APS March 2017 Press Conferences

March 13, 2017

1. Friction as Fracture and the Inverse Mpemba Effect
2. Improving Density Functional Theory and Designing Better Quantum Computing Processors
3. Brain Implants to Ease Drug-Resistant Epilepsy
4. Making Qubits

March 14, 2017

1. The Quest for Metallic Hydrogen
2. Medical Materials
3. Physics of Art: 20 Years of History and Motorcycles

March 15, 2017

1. The Terawatt Challenge and Transforming the Modern Electricity System
2. From Outreach Videos to Counterstorytelling: Gender and Diversity in Physics
3. Guiding Plasmons with Ultrafast Resolution and Real Time Video
4. Mapping Human Systems
5. Robots!

March 16, 2017

1. Forensic Physics: Understanding Blood Backspatter
2. Physics of the Heart
3. Physics of Art: Muons, the Florence Cathedral, Old Ink, and Mummies
4. Hofstadter’s Butterfly turns 40