Activities

Nobel laureate public lecture

发布时间:2018-05-03        浏览次数:59

CGC invited Prof. Frank Wilczek from MIT (Nobel laureate 2004) to visit Yangzhou University. He is accompanied by his wife Prof. Betsy Devine (MIT),  Prof. Antti Niemi (Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences) and Prof. Irina Shnyra, Prof. Andreas Hemmerich (University of Hamburg), Prof. Vincent Liu (University of Pittsburgh), Prof. Boris Svistunov (MIT Amherst), Prof. Xiong-Jun Liu (Peking University), Prof. Ying Jiang (Shanghai University), Prof. Ying Hu (Shanxi University). 

On September 19th, the President of Yangzhou University, Prof. Xin-An Jiao, met Prof. Wilczek and presented to him an honorary professorship. This meeting was also joined by the Vice President of the University, Prof. Guo-Hong Chen. Later in the afternoon, Prof. Wilczek presented a popular science lecture titled “Dark Matter”, which was well-received by students and faculties.



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The Center for Gravitation and Cosmology (CGC) is a research center founded in 2017 at Yangzhou University, in the Jiangsu Province of China. It is an initiative of the BRICS-Association of Gravity and Cosmology, with support from the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa). The center is currently hosted on the 3rd floor of the College of Physical Sciences and Technology building, on the scenic Slender West Lake campus. 

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