Princeton and Einstein's Legacy

A Special Reunion Weekend Presentation

Albert Einstein

The departments of Physics and Astrophysical Sciences at Princeton University will host a special program celebrating Einstein's Miracle Year, to be held during Princeton's 2005 Reunion weekend.

The Lectures will be held on Friday, May 27th, 2005, at 2:30 - 5pm, McDonnell A02 (reception to follow).

The program includes talks by PU alumni (see the ad for more information; see the Alumni Association's Reunions website for complete event listings).


Schedule of Lectures:

2:30 - 3:00pm: "Einstein and the Quest for Unification" -- Prof. Ed Witten (IAS)

3:00 - 3:30pm: "Einstein, Random Walks, and the Transportation System Inside a Living Cell" --
Prof. Claire Yu (UCI)

3:30 - 4:00pm: Break for Tea

4:00 - 4:30pm: "Einstein's Quantum Legacy: Physics and Information in the 21st Century" -- Prof. Hideo Mabuchi (Caltech)

4:30 - 5:00pm: "Einstein, Relativity, and Time Travel" -- Prof. J. Richard Gott (Princeton Univ)

5:00pm: Reception



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Last updated on 17 May 2005