High School Teachers



VISITING CERN                          HST


Some of our favourite experiments

Peter Dunne - UK

3 Quick Experiments

  • Measuring magnetic fields by comparison
  • A quick and memorable demonstration of the Lorentz force
  • Modeling the X ray diffraction pattern of DNA using a lightbulb filament


Katarzyna Werel - Poland

Motion graphs with a graphical calculator and motion sensor


Jules Hoult - UK 

Planck's constant using LEDs
An easy demonstration of the parabolic nature of projectile motion
Young's slits experiment in a drainpipe


Janos Kosztyu - Hungary

Sliding friction and projectile motion

CERN and High School Teachers Programme at CERN

Last modified: 28 June 2002