Masterclass Institutes 2017

This and the ATLAS and CMS pages help to guide mentors and teachers in planning the masterclass.

Additional measurements:    ALICE Raa     ALICE Strange Particles     ATLAS W     CMS J/Psi     LHCb

Find useful general information on International Masterclasses from Local Organisation in the IMC website.

Elements common to all masterclass institutes

Previous to day of the masterclass:

  • Orientation for mentors and teachers by QuarkNet staff or fellow (1-3 hr)
  • Classroom preparation of students by teacher (~3 hr)

Masterclass day (6-8 hr):

  • Registration (sign-in sheet) and gateway activity (e.g. cloud chamber, cosmic ray detector, or e/m apparatus)
  • Icebreaker activity
  • Mentor presentation (a bit of standard model, a bit of mentor's own research)
  • Lab tour
  • Teacher presentation on masterclass measurement (ATLAS Z-path, CMS WZH-path, or other)
  • Lunch with a physicist
  • Masterclass measurement by students with help from mentor, teachers, other physicists 
  • Discussion of combined results for Institute
  • Videoconference
  • Wrap-up

Masterclass 2016 Institutes in Fermilab group (update for 2017 forthcoming)

Location Institution Measurement Contact Contact Other
Adelaide, Australia University of Adelaide ATLAS Z Jackson    
Armenia, Colombia Universidad Antonio Nariño ATLAS Z Sandoval    
Auckland, New Zealand University of Auckland CMS WZH Krofchek Foster  
Baltimore MD, USA Johns Hopkins University CMS WZH Swartz    
Batavia IL, USA Fermilab CS WZH Stoughton   no videocon
Bogotá, Colombia Universidad de los Andes CMS WZH Gómez    
Bogotá, Colombia Universidad Antonio Nariño ATLAS Z Losada Sandoval  
Boston MA, USA Northeastern University CMS WZH Alverson Wood  
Bucuramanga, Colombia Universidad Industrial de Santander ATLAS Z   Sandoval  
Buffalo NY, USA University at Buffalo CMS WZH Iashvili Kharchilava  
Calumet IN, USA Purdue University Calumet CMS WZH Parashar    
Cambridge MA, USA Mass. Institute of Technology LHCb     w/CERN
Caracas, Venezuela Universidad Central de Venezuela ATLAS Z   Sandoval  
Catania, Italy Universitá di Catania - INFN CMS WZH Tricomi    
Cincinnati OH, USA University of Cincinnati CMS, LHCb Sokoloff Rodriguez  
DeKalb IL, USA Northern Ilinois University ATLAS Z Chakraborty    
Fairfax VA, USA George Mason University CMS WZH Rubin Roudebush  
Fort Collins, USA Colorado State University ATLAS Z Bornhorst   w/TRIUMF
Fukuoka, Japan Fukuoka International School CMS WZH Ballgobin    
Honolulu HI, USA University of Hawaii CMS WZH Bindi Coke  
Manhattan KS, USA Kansas State University CMS WZH Ratra    
Mayagüez, Puerto Rico University of Puerto Rico CMS WZH Mendez Santana  
Medellín, Colombia Universidad de Antioquia ATLAS Z Restrepo Arcila  
Melbourne, Australia University of Melbourne ATLAS Z Hamilton Bell  
Merida, Venezuela Universidad de los Andes ATLAS Z   Sandoval  
Mexico City, Mexico Universidad Iberoamericana CMS WZH Carillo Vazquez  
Minneapolis MN, USA University of Minnesota CMS WZH Hennessy Wood  
Montreal QC, Canada McGill University ATLAS Z Prince    
Nagoya, Japan Nagoya International School CMS WZH Grecu    
Notre Dame IN, USA University of Notre Dame CMS, ATLAS Karmgard    
Palaiseau, France Laboratoire Leprince-Ringuet CMS WZH Drapier    
Quincy, IL, USA Notre Dame High School CMS WZH Smith Karmgard  
Quito, Ecuador Universidad de San Francisco de Quito CMS WZH Carrera Ayala  
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Rio de Janeiro State University CMS WZH Begalli    
Riverside CA, USA University of California Riverside ATLAS, CMS Gary   w/CERN
Rochester NY, USA University of Rochester CMS WZH Garcia-Bellido    
Rossville IN, USA Rossville High School (at Fermilab) CMS, ATLAS Glover    
Santiago, Chile Pontificia Universidad Católica ATLAS Z Koch Diaz  
Seattle WA, USA University of Washington CMS WZH Hsu    
Shanghai, China Concordia International School CMS WZH Klammer    
Shizuoka, Japan Shizuoka-kita High School ATLAS Z Uchino Nakamura  
Spearfish SD, USA Black Hills State University CMS WZH Keeter    
St. Louis MO, USA Parkway South High School CMS WZH Karmgard Morrison  
Stillwater OK, USA Oklahoma State University ATLAS Z Rizatdinova Haley  
Sydney, Australia University of Sydney ATLAS Z Saavedra    
Syracuse NY, USA Syracuse University LHCb     w/CERN
Tallahasee FL, USA Florida State University CMS WZH Wahl LaMee  
Taos NM, USA Taos High School ATLAS Z Chavez Wadness  
Upton NY, USA Brookhaven National Laboratory ATLAS Z Takai   w/CERN
Vancouver BC, Canada Simon Fraser University ATLAS Z O'Niel   w/TRIUMF
Vancouver BC, Canada University of British Columbia ATLAS Z Gay   w/TRIUMF
Victoria BC, Canada University of Victoria ATLAS Z Lefebvre   w/TRIUMF
Warsaw, Poland NCBJ CMS WZH Kazana    
West Lafayette IN, USA Purdue University CMS WZH Jones    
Williamsburg VA, USA College of William and Mary CMS WZH Erlich Fetsko  
Winamac IN, USA Winamac Community High School CMS WZH Wegner Karmgard  
Zürich, Switzerland Universität Zürich CMS WZH Bernet Straumann  


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