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2012 Apparatus Competition Winners

Winners were announced at the 2012 Summer Meeting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

2012 Apparatus Competition Booklet

1st Place ($1,000)

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"Faraday Rotation Apparatus for Lecture Demonstration"

Dale Stille and Michael Flatté
University of Iowa

2nd Place and Low Cost Award($600 + $100)

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"Ammeter Protection Circuit"

Dan Beeker
Indiana University

3rd Place ($200)

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"Apparatus for Quantitative Measurement of Heat Flow in Two Dimensions"

Eric Ayars, Daniel Lund, and Lawrence Lechuga
California State University

Additional Low Cost Award Winners ($100 each)

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"Open Source Physics Laboratory Data Acquisition System"

Zengqiang Liu
St. Cloud State University

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Elliot Mylott, Sabrina Hoffman, and Ralf Widenhorn
Portland State University

"Optical Siren"

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Marc "Zeke" Kossover
The Jewish Community High School of the Bay

 

 

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Marc "Zeke" Kossover
The Jewish Community High School of the Bay