March 28, 2009

    Every begins to gather for the 2009 symposium. Dr. Gabriel Niculescu is this year's master of ceremonies.

          First up is Partick McCauley presenting his paper on"Photometric Observations of the Cataclysmic Variable Stars UX UMA, BZ UMA, and UW Per." He is followed by Ryan Burke, "Analyzing Gas Chromatography Data Using ROOT," and Patrick Hanson, "Gas Chromatography."

                At 9:15 Patrick McCauley is joined by Dan Simonson (pictured) to discuss "Stellar ages of the DEBRIS Sample Stars." Next is Gregory Maust with "NaI Detectors for Gamma Spectroscopy." John Kroon discusses "Fiber Optics at the JLab CLAS12 Detector."