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Carl Wieman

Carl Wieman

Keynote Speaker: Physicist and Educationist at Stanford University and Recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physics

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Carl Wieman Biography

Carl Wieman received his B.S. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1973 and his Ph.D. from Stanford University in 1977. He was at the University of Colorado from 1984 to 2006 as a Distinguished Professor of Physics and Presidential Teaching Scholar. In January 2007, he joined the University of British Columbia as the Director of the Carl Wieman Science Education Initiative (CWSEI); he retains a 20% appointment at the University of Colorado, Boulder to head the science education initiative he founded. These collaborative initiatives are aimed at achieving departmental-wide sustainable change in undergraduate science education.

He has carried out research in a variety of areas of atomic physics and laser spectroscopy. His research has been recognized with numerous awards including the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2001. He has worked on a variety of research and innovations in teaching physics to a broad range of students, including the Physics Education Technology Project, (PhET) that creates educational online interactive simulations and studies their effectiveness. He also does research on student beliefs about physics and on problem-solving skills. He is a recipient of the National Science Foundation’s Distinguished Teaching Scholar Award in 2001, the Carnegie Foundation’s U.S. University Professor of the Year Award in 2004, and the American Association of Physics Teachers’ Oersted Medal in 2007. He is a member of the National Academy of Sciences and chairs the Academy Board on Science Education.

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Carl Wieman Videos

CoT&L Symposium 2019 | Keynote Speaker Carl Wieman | Low ...
Finding New Ways to Learn Science - Carl Wieman - YouTube
Carl Wieman: Taking a Scientific Approach to Science Education ...

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Carl Wieman is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics such as Education Policy & Reform, Teacher Motivation, Education, Physics, Technology and Science.

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Carl Wieman generally travels from Stanford, CA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances.

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Carl Wieman is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics including Education Policy & Reform, Teacher Motivation and Education. The estimated speaking fee range to book Carl Wieman for virtual events is $30,000 - $50,000. Please contact us for live event fees. Carl Wieman generally travels from Stanford, CA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Mitch Resnick, Tyler DeWitt and David J. Brenner. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Carl Wieman for an upcoming event.

Speaker profile last updated by AAE Talent Team on 02/07/2024.

Carl Wieman Videos

CoT&L Symposium 2019 | Keynote Speaker Carl Wieman | Low ...
Finding New Ways to Learn Science - Carl Wieman - YouTube
Carl Wieman: Taking a Scientific Approach to Science Education ...

Carl Wieman Reviews

  • Dr. Wieman was fantastic with everyone he interacted with! Loved it. The team was 100% professional and always responded in a timely manner. Liked working with you guys.
    University of South Florida - Feb 19 2019

  • We very much enjoyed Carl Wieman's address and appreciate your professionalism.
    Buena Vista University - Nov 15 2017

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