Thursday, October 17 2019 to Sunday, October 20 2019
IceCube will be joining the fun at the upcoming Wisconsin Science Festival. Stop by our station on October 17–19 to experience IceCube VR, try on the cold-weather gear used at the South Pole, and learn more about IceCube science. We'll have our LED model of the IceCube neutrino detector along with one of the DOMs (digital optical modules) that make up the detector. IeCube scientists and staff will be there to answer any questions you might have. Come and check it out!
Date and times: Oct. 17 & 18: 9am – 2pm, Oct. 19: 10am – 3pm
Friday, October 04 2019
WIPAC will be showcasing IceCube activities at the "Moon over Monona Terrace" community event on Friday, October 4. This family outreach event runs from 7:00 to 9:30 pm and is free and open to the public. A variety of telescopes will be on hand to provide stargazing opportunities. Learn more at the event website.
Tuesday, October 01 2019
Dan Ruterbories, University of Rochester, will be giving a talk, "Electroweak probes of the nucleus and the era of precision neutrino physics," as part of the NPAC Forum on Tuesday, October 1. The talk is hosted by Tianlu Yuan and begins at 3:00 pm in Room 4274, Chamberlin Hall.