Canadian Particle Astrophysics Research Centre

Canadian Astroparticle Physics Summer School 2018

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Schedule

The exact details of this schedule may change before CAPSS 2018 due to unforeseen circumstances. A more detailed schedule for the summer school will be sent to all successful applicants before the school starts. If you have any questions, you can contact us at summerschool@cparc.ca.

Sunday, May 13 2018

2:00pm-5:00pm: Arrival of Students and Registration
5:00pm-6:30pm: Tour of Campus
6:30pm-8:30pm: Dinner

Monday, May 14 2018

7:30am-8:30am: Breakfast (provided)
9:00am-12:00pm: Astrophysics and Cosmology of Dark Matter, Lectures
12:00pm-1:00pm: Lunch (provided)
1:00pm-5.00pm: Astrophysics and Cosmology of Dark Matter, Computer Labs
Evening: Dinner and Free Time

Tuesday, May 15 2018

7:30am-8:30am: Breakfast (provided)
9:00am-12:00pm: The Basics of Dark Matter Direct Detection, Lectures
12:00pm-1:00pm: Lunch (provided)
1:00pm-5.00pm: Applications of Dark Matter Direct Detection, Experimental Labs
7:00pm-9:30pm: Banquet Dinner (provided)

Wednesday, May 16 2018

7:30am-8:30am: Breakfast (provided)
9:00am-12:00pm: Neutrinos, Lectures
12:00pm-1:00pm: Lunch (provided)
1:00pm-4.00pm: Neutrinos, Experimental Labs
5:00pm-12:00pm: Travel to Sudbury

Thursday, May 17 2018

8:00am-9:00am: Breakfast and Drive to SNOLAB
9:00am-12:00pm: SNO Masterclass
12:00pm-1:00pm: Lunch
1:00pm-4.00pm: SNO Masterclass
6:00pm-10:00pm: Free Time in Sudbury

Friday, May 18 2018

7:00am-8:00am: Breakfast and Drive to SNOLAB
8:00am-2:00pm: SNOLAB Underground Tour (lunch underground)
6:00pm-9:00pm: Closing Reception

Saturday, May 19 2018

9:00am: Departure from Sudbury
1:00pm: Estimated Arrival in Toronto (dropoff)
4:00pm: Estimated Arrival in Kingston (final dropoff)