quarknet

QuarkNet is an educational program sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Department of Energy (DOE) whose aim is to support scienceĀ education in schools by establishing a nationwide network of science teachers. It provides opportunities for teachers to learn firsthand about cutting-edge physics research at universities and establish mentoring relationships with physicists at universities and national laboratories.

Find more details about the QuarkNet program here:

Mentors

  • Dr. Daniel Karmgard, Research Assistant Professor
  • Dr. Mitchell Wayne, Professor of Physics

Educational Outreach Staff

  • Kenneth Cecire, National QuarkNet Staff
  • Dr. Tom Loughran, Professional Specialist
  • Anne Zakas, QuarkNet Administrator

Technical Staff

  • Joel Griffith, Software Specialist
  • Mike McKenna, HEP Lab Manager
  • Jeff Marchant, Research Technician
  • Dan Ruggiero, HEP Lab Manager
  • Mark Vigneault, HEP Technician

Contact Information

QuarkNet Center at Notre Dame
929 N Eddy St
South Bend, IN 46617

Phone: 574.631.2789
Fax: 574.631.3977
email: quarknet@nd.edu

This project is supported, in part, by the National Science Foundation, the U.S. Department of Energy and the University of Notre Dame. Opinions expressed are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the NSF, DOE or University.