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PERIMETER INSTITUTE RECORDED SEMINAR ARCHIVE

PIRSA:C08013 - EinsteinPlus 2008PODCAST Subscribe to podcast

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Collection URL: http://pirsa.org/C08013



PIRSA:08070002  ( MP4 Medium Res , MP3 , PDF ) Which Format?
The Superstring Adventure
Speaker(s): Robert Myers
Abstract: An introductory presentation on string theory.
Date: 04/07/2008 - 10:30 am
Collection: EinsteinPlus 2008

PIRSA:08070024  ( MP4 Medium Res , MP3 , PDF ) Which Format?
Quantum Mechanics for 10-Year Olds
Speaker(s): Daniel Gottesman
Abstract: The world as experienced by single atoms is radically different from the everyday world we, as gigantic humans, are used to: the laws of quantum mechanics replace the laws of classical physics. Because the quantum realm is alien from our daily experience, many common quantum effects are surprising a... read more
Date: 07/07/2008 - 10:30 am
Collection: EinsteinPlus 2008

PIRSA:08070003  ( MP4 Medium Res , MP3 , PDF ) Which Format?
Quantum Gravity and the Quest for Unification
Speaker(s): Lee Smolin
Abstract: Arguably, the most important issue in physics today is trying to unify the twin pillars of modern physics, quantum theory and general relativity, into a single theory known as quantum gravity. This introductory presentation will discuss various aspects of quantum gravity.
Date: 15/07/2008 - 1:30 am
Collection: EinsteinPlus 2008
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