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Colloquia

ics Colloquium
Friday, April 22, 2011
4:00 PM
Physics Building, Room 204
Note special time.
Sylvester J. Gates [Host: Diana Vaman]
University of Maryland
"The Quincunx Point"
ABSTRACT:
Sometimes theoretical physics problems resist resolution for decades. Endeavoring to solve such problems can lead to a new and unexpected viewpoint. Prof. Gates will describe such a problem and describe how trying to solve it has possibly led to a quincunx point at the five-fold overlap of art, mathematics, music, science, and perhaps...

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