WL Summer Symposium 2024 and closing luncheon

Event time: 
Friday, July 26, 2024 - 9:00am to 2:00pm
Location: 
Wright Lab (), WL-216 (Conference Room) See map
272 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 

Please join us to hear what our student researchers have been doing this summer. Part 2 of a 2-day symposium.

Draft agenda:
9:00 a.m. Opening remarks
9:15 a.m. Elisa Kim (Helen Caines), “Image Analysis and Segmentation for Scintillating Tiles”
9:30 a.m. Austin Rosypal (Helen Caines), “Investigating the Path Length Dependence of Jet Energy Loss in the Quark-Gluon Plasma”
9:45 a.m. Daniel Zhang (Laura Havener), “Implementation of a testing station to characterize photosensors for the proximity focusing Ring Imaging Cherenkov Detector (pfRICH) for the Electron-Proton/Ion Collider (ePIC) Collaboration”
10:00 a.m. Katie Driscoll (Prakhar Garg), “Designing/Assembling a Dark Box for Analysis of Scintillating Tiles”
10:15 a.m. Lily Shukla (Prakhar Garg) “Automization of Tile Scanning and Silicon Photomultiplier Characterization Set-Up”
10:30 a.m. Iris Henry (Ian Moult), “Using Energy Energy Correlators to Explore QCD Strings”
10:45 a.m. Max Colomer & Silvia Wang (Paul Tipton), “ATLAS ITK Stave Cores Metrology”
11:15 a.m. Michael Mann (Benjamin Brock), “Modeling Measurement and Errors on GKP States”
11:30 a.m. Xavier Gilbert (Nishaad Khedkar),”Creating an Interface for Quantum Measurements”
11:45 a.m. Daequan Peele (Qile Su), “Quantum Error Correction: Investigations on Pauli Twirling”
12:00 p.m. Karl Bilston (Steven Girvin, Daniel Weiss), “Quantum Circuits”
12:15 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Reagen Garcia (Karsten Heeger), “Muon Veto Panel Uniformity Tests for CUORE and CUPID”
1:15 p.m. Aaron Chizhik (Karsten Heeger), “Light Detector R&D for CUORE/CUPID”
1:30 p.m. Kelly Dai (Reina Maruyama), “Haloscope Searches for Axion Dark Matter”
1:45 p.m. Andrew Kim (Steve Lamoreaux), Finding the inductance of a single loop of wire, utilizing Laplace’s Equation and Numerical methods
2:00 p.m. Ronald Thorpe (David Moore), “Outgassing of Electronegative Impurities within Materials Used in the nEXO Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay Detector”
2:15 p.m. End

See also Thursday, July 25 for additional presentations.

Open to: 
undergraduate