7/18 to 7/29 8:30AM to
ADVANCED SCIENTIFIC COMPUTING COURSE AT BNL (FOR STUDENTS) Free, but must complete aptitude test and have background in Scientific Computing. Designed for those high school students already familiar with computer programming, this two-week hands-on course will teach participants how to perform very complex scientific data analysis by writing custom code to perform complex simulations, enable multi-dimensional data visualization, and perform statistical analysis of very large data sets. (Please note: Each prospective student will have to successfully complete a pre-test to validate their programming skills and mathematical competencies. It is required that students have completed courses in Algebra and Trigonometry. Pre-Calculus is recommended.)
END-OF-YEAR LIPTA BBQ 12-3PM, in Blue Point; FREE for current LIPTA members
NEWS FLASH! LIPTA member (and Master Teacher) Gillian Winters wins the 2015 Paul W. Zitzewitz Excellence in Pre-College Teaching Award
6 Long Island Physics Teachers are now NYS Master Teachers!
Richard Gearns, Sachem HS East
Justin King, Commack HS
Keith Lundquist, Huntington HS
Jaime Rogers, Walt Whitman HS
Richard Slesinski, Syosset HS
Gillian Winters, Smithtown East HS
LIPTA is now on Facebook! Go HERE
Tesla Museum - Shoreham $1.37 million dollars was raised from 33,254 contributors to buy Tesla's Wardencliffe laboratory in Shoreham and construct a museum there.
On Tesla's 158th birthday, Elon Musk pledged $1x10^6 for the effort to fully restore and operate the museum. (cnn article)