Meeting of the Idaho-Utah Section
The Idaho-Utah Section of the AAPT held its annual meeting,
March 11-12, 2011, at Weber State University, Ogden, Utah.
Farhang Amiri, section president elect, organized the meeting.
Many thanks to Farhang for a very successful event!
American Association of Physics Teachers
Ogden, Utah, March 11-12, 2011
There were 47 attendees (those who paid the registration fee).
On Saturday, 22 oral presentations were given in three sessions.
Physics Demonstration Show
Friday evening, following dinner,
we gathered for a physics demonstration show. The following are photographs
from the show:
Ron Galli, Weber State University, Angular momentum.
Adam Johnston, Weber State Univeresity,
Levitation in an airstream
Duane Merrell, Brigham Young University,
Wayne Peterson, Brigham Young University,
Steve Shropshire, Idaho State University,
We conducted our business meeting following lunch.
We held elections of section officers. The officers of our section are now
constituted as follows:
- President; Farhang Amiri, Weber State University (former
president elect, automatically succeeded our former president, Steve Shropshire.)
- President-Elect: Bryan Pyper, Brigham Young University Idaho
(former Vice President, automatically succeeded our former president-elect, Farhang
Amiri. He will organize our annual section meeting
- Vice President: Phil Matheson, Utah Valley University
- Treasurer: Adam Beehler, University of Utah