Meeting of the Idaho-Utah Section
American Association of Physics Teachers
Ogden, Utah, March 11-12, 2011

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!


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, Burning book
Wayne Peterson, Brigham Young University, Nitrogen tower
Steve Shropshire, Idaho State University, Exploding balloon

Business Meeting

We conducted our business meeting following lunch.

We held elections of section officers. The officers of our section are now constituted as follows: