University of Maryland

Department of Physics

presents

The Physics Olympics
at the University of Maryland

Professor John Layman, founder of the University of Maryland Physics Olympics

The University of Maryland Physics Olympics, founded in 1979, is held annually in the month of April at the University of Maryland Physics Department. Teams from high schools in Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia compete in eight events to determine the championship school.

The Spring 2009 University of Maryland Physics Olympics will be held on Saturday, April 18, 2009.

Application form may be returned by e-mail or printed out and returned by U.S. mail.

The 2009 Physics Olympics Rules are now posted

Judges

are asked to meet 30 minutes before the event start time

to review judging procedures

Students

are asked to remind their teacher/judges to meet

30 minutes before the start time

For information regarding participation, please contact Luci Jones by e-mail at luci@umd.edu or by phone at (301) 405-7935.

Index of Physics Olympics Documents

To obtain further information, application forms or rules books, please contact Luci Jones by e-mail at luci@umd.edu or by phone at (301) 405-7935.


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For comments or constructive criticism of this document
please e-mail Dr. Richard Berg, reberg@physics.umd.edu,
or send comments by phone or to the mailing address on the home page.