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Girls in Physics

May 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

free

Middle school students will learn the fundamentals of quantum mechanics in an engaging, fun format.   Quantum computing is the future. Predicted to revolutionize industries ranging from healthcare to finances to AI, companies are racing to incorporate quantum technology.

This event is presented in partnership with the Maryland STEM Festival and Young Women in Bio (YWIB) and will be taught by high school students from Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology. It is recommended for students in grades 6 – 8.   There will be

  • An interactive presentation with YouTube clips, simple problems, matching, and more!
  • Chance to play original quantum computing games to give students a taste of the real thing!

Registration is required.

Details

Date:
May 21
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
free
Events Category:
Website:
https://mcpl.libnet.info/event/6549734

Organizer

Maryland STEM Festival
Phone:
4106271074
Email:
mdstemfest@gmail.com
Website:
https://marylandstemfestival.org/

Venue

Wheaton Library
11701 George Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20902 United States
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Phone:
240-777-0678
Website:
https://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/library/branches/wheaton.html