Physics students at the University of Rochester's Laser Energetics LaboratoryKaren Cummings (presenting) of Rensselaer and Karen Webb of Edison High SchoolInteractive Physics software ( simulates electric field vectors surrounding a dipoleRich Galik of Cornell UniversityDick Mancuso demonstrates a balloon/propeller toy

Welcome to the NYSS-AAPT website

Fall Meeting: Syracuse University: September 29-30. This will be the 5th Annual Joint Meeting of the NY-NJ-NE Sections of the AAPT Presentation and workshop proposals can be directed to the Executive Board on the New York section at executive_board@nyss-aapt.

(New York State Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers)

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Attendees of the Fall 2002 meeting review Standard Model chartsNYSS-AAPT 2002 Fall meeting participants in lively discussionCharlene Rydgren (Franklin Academy (Malone)) leads a discussion of Regents Physics exam issues