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Programme of the congress

We kindly inform that the presented program is preliminary and may be subject to change.
All lectures will be in Polish.

April 24 (Warsaw University of Technology)
11:00 – 13:00 Opening Ceremony of the Congress
Chairperson: prof. Leszek Sirko
Physics Hall
11:00 – 11:45 Welcome speeches
11:45 – 12:45 Centrury of the Polish Physical Society
prof. dr hab. Andrzej Kajetan Wróblewski
12:45 – 13:00 Unveiling of the plaque commemorating the establishment of PPS
on April 11, 1920 in the Physics Building of the Warsaw University of Technology
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Main Hall
14:00 – 17:00 Lectures by physicists from five cities
whose delegates attended the PPS Founding Congress in 1920
Chairperson: prof. Katarzyna Chałasińska-Macukow
Physics Hall
14:00 – 14:30 PPS in Warsaw
Jerzy E. Garbarczyk (Warsaw Univeristy of Technology)
14:30 – 15:00 PTF in Vilnius and Torun
Józef Szudy (Nicolaus Copenicus Univeristy in Torun)
15:00 – 15:30 PTF in Lviv and Wroclaw
Adam Kiejna (Univeristy of Wroclaw)
15:30 – 16:00 Cofee break
14:00 – 17:00 Lectures by physicists from five cities
whose delegates attended the PPS Founding Congress in 1920
Chairperson: prof. Reinhard Kulessa
Physics Hall
16:00 – 16:30 PTF in Cracow
Wojciech Gawlik (Jagellonian University)
16:30 – 17:00 PTF in Poznan
Henryk Drozdowski (Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan)
18:00 – 19:00 Concerto of Vadim Brodsky Small Hall
19:00 – 21:00 Gala dinner Main Hall
April 25 (Building of the Faculty of Physics, University of Warsaw)
9:00 – 11:30 Physics in Poland - where we are?
Chairperson: prof. Wiesław Kamiński
Auditorium
9:00 – 9:30 [Gravitational waves]
Tomasz Bulik (Univeristy of Warsaw)
9:30 – 10:00 [Clocks, quick measurements and dark matter]
Roman Ciuryło (Nicolaus Copenicus Univeristy in Torun)
10:00 – 10:30 [Neutrino oscillations]
Jan Sobczyk (University of Wroclaw)
10:30 – 11:00 Higgs particle - the end of a story and what next?
Stefan Pokorski (Univeristy of Warsaw)
11:00 – 11:30 Exotic nuclei and two-proton radioactivity
Marek Pfützner (Univeristy of Warsaw)
11:30 – 12:00 Cofee break Open space
12:00 – 14:00 Physics in Poland - where we are?
Chairperson: prof. Maciej Kolwas
Auditorium
12:00 – 12:30 From semimagnetic semiconductors to spintronics and topological matter
Tomasz Dietl (International Center for Interfacing Magnetism and Superconductivity with Topological Matter MagTop,
Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw; Advanced Institute for Materials Research (WPI-AIMR),
Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
12:30 – 13:00 Nanotechnologies, photonics and alternative energy sources
Maria Kamińska (University of Warsaw)
13:00 – 13:30 [Quantum computing]
Ryszard Horodecki (University of Gdansk)
13:30 – 14:00 Physics for politicians
Janusz Hołyst (Warsaw Univeristy of Technology)
14:00 – 15:00 Lunch Open space
15:00 – 17:00 Physics in Poland - where we are?
Chairperson: prof. Henryk Szymczak
Auditorium
15:00 – 15:30 [From basic research to cancer vaccines and gene therapies]
Joanna Kowalska (University of Warsaw)
15:30 – 16:00 Solaris - X-rays for physics, chemistry, biology and medicine
Marek Stankiewicz (Jagiellonian University)
16:00 – 16:30 Hadronotherapy - from physics to medicine
Paweł Olko (Institute of Nuclear Physics PAS)
16:30 – 17:00 Positronium in physics, biology and medicine
Paweł Moskal (Jagiellonian University in Kraków)
17:00 – 18:30 Poster session "100 posters for century" Open space
18:30 – 19:00 Opening of the installation commemorating prof. Jan Czochralski Banacha street entrance
19:00 – 21:00 Banquet with official elements Open space
April 25 (Building of the Faculty of Physics, University of Warsaw)
9:00 – 10:30 Century of teaching physics in Poland
Chairperson: dr Dagmara Sokołowska
Auditorium
9:00 – 9:15 Opening a session
9:15 – 10:00 100 years of physics teacher education in Poland
Wojciech Nawrocik (Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan)
10:00 – 10:30 Physical experiment in teaching physics - past and present
Jerzy Jarosz (University of Silesia in Katowice)
10:30 – 11:00 Cofee break Open space
11:00 – 13:00 Century of teaching physics in Poland
Chairperson: dr Tomasz Greczyło
Auditorium
11:00 – 11:40 Spectacular physical shows over 100 years
Krzysztof Karpierz (University of Warsaw)
11:40 – 12:00 Modern technologies in physical demonstrations
Bożena Zgardzińska, Zbigniew Surowiec (Maria Curie-Skłodowska University in Lublin)
12:00 – 13:00 Experiment at the school of the 21st century
Maria Dobkowska, Mirosław Łoś
13:00 – 14:00 Poster session, students and young physicists shows, didactic bazaar Open space
14:30 – 15:00 Lunch Open space
(simultaneously throughout the day)
Visiting laboratories
Faculty of Physics, University of Warsaw
Faculty of Physics, Warsaw University of Technology
Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Science
Warsaw tours
Copernicus Science Centre
Museum of Warsaw Uprising
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Warsaw University of Technology:

Physica Hall
Physics Building of WUT
Koszykowa 75

Main Hall
Main Building of WUT
pl. Politechniki 1

Small Hall
Main Building of WUT
pl. Politechniki 1

University of Warsaw, Faculty of Physics:

Auditorium
Faculty of Physics UW
Pasteura 5

Open space
Faculty of Physics UW
Pasteura 5

Banacha street entrance
Faculty of Physics UW
ul. Pasteura 5