Soap Box Series

Spring 2017 - February 28, March 7 and 14

Join us for one or all three salon-style Soap Box Series events held 6-7:30 pm at the MIT Museum. Meet new people and learn about current research in the field.

Quantum Quandaries and other Heavy Matters

February 28, March 7 and 14
Moderator: David Kaiser, Professor of the History of Science, Professor of Physics, MIT

Look at some of the stranger and more mysterious aspects of the physical universe, and add your voice to the discussion.
 

February 28

Quantum Computers and Philosophy of Science
Paola Cappellaro, Associate Professor of Nuclear Science and Engineering, MIT and Brad Skow, Associate Professor of Philosophy, MIT
Eventbrite - Quantum Quandaries and Other Heavy Matters

March 7

Higgs Boson and Neutrinos 
Markus Klute, Associate Professor of Physics, MIT and Janet Conrad, Professor of Physics, MIT
Eventbrite - Quantum Quandaries and Other Heavy Matters

March 14

Gravity Waves and Dark Matter
Lisa Barsotti, Principle Research Scientist, LIGO Laboratory, MIT and Tracy Slatyer, Assistant Professor of Physics, MIT
Eventbrite - Quantum Quandaries and Other Heavy Matters

 

Free admission. Light refreshments will be served.

Pre-registration requested.