Thursday 17 June; Leiden, Tom Witten 'Thin sheets and sandpiles: subtle self-organization in prosaic places'



Location: De Sitterzaal, room 032, Oort Building

Time: 13:45 hrs - 15:30 hrs

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.


29 March 2011 - 1 January 2021

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