Professor Martin Perl
Nobel Laureate in Physics, 1995
will be addressing the Vancouver Institute on March 14 at 8:15 p.m. in Lecture Hall No. 2 in the Woodward Instructional Resources Centre, University of British Columbia.
WHAT EINSTEIN COULDN'T HAVE KNOWN:
VERY SMALL PARTICLES AT VERY HIGH DENSITIES
This talk falls on Einstein's 117th birthday. It is fitting that we celebrate the occasion with an eminent, engaging speaker who is a Nobel Laureate involved in the search to find what lies at the heart of matter. Professor Perl won his Nobel Prize for his discovery of the tauon, a very massive relative of the electron. It was a key piece for our present understanding of the basic building blocks of nature.
Spring Program 1998
Jan 31, Feb 7, Feb 14, Feb 28, Mar 7, Mar 14, Mar 21, Mar 28, Apr 4.
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