Open House Schedule for Admitted Students

March 20, 2014

0.8:15 am       Meet in hotel lobby to catch shuttle to Physics Department

The following events take place in Room 298 Physics Building (Faculty Lounge)

08:30 am – 09:00 am          Breakfast
09:00 am – 09:15 am          Prof. Haiyan Gao (Chair)   "Welcome"
09:15 am – 10:00 am          Prof. Shailesh Chandrasekharan (DGS)  “The Graduate Program”
10:00 am – 10:45 am          Prof. Chris Walter  “The Ultimate Laws of the Universe”
10:45 am – 11:00 pm          Coffee Break
11:00 am – 12:00noon        TUNL Tour
12:00 noon – 01:00 pm       Graduate Student Panel Discussion with Lunch
01:00 pm – 01:45 pm          Prof. Henry Greenside  “Non-linearity, Complexity and Biophysics ”

Meet at the location stated for the following events
02:00 pm – 04:00 pm          Meet with individual faculty (individual schedule provided)
04:00 pm – 05:15 pm          Reception / Graduate Student poster Session
05:30 pm                             Shuttle back to hotel (meet in front of Physics Building).

Meet in the front lobby of the Hotel at 6:45pm
07:00 pm – 08:30 pm          Dinner at El Rodio (Brightleaf Square), hosted by Prof. Haiyan Gao

March 21, 2014

0.8:15 am                            Meet in hotel lobby to catch shuttle to Physics Department

The following events take place in Room 298 (Faculty Lounge)

08:30 am – 09:00 am           Breakfast
09:00 am – 09:30 am           Prof. Calvin Howell   “Strongly Interacting Nuclear Systems and Applications”
09:30am – 10:00 am            Prof. Maiken Mikkelsen    “The Quantum World and Strong Correlations in Condensed Matter”
10:00 am – 11:00 am           FEL Tour
11:00 am – 12:00 noon       Tour of the Duke Campus with Graduate Students
                                           (Graduate student guides pick and drop from room 298)
12:00 pm – 01:00 pm          Lunch with Faculty

Meet in faculty offices as marked in the event schedule
01:00 pm – 05:00 pm          Meet with individual faculty

Meet in the front lobby of hotel at 6:00pm
06:00 pm – 08:00 pm          Dinner with graduate students
08:00 pm – 09:30 pm          Optional trip to downtown