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Friday, May 19 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
ATLAS@LHC Virtual Visit

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Using web-based video conferencing tools, you are invited to go on a live tour of the Large Hadron Collider, deep beneath the France–Switzerland border. After a brief introduction to the Collider and the ATLAS detector, participants will talk with an ATLAS physicist, who will lead a tour of the detector control room. Live question and answer to follow.

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Steven Goldfarb

Dr. Goldfarb is a physicist from the University of Melbourne working on the ATLAS Experiment on the Large Hadron Collider. He received his Ph.D. in physics from the University of Michigan in 1991 and has been an active researcher at CERN, ever since. Steve is active in Education and Outreach, having served ATLAS as Outreach Coordinator, and currently serving as co-chair of the International Particle Physics Outreach Group. He was recently elected... Read More →
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Mark Kruse

Mark Kruse is a professor of Physics at Duke University, where he holds the Fuchsberg-Levine Family chair. Prof. Kruse received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. in physics from the University of Auckland, New Zealand, his Ph.D. in physics from Purdue University, and has been on the faculty at Duke University since 2001. Prof. Kruse’s research is in the area of High-Energy Particle Physics with a primary focus on the analysis of data collected by... Read More →
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Dr. Kate Shaw

Dr. Kate Shaw is an experimental particle physicist at the International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy, working on the ATLAS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN Geneva. Along with her research Kate is also passionate about promoting physics in developing countries, in line with the work of the ICTP. Kate founded the Physics Without Frontiers program in 2012, which works to inspire, train & motivate... Read More →

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Atlas @ CERN

At Moogfest 2017, we will be joined by Dr. Kate Shaw, Mark Kruse, and Steven Goldfarb of the ATLAS @ CERN research project.  ATLAS is one of two general-purpose detectors at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC). It... Read More →

Friday May 19, 2017 11:30am - 12:30pm
The Armory 220 Foster St, Durham, NC 27701

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