Gulf Coast Campus (Rice University - Houston, Texas)

(+) General Information

The 2018 qbSS will take place from June 11-25, 2018 at Rice University, Houston, Texas, USA. The daily schedule of the qbSS will be as follows:

  • 08:30-09:30 General Seminar
  • 09:30-10:45 Coffee Break and Panel Discussion
  • 11:00-12:15 Student Talks
  • 12:15-14:00 Lunch
  • 14:00-15:00 General Chalk Talk
  • 15:00-17:30 Breakout Sessions or Project time
  • 18:00-20:00 Dinner, Social, or Poster Session
  • 20:00-22:00 Project Time or Special Evening Sessions
  • Weekend Activities: See below.

Please look here for a draft of the Detailed Schedule, qbSS18.

Southwest Campus

(University of New Mexico - Albuquerque, New Mexico)

(+) General Information

The 2018 qbSS will take place from June 10-25, 2018 at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. 

Reception

An evening reception is scheduled for 18:00-20:00 Sunday, June 10, 201y. Please try your best to attend this event, which will include orientation. The event will take place at the University of New Mexico University Club.

Weekdays

Unless otherwise noted in the detailed schedule below, the program each weekday will consist of two lectures in the morning, two student talks and two computer labs in the afternoon, and project team work in the evening. A typical schedule will be as follows:

  • 07:00-08:30 -- Breakfast
  • 08:30-10:15 -- Lecture 1 (organized into two 45-minute parts)
  • 10:15-10:30 -- Coffee Break
  • 10:30-12:15 -- Lecture 2 (organized into two 45-minute parts)
  • 12:15-13:15 -- Lunch
  • 13:15-14:15 -- Student Talks (up to three talks per day, 20 minutes each)
  • 14:15-15:30 -- Computer Lab 1
  • 15:30-15:45 -- Break
  • 15:45-17:00 -- Computer Lab 2
  • 17:00-18:30 -- Dinner
  • 18:30-20:30 -- Project Team Work

Weekends

  • June 16 and 17
  • June 23 and 24
(+) Week 1

Sunday, June 10

14:00- Check-in

Casas del Rio (on the campus of University of New Mexico at 420 Redondo E Dr NE, Albuquerque)
24/7 front desk service on the first floor of Building 2 (Jemez)

18:00-20:00 Reception

Faculty and Staff Club (on the campus of University of New Mexico at 1923 Las Lomas Rd NE, Albuquerque)

Monday, June 11

07:00-08:30 Breakfast

La Posada Dining Hall

08:30-10:15 Lecture 1

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break

10:30-12:15 Lecture 2

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

12:15-13:15 Lunch

Student Union Building, Dining Area, Level 2

13:15-14:15 Student Talks

13:15-13:45 Student Talk 1

13:45-14:15 Student Talk 2

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B

14:15-17:00 Labs

14:15-15:30 Computer Lab 1

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

15:30-15:45 Break

15:45-17:00 Computer Lab 2

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

17:00-18:30 Dinner

La Posada Dining Hall

18:30-20:30 Project Team Work

Common rooms and study/meeting rooms in Casas del Rio

Tuesday, June 12

07:00-08:30 Breakfast

La Posada Dining Hall

08:30-10:15 Lecture 3

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break

10:30-12:15 Lecture 4

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

12:15-13:15 Lunch

Student Union Building, Dining Area, Level 2

13:15-14:15 Student Talks

13:15-13:45 Student Talk 3

13:45-14:15 Student Talk 4

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B

14:15-17:00 Labs

14:15-15:30 Computer Lab 3

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

15:30-15:45 Break

15:45-17:00 Computer Lab 4

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

17:00-19:00 Hands on Workshops

Location: Cancer Research Facility CRF 207 and Physics
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

17:00-18:30 Dinner

La Posada Dining Hall

18:30-20:30 Project Team Work

Common rooms and study/meeting rooms in Casas del Rio

Wednesday, June 13

07:00-08:30 Breakfast

La Posada Dining Hall

08:30-10:15 Lecture 5

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break

10:30-12:15 Lecture 6

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

12:15-13:15 Lunch

Student Union Building, Dining Area, Level 2

13:15-14:15 Student Talks

13:15-13:45 Student Talk 5

13:45-14:15 Student Talk 6

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B

14:15-17:00 Labs

14:15-15:30 Computer Lab 5

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

15:30-15:45 Break

15:45-17:00 Computer Lab 6

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

17:00-18:30 Dinner

La Posada Dining Hall

18:30-20:30 Project Team Work

Common rooms and study/meeting rooms in Casas del Rio

Thursday, June 14

07:00-08:30 Breakfast

La Posada Dining Hall

08:30-10:15 Lecture 7

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break

10:30-12:15 Lecture 8

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

12:15-13:15 Lunch

Student Union Building, Dining Area, Level 2

13:15-14:15 Student Talks

13:15-13:45 Student Talk 7

13:45-14:15 Student Talk 8

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B

14:15-17:00 Labs

14:15-15:30 Computer Lab 7

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

15:30-15:45 Break

15:45-17:00 Computer Lab 8

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

17:00-19:00 Hands on Workshops

Location: Cancer Research Facility CRF 207 and Physics
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

17:00-18:30 Dinner

La Posada Dining Hall

18:30-20:30 Project Team Work

Common rooms and study/meeting rooms in Casas del Rio

Friday, June 15

07:00-08:30 Breakfast

La Posada Dining Hall

08:30-10:15 Lecture 9

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break

10:30-12:15 Lecture 10

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

12:15-13:15 Lunch

Student Union Building, Dining Area, Level 2

13:15-14:15 Student Talks

13:15-13:45 Student Talk 9

13:45-14:15 Student Talk 10

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B

14:15-17:00 Labs

14:15-15:30 Computer Lab 9

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

15:30-15:45 Break

15:45-17:00 Computer Lab 10

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

17:00-18:30 Dinner

La Posada Dining Hall

18:30-20:30 Project Team Work

Common rooms and study/meeting rooms in Casas del Rio

Saturday, June 16

Free time

(+) Week 2

Sunday, June 17

Free time

Monday, June 18

07:00-08:30 Breakfast

La Posada Dining Hall

08:30-10:15 Lecture 11

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break

10:30-12:15 Lecture 2

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

12:15-13:15 Lunch

Student Union Building, Dining Area, Level 2

13:15-14:15 Student Talks

13:15-13:45 Student Talk 11

13:45-14:15 Student Talk 12

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B

14:15-17:00 Labs

14:15-15:30 Computer Lab 11

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

15:30-15:45 Break

15:45-17:00 Computer Lab 12

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

17:00-18:30 Dinner

La Posada Dining Hall

18:30-20:30 Project Team Work

Common rooms and study/meeting rooms in Casas del Rio

Tuesday, June 19

07:00-08:30 Breakfast

La Posada Dining Hall

08:30-10:15 Lecture 13

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break

10:30-12:15 Lecture 14

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

12:15-13:15 Lunch

Student Union Building, Dining Area, Level 2

13:15-14:15 Student Talks

13:15-13:45 Student Talk 13

13:45-14:15 Student Talk 14

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B

14:15-17:00 Labs

14:15-15:30 Computer Lab 13

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

15:30-15:45 Break

15:45-17:00 Computer Lab 14

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

17:00-18:30 Dinner

La Posada Dining Hall

18:30-20:30 Project Team Work

Common rooms and study/meeting rooms in Casas del Rio

Wednesday, June 20

07:00-08:30 Breakfast

La Posada Dining Hall

08:30-10:15 Lecture 15

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break

10:30-12:15 Lecture 16

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

12:15-13:15 Lunch

Student Union Building, Dining Area, Level 2

13:15-14:15 Student Talks

13:15-13:45 Student Talk 15

13:45-14:15 Student Talk 16

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B

14:15-17:00 Labs

14:15-15:30 Computer Lab 15

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

15:30-15:45 Break

15:45-17:00 Computer Lab 16

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

17:00-18:30 Dinner

La Posada Dining Hall

18:30-20:30 Project Team Work

Common rooms and study/meeting rooms in Casas del Rio

Thursday, June 21

07:00-08:30 Breakfast

La Posada Dining Hall

08:30-10:15 Lecture 17

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break

10:30-12:15 Lecture 18

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

12:15-13:15 Lunch

Student Union Building, Dining Area, Level 2

13:15-14:15 Student Talks

13:15-13:45 Student Talk 17

13:45-14:15 Student Talk 18

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B

14:15-17:00 Labs

14:15-15:30 Computer Lab 17

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

15:30-15:45 Break

15:45-17:00 Computer Lab 18

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

 

17:00-18:30 Dinner

La Posada Dining Hall

18:30-20:30 Project Team Work

Common rooms and study/meeting rooms in Casas del Rio

Friday, June 22

07:00-08:30 Breakfast

La Posada Dining Hall

08:30-10:15 Lecture 19

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break

10:30-12:15 Lecture 20

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

12:15-13:15 Lunch

Student Union Building, Dining Area, Level 2

13:15-14:15 Student Talks

13:15-13:45 Student Talk 19

13:45-14:15 Student Talk 20

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B

14:15-17:00 Labs

14:15-15:30 Computer Lab 19

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

15:30-15:45 Break

15:45-17:00 Computer Lab 20

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

17:00-18:30 Dinner

La Posada Dining Hall

18:30-20:30 Project Team Work

Common rooms and study/meeting rooms in Casas del Rio

Saturday, June 23

Free time

(+) Week 3

Sunday, June 27

Free time

Monday, June 28

07:00-08:30 Breakfast

La Posada Dining Hall

08:30-10:15 Lecture 21

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break

10:30-12:15 Lecture 22

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

12:15-13:15 Lunch

Student Union Building, Dining Area, Level 2

13:15-14:15 Student Talks

13:15-13:45 Student Talk 21

13:45-14:15 Student Talk 22

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B

14:15-17:00 Labs

14:15-15:30 Computer Lab 21

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

15:30-15:45 Break

15:45-17:00 Computer Lab 22

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B
Lecturer: TBA
Title and Abstract: TBA

17:00-18:30 Dinner

La Posada Dining Hall

18:30-20:30 Project Team Work

Common rooms and study/meeting rooms in Casas del Rio

Tuesday, June 29

07:00-08:30 Breakfast

La Posada Dining Hall

08:30-12:15 Student Symposium

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break

12:15-13:15 Lunch

Student Union Building, Dining Area, Level 2

13:15-14:15 Student Symposium (continued)

Location: Student Union Building Acoma A and B

15:30-15:45 Break

16:30-17:00 Farewell and Group Picture

17:00-18:30 Dinner

La Posada Dining Hall

Wednesday, June 30

07:00-08:30 Breakfast

La Posada Dining Hall

Check out by 09:00 at front desk Building 2 (Jemez)

Casas del Rio