PROGRAM

Thursday 10 June; Leiden, Tom Witten 'Thin sheets and sandpiles: subtle self-organization in prosaic places'

Date:

 

Location: De Sitterzaal, Oortgebouw

Time: 13.45-15.30 hours

Professor Witten will give three lectures on Thursday afternoons 27 May, 3 June, 17 June 2010:

Lecture 1: ' Singular structure in thin sheets I'

Lecture 2: ' Singular structure in thin sheets II'

Lecture 3: 'Forces in marginally-connected solids'

Summary of each lecture.

Each year an eminent theoretical physicist holds the Lorentz Chair. The 2010 Lorentz professor is Dr. Thomas Witten, from the University of Chicago.

Workshops

29 March 2011 - 1 January 2021

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