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Text Box: Friday, April 12, 2002
 
9:00 - 12:00            NYSS-APS Executive Committee Meeting                                 (Morris Hall, Room 103)
 
Afternoon Program                                          (Goodrich Theater, Fine Arts Building)
 
 
12:00 – 1:00
On-Site Registration
 
 
1:00 – 1:15
Opening & Welcome
Gianfranco Vidali, Chair, NYSS - APS
Alan Donovan, President, SUNY - Oneonta
 
Session 1: Alternative Energy Sources
 
 
1:15 – 2:00
Martha Redi, Princeton University,
"Plasmas for Fusion Energy: What's the Best Magnetic Bottle?"
 
 
2:00 – 2:45
William Ernst, Plug Power
"Fuel Cells: From Discovery to Delivery"      
 
 
2:45 – 3:15
Break
 
 
3:15 – 4:00
John Soures, University of Rochester
“Inertial Confinement Fusion Research at the University of Rochester Laboratory for Laser Energetics”
 
 
4:00 – 4:45
John Kelly, Entergy
“Nuclear Power” 
 
 
Friday, April 12, 2002
Evening Program                                                                        (Hunt Union Ballroom)
 
5:00 – 6:45
5:30 - 6:30
Poster Session
Cash Bar
 
 
6:45 – 7:45
Banquet
 
 
 
8:00 – 9:00
 
 
 
9:30 - 10:30
Public Lecture
Michael Brower, Brower & Company
“Renewable Energy: The Limits of the Possible” 
 
Astronomical observations at the college camp (subject to weather and interest)
 
 
Saturday, April 13, 2002
 
7:00 - 8:30               NYSS-AAPT Executive Committee Meeting                             (Morris Hall, Room 105)
 
Morning Program                                                                                                (IRC 3)
 
Session 2: Environment & Efficient Technologies
 
8:30 – 9:15
Michael Ram, University of Buffalo,
“The Sun and Climate Change”
 
9:15 – 10:00
Robert de Zafra, SUNY – Stony Brook,
"Gaining Control of CFCs - Is There a Parallel in Controlling CO2?"
 
10:00 – 10:30
Break
 
 
 
10:30 – 11:15
 
Steven Duclos, GE,
“Energy Efficient Solid State Lighting”
 
 
11:15 – 12:00
 
 George Malliaras, Cornell University,
"Photovoltaic Devices from Organic Semiconductors"
 
 
 
12:00 – 1:00
 
Buffet Lunch                                                                                        (Hunt Union Ballroom)
NYSS-AAPT Executive Committee Meeting             (Conference Room E, Hunt Union) 
 
 
Saturday, April 13, 2002
Afternoon Program                                                                                              (IRC 3)
 
Session 3: Energy Education 
 
1:15 – 2:00
K Bingham Cady, Cornell University,
“Nuclear Power” 
 
 
2:00 – 2:45
 
 
2:45 - 3:00
Mehdi Rahimi & Walter Savichky, NYSEG,
"Clean Coal Technology: FGD Retrofit & Environmental Benefits" 
 
Break (Beverages only)
 
 
 
3:00 – 3:45
Linda Anne Burtis, NY Shines,
“Here Comes The Sun: Let it Shine On New York Homes and Buildings”
 
 
3:45 - 4:30
Eric F. Thacher, Clarkson University,
"Solar Car for the Sun Race"
 
 
 
 


 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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