2016 Physics Block Party
LSU-Physics IQ Test (run as a 3-Strikes-You're-Out)1st place: Professor Ravi Rau (Selecting an Issac Newton "action figure")
2nd place: Juhan Frank (Selecting an Albert Einstein action figure)
3rd place: Graduate student Siddhartha Das (winning a Mr. Spock action figure)
4th place: Tied by graduate students Zhichao Xue and Sahil Saini
Ping Pong Tournament1st →Undergraduates Chris Abadie and Derek Walker
2nd → Professors Lai Chan and Hwang Lee
The Chess Tournament was going to be decided by a 3-game match between Kesley Ebbs and (current department Champion) David Kekejian. Only one game has yet been played, with Kekejian winning a close game.
Acceleration DuelsThe grand championship of the Minimum Acceleration duels did not happen, because we ran out of ice cream cones.