Spooky Dark Matter: The Ghostly Stuff that Binds the Universe

Spooky Dark Matter: The Ghostly Stuff that Binds the Universe
University of Kansas, Department of Physics & Astronomy | 1301 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045, United States |

Event Overview

University of Kansas, Department of Physics & Astronomy

The KU Department of Physics and Astronomy presents “Spooky Dark Matter: The Ghostly Stuff that Binds the Universe”. This Dark Matter Day Public Talk will feature presentations from Professor Ian Lewis, Professor Chris Rogan, and Professor Greg Rudnick, as well as physical demonstrations by the KU Society of Physics Students. The event will be followed by a social at Crema Dolce Gelato (704 Massachusetts Street) where participants can try to figure out the flavor of the special Dark Matter gelato.

About University of Kansas, Department of Physics & Astronomy

The Department of Physics and Astronomy has an internationally recognized faculty and a strong graduate program leading to both the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees. Undergraduate degree tracks include Bachelor of Arts degrees in Astronomy and Physics, and Bachelor of Science degrees in Astronomy, Physics, and Engineering Physics. The department has a long tradition of excellence in teaching and research.As part of our outreach efforts, we present at least one Public Talk each semester. After seeing a Tweet about Dark Matter Day activities elsewhere, we chose to Dark Matter as the theme for our Fall 2017 Public Talk.

Organizer contact information

Email: tatekris@ku.edu

 

When & Where

  • Oct 27, 2017
  • 18:30 - 21:00
  • Location: The Jay at Kansas Memorial Union

    1301 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045, United States.

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