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Simons Foundations Event
Professor Stephon Alexander will be discussing “What Can Scientists Learn From Artists?” presented by the Simons Foundation. Please see the link below for event details.
Date: Friday, November 6th
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 pm (EST)
The Ohio State University, College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Physics Event — 58th Annual Alpheus W. Smith Lecture
Featuring Professor Sylvester James Gates, Jr., who will be giving the 58th Annual Alpheus W. Smith Lecture.
Date: Tuesday, October 20th
Time: 8:00 pm (EST)
Title: ‘How Thinking Like A Geneticist Helped Me Solve A 25 Year-Old Einstein-Type Problem In String Theory’
Simons Foundation Event — Center for Computational Astrophysics Colloquium
Featuring Professor Stephon Alexander
Title: “The Story of a Halo: Chern-Simons Theory, Cosmic Inflation and Dark Genesis”
Location: Online via Zoom (Colloquium Zoom)
Date: Friday, September 25th 2020
Time: 3:30 pm (EST)
Bipartisan Commission on Biodefense — The Biological Event Horizon: No Return or Total Resilience
Included Event Speaker, Associate Professor Sohini Ramachandran.
Event & Video Link: https://biodefensecommission.org/events
Note: This event was recorded on September 17, 2020 and premiered on September 24, 2020.
Upcoming Event presented by the University of Oxford — The Greatest Physics Discoveries of the 20th Century
A Nobel Laureate panel will discuss their choices for “The Greatest Physics Discovery of the 20th Century”.
Professor Sylvester J. Gates, Jr. will be one of the featured discussants. Please click the link below for further details.
Location: Online via Zoom
Date: Friday, July 31st 2020
Time: 5:00 – 7:00 PM BST (12 – 2 PM EST)
RSVP: FREE to attend by Zoom but registration required.
Book your place here.
APS Physics Panel Event — “From Passion to Action: Levers & Tools for Making Physics Inclusive & Equitable” featuring Professor Stephon Alexander, Professor Sylvester J. Gates, Jr. and Farrah Simpson (Graduate Student): https://www.aps.org/programs.
STEMJazz Talk — Professor Sylvester J. Gates, Jr. discusses “The Fundamental Structures of Reality”. Find out more about Professor Gates’s research on this topic at: https://arxiv.org/abs/1907.05829.
Assistant Professor Brandon Ogbunu coordinates event hosted by the Brown Graduate School, Careers Beyond Academia: ‘Building STEM Capacity at Scale Through the EPSCOR Program’ featuring Chinonye Nnakwe Whitley from the National Science Foundation: https:/BrownGraduateSchool/Event.
Professor Christopher Rose hosts Thinking Out Loud featuring Professor Kristala Prather (MIT) — Part of the Presidential Colloquium Series: thinkingoutloud_kristala-prather.