Nobel Laureate Carl Wieman Talk: Taking a Scientific Approach to the Learning and Teaching of Science (September 2017)

Description:

Carl E. Wieman, co-recipient of the 2001 Nobel Prize in Physics and professor of physics at Stanford University, will speak at Michigan State University as part of the STEM Alliance Fall Reception.

Dr. Wieman has done extensive experimental research in atomic and optical physics. His current intellectual focus is on undergraduate physics and science education. He has pioneered the use of experimental techniques to evaluate the effectiveness of various teaching strategies for physics and other sciences, and recently served as Associate Director for Science in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy.

Dates:

September 15, 2017.  2:30 pm - 5:30 pm.

Location:

Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, 219 S. Harrison Road, East Lansing, MI  48824

Audience:

Open to the public

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