 20m
    • 1:30 PM 3:15 PM
      Session 3 - Chair Charlie Baltay
      • 1:30 PM
        SSC: GEM 35m
        Speaker: Barry Barish (ILC + LIGO)
        Slides
      • 2:05 PM
        LHC: ATLAS 35m
        Speaker: Howard Gordon (BNL)
        Slides
      • 2:40 PM
        Accelerator Physics 35m
        Speaker: Bob Palmer (BNL)
        Slides
    • 3:15 PM 3:35 PM
      Coffee 20m
    • 3:35 PM 5:40 PM
      Session 4 - Chair David Lissauer
      • 3:35 PM
        Neutrinos 35m
        Speaker: Bonnie Fleming (Yale)
        Slides
      • 4:10 PM
        Outreach and International Activities 20m
        Speaker: Jeremy Dodd (Columbia)
        Slides
      • 4:30 PM
        Individual Testimonials 1h
    • 5:40 PM 6:30 PM
      Reception 50m
    • 6:30 PM 8:30 PM
      Dinner 2h

      South Room of BNL Center