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Science Afternoons Topic Areas - Physics

Greg Cooksey


From Invention to Marketplace

NIST scientists:

  • Gregory Cooksey
  • Javier Atencia
  • Drew Hirshfeld



Scanning Electron Microscopy

Scanning Electron Microscopy

NIST scientists:

  • Andras Vladar
  • Brad Damazo
  • Mike Postek
  • Prem Kavuri
  • Bin Ming
  • Kate Klein


Focus on Color and Perception Maritoni Litorja 

NIST scientist:

  • Maritoni Litorja






Solar Energy with Teachers

Focus on Solar Energy

NIST scientists:

  • William Healey
  • Tania Ullah
  • Brian Dougherty



Properties of Light

NIST scientist:

  • John Lesoine
 Properties of Light, Scattering Demo

Focus on Infrared Energy

NIST scientist:

  • Joe Rice

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 Participants in a NIST Science Afternoon use a slinky to illustrate infrared light waves