AAPT 2009 Summer Meeting
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
July 25-July 29
Held during each summer meeting of the AAPT.
Participants do not need to be AAPT members, nor do they need to be present to win.
Participants may ship their apparatus to the meeting if they are not able to attend the meeting.
Apparatus is either new in design or a modification of an existing design.
Apparatus is not commercially available.
The specifics of the apparatus have not been published.
Participants may enter a single apparatus in both categories provided that the criteria for both categories is met.
Categories and Prizes
2nd Prize $600 Up to six awards of3rd Prize $200 $100 each
Dates of Interest
July 26, Time TBA Apparatus set-up in Ann Arbor (other times by prior arrangement)
July 26, Time TBA Apparatus competition judging (closed to viewing)
July 27-July 29, Apparatus viewing by meeting attendees
Previous Competitions and Entries
2008 Competition (Edmonton, AB)
2007 Competition (Greensboro, NC)
2006 Competition (Syracuse, NY)
2005 Competition (Salt Lake City, UT)
2003 Competition (Madison, WI)
2001 Competition (Rochester, NY)
Entry Forms for 2009 Competition
Entry Form download (Word)
Apparatus Description From download (Word)