ERIC Number: EJ1037286
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014-Mar
Abstractor: As Provided
Bringing Physics, Synchrotron Light and Probing Neutrons to the Public: A Collaborative Outreach
Micklavzina, Stanley; Almqvist, Monica; Sörensen, Stacey L.
Physics Education, v49 n2 p221-230 Mar 2014
Stanley Micklavzina, a US physics educator on sabbatical, teams up with a Swedish national research laboratory, a synchrotron radiation experimental group and a university science centre to develop and create educational and public outreach projects. Descriptions of the physics, science centre displays and public demonstrations covering the physics principles involved in using photons and neutrons to probe materials are given.
Descriptors: Physics, Science Laboratories, Radiation, Molecular Structure, Outreach Programs, Science Education, Demonstrations (Educational), Foreign Countries, Laboratory Equipment, College Students, Hands on Science, Science Activities, Scientific Concepts
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Identifiers - Location: Sweden; United States