NSF Distinguished Lecture Series in Mathematical and Physical Sciences for 2019-20

Please join us for these exciting lectures at the forefront of their fields (DETAILS BELOW)

September 23, 2019 1:15 PM  to 
September 23, 2019 2:15 PM
Room E3410, NSF Headquarters, Alexandria, VA

December 19, 2019 2:00 PM  to 
December 19, 2019 3:00 PM
Room E3410, NSF Headquarters, Alexandria, VA

January 13, 2020 2:00 PM  to 
January 13, 2020 3:00 PM
Room E2020, NSF Headquarters, Alexandria, VA

February 13, 2020 2:00 PM  to 
February 13, 2020 3:00 PM
Room E3410, NSF Headquarters, Alexandria, VA

March 23, 2020 2:00 PM  to 
March 23, 2020 3:00 PM
Room E3410, NSF Headquarters, Alexandria, VA

May 4, 2020 2:00 PM  to 
May 4, 2020 3:00 PM
Room E3410, NSF Headquarters, Alexandria, VA

June 11, 2020 2:00 PM  to 
June 11, 2020 3:00 PM
Room E3410, NSF Headquarters, Alexandria, VA

  

September 23, 2019,  1:15 p.m.,  Room E3410
"From the Sun’s Atmosphere to the Galactic Edge: Exploring Exotic Plasmas"
Prof. Gary Zank  (University of Alabama)

December 19, 2019,  2:00 p.m.,  Room E3410
"Inverse Design for Self Assembly: Patchy Particles, Machine Learning, and the Truth about Entropy"
Prof. Sharon Glotzer  (University of Michigan) 

January 13, 2020,  2:00 p.m.,  Room E2020
"On the Mathematical Theory of Graphene and Its Artificial Analogues"
Prof. Michael Weinstein  (Columbia University)

February 13, 2020,  2:00 p.m.,  Room E3410
"Interferometry in a Strong Light: Making Non-classical States of Light with Moving Mirrors"
Prof. Cindy Regal  (JILA and University of Colorado Boulder)

March 23, 2020,  2:00 p.m.,  Room E3410
"Testing General Relativity with the First Black Hole Pictures"
Prof. Dimitrios Psaltis  (University of Arizona)

May 4, 2020,  2:00 p.m.,  Room E3410
"Exploring Environmental Interfaces"
Prof. Vickie Grassian  (University of California San Diego) 

 

These lectures will be held at the National Science Foundation, 2415 Eisenhower Ave., Alexandria, VA 22314.  Advance sign-up requests are required for preparation of visitor passes by emailing the contact below.  Guidelines for visiting NSF are at https://www.nsf.gov/about/visit/

 

 

Meeting Type
Lecture

Contacts
Andrew J. Lovinger, (703) 292-4933, email: alovinge@nsf.gov

NSF Related Organizations
Division of Materials Research