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Step 1: Pick your top 3 lab choices.
  • Read the article and physics bio for the labs you're interested in.
  • Email flip4physics@gmail.com your top 3 choices. Deadline: September 30th.
  • You'll receive an email soon after with which lab you'll be visiting.

Step 2: Once you've received the email with your lab partnership, search online for articles or websites with information related to your lab's research.
  • Hints: Google key terms from the lab website and article.
  • Search within the physics journal websites listed here.
  • Consider the source. Do you trust this source to provide accurate information?

Step 3: Post summaries of 3 additional articles or websites with information related to your lab's research. Deadline: October 8th.
  • Be sure you're logged in to the wiki. If you're not, click on the 'Sign In' option in the top-right of the page.
  • Click on the 'Discussion' tab of this 'Lab Info' wiki page.
  • Click on 'New Post' within the 'Discussion' tab.
  • In the subject line, include your team name.
  • In the body of the post, paste in your summary for each article and upload a link and/or include the title/author/publication for each article.
  • Upload your post to the wiki.
You're welcome to look at the other posts in the 'Discussion' tab for ideas on which publications/websites provide useful articles.

List of Participating Labs=======


  1. Northwestern University Molecular ion trappinglab (Dr. Odom's group)
  2. Northwestern University Micromechanical studyof chromosome structure & protein-DNA interaction (Dr. Marko's group)
  3. Northwestern University Low Temperature Physicslab (Dr. Halperin's group)
  4. Northwestern University Gravitational wave detectionlab (Dr. Shahriar's group)
    • Article
    • Short bio for physicist you'll be interviewing

  5. Northwestern University Quantum communications and computinglab (Dr. Kumar's group)
    • Article
    • Short bio for physicist you'll be interviewing

  6. Fermi Lab
  7. Underwriters Laboratory in Northbrook, IL
  8. Argonne Lab