PPPL's Ronald E. Hatcher Science on Saturday lecture series
The Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory’s (PPPL) Ronald E. Hatcher Science on Saturday lecture series, featuring talks on cutting-edge science topics by working researchers, begins Jan. 11 at 9:30 a.m. at 100 Stellarator Road, Princeton. The first talk is on Visual Perception and the Art of the Brain,” by Sabine Kastner, a professor of psychology and neuroscience at Princeton University. The series continues through March 14.
The lectures are free and open to the public.Plan to arrive early for best available seating. Adults must show a valid government-issued ID such as a license or passport.
Jan. 11: Visual Perception - The Art of the Brain,Sabine Kastner, Princeton University
Jan. 18 Will Robots Save Us… or Slay Us? Reimagining the Default Settings of Technology & Society, Ruha Benjamin, Princeton University
Jan. 25 The Boundary Layer in Fusion Plasmas: Where the Fourth State of Matter Meets the Other Three, Rajesh Maingi, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Feb. 1 Title to be announced Michael Churchill, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Feb. 8 The Cosmic Multiverse: Science or Fantasy? Matthew Kleban, New York University
Feb. 15 Form Follows Force - Extreme Structures for a Resilient Urban Environment, Sigrid Adrianssens, Princeton University
Feb. 22 Department of Energy NJ Regional Science Bowl — No Science on Saturday Feb. 29 50 years of Mars Exploration: What have we learned?, Luju Ojha, Rutgers University
Mar. 7 Witnessing Climate Change: What I have Learned from My Expeditions to the Greenland Ice Sheet, Asa Rennermalm, Rutgers University
Mar. 14 Title to be announced, Arvind Narayanan, Princeton University