Target Student Computing Class 2016

Ruth Pordes (Fermilab)

Location Hornets’ Nest WH8X

Class 2  Lesson Plan:
Hour 1: Introduction to the MicroBooNe Detector for detecting Neutrinos and their properties, together with the VENU application for exploring the detector and data using Virtual Reality. 
and what stimluated  this

Hour 1 in parallel and Hour 2: Continuing to try to write small Python programs and go down the road to learn something about the programming language and use it (in groups). 

Hour 3: Review the pretest input and answers for I2U2.

(OpenCosmics - and )
Teaching Assistants: Nate Knauf. Thomas Hein
Exmple Python code to copy/learn
Glowscript code
Pretest for the teacher
    • 1:00 PM 2:00 PM
      Introduction, demo and Recap
      • 1:00 PM
        Python training part 2 45m
      • 1:00 PM
        Virtual Reality for a Fermilab Physics Experiment 45m
        Speakers: Dr Matthew Bass (University of Oxford), Dr Michael Kirby (FNAL)
    • 2:00 PM 3:00 PM
      Python learning and examples
      Example problem
      Helpful link about python 2.7 vs 3.5
      Problem solution
    • 3:00 PM 4:00 PM
      I2U2 Pretest and answers - the data