Texas APS 2015 Fall Meeting, October 29-31, 2015

This is the home page for the Joint Fall 2015 Meeting of the Texas Section AAPT, APS, and Zone 13 of the SPS, October 29-31, 2015, in the Baylor Sciences Building, Baylor University, Waco, Texas.

Photo of Baylor Science Building at sunset

On 20 December 2013, the UN General Assembly 68th Session proclaimed 2015 as the International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies (IYL 2015). Our conference will explore many themes in physics related to light as well as many other physics topics.

Our banquet features Dr. James Kakalios, author of "The Physics of Superheros".


Please see the left menu items for more conference information.

The 2015 Texas APS Conference Plenary Speakers include:

  • Harry Atwater (California Institute of Technology)
  • Jay Dittmann (Baylor University)
  • Larry Hudson (National Institute of Standards and Technology)
  • Casey Papovich (Texas A&M University)
  • Mark Raizen (University of Texas at Austin)
  • Marlan Scully (Baylor University, Princeton University and Texas A&M University)

The Invited Speakers include:

  • Ed Neuenschwander (Southern Nazarene University)
  • Donald Olson (Texas State University)
  • Anzhong Wang (Baylor University)

The Local Organizing Committee members are:

  • Dwight Russell (Chair)
  • Greg Benesh
  • Gerald Cleaver
  • Truell Hyde
  • Walter Wilcox