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Friday, August 4, 2017 - 10:30am

In the northwest corridor at WIPAC, voices are sporadic once again. The open work area next to the help desk team is now mostly dark with empty tables and bare walls. But it has not always been like this. Certainly not during the last few weeks, when this space was one of the most active areas on the floor.

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Monday, August 22, 2016 - 8:00am

The 2016 WIPAC-QuarkNet internship hosted students from Madison, Cottage Grove, and Janesville, Wisconsin, and even one from Glen Allen, Virginia. Jeff Leider, a high school teacher in Janesville, and WIPAC mentors Justin, Matt, Colin, Cassidy and Sílvia had high expectations for this group of students selected from over 50 applicants for the second edition of the summer internship. But these teens far exceeded them!

Friday, July 29, 2016 -
1:30pm to 3:00pm
WIPAC summer interns will have their final project presenations at 1:30 pm on Friday, July 29 in the WIPAC office.  Students have been interning for 6 weeks to work on building a citizen scien...
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Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 2:45pm

If learning that you can turn your smart phone into a cosmic-ray telescope was astonishing, you will be now stunned to read how you can use cosmic particles to peek into your phone and measure one of its components.

DECO interns
Monday, August 24, 2015 - 11:00am

Four high school students joined the DECO development team at WIPAC for a seven-week internship.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 11:00am
Justin Vandenbroucke, a University of Wisconsin-Madison assistant professor of physics and researcher at the Wisconsin IceCube Particle Astrophysics Center (WIPAC), leads the development of an app that can turn your cell phone into a cosmic ray detector.
News Stay up-to-date on all DECO news, including publications, results, and internship openings. More   Download App The DECO app currently runs on Android OS devices, ...
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Contact The DECO project is led by UW–Madison Assistant Professor Justin Vandenbroucke. The DECO team also includes: Sílvia Bravo, Peter Karn, Matthew Meehan, Matthew Plewa, Tyler Ruggl...
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We strongly recommend joining the “deco-users” Google group to be informed of future releases and participate in discussions of DECO and its data. You can join the group here. Below, you can find ...
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