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<b>Physics Olympiad at U-M</b>

Saturday, May 7, 2011
12:00 AM
Central Campus, University of Michigan (Randall Laboratory, Dennison Building and outside venues)

The Department of Physics will host its tenth annual Physics Olympiad. Any public or private high school is invited to participate. Click here for registration. Hurry to register – limited space for a few teams is still available!

Olympiad events include: Laser Maze, Catapult Challenge, Pasta Engineers (Pasta bridge construction), Light Wheels (Solar car racing), ROG Ramble (model airplane event), Electro-Launcher and Physics Bowl. Team size is flexible and ranges from 4 to 14 students.  Teams may choose to participate in only a few events or in all of them.  Each team requires one lead teacher. Large teams must be accompanied by at least one additional adult.  Hurry to register – limited space for a few teams is still available.

SPONSORS: National Science Foundation FOCUS Center. We are looking for additional support by corporate and private sponsors.