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December 2003 (Volume 12, Number 11)

Program Committee Prepares for March Meeting

In October the program committee gathered at APS headquarters in College Park to organize the sessions for the March Meeting in Montréal. It’s a big meeting, and it’s a big committee. Shown here, left to right, are: John Bechhoefer (front), Dan Fleetwood (rear), Zhixun Shen, Denis McWhan, Laurie McNeil, Denis Rousseau, Moses Chan, Charles Clark, Allen Goldman, Sid Nagel, Art Ramirez (rear), Andrea Liu (front, with baby), Don Gubser, Barry Schneider, Paul McEuen, Sue Coppersmith (front), Steve Girvin (rear), Eva Andrei, Peter Schiffer, Mark Robbins, Ray Goldstein, and Nitash Balsara. Not shown: John Wilkins

Program Committee

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December 2003 (Volume 12, Number 11)

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Articles in this Issue
APS March Meeting Heads North to Montréal
APS Honors Two Undergrads with Apker Award
California Physics Departments Face More Budget Cuts in an Uncertain Future
AMS, Biomedical Applications Highlight 2003 DNP Meeting
Fusion Tops DOE Facilities List
Entire APS Journal Collection Licensed by Los Alamos "Library Without Walls"
GAO Says Current Missile Defense Plan Is Risky
Homeland Security Programs Need Best Scientific Talent, Says DHS Undersecretary
Meeting Briefs
APS Members Capture Array of Honors
APS-Led Teacher Preparation Program Adds Another Participating School
Chicago Area Fellows Convene
Program Committee Prepares for March Meeting
The Back Page
This Month in Physics History
Inside the Beltway: A Washington Analysis
Zero Gravity: The Lighter Side of Science