The MIT Dean of Science, the LNS director and the conference chair open the anniversary symposium.
Victor ('Viki') Weisskopf, renowned for his contributions in the area of quantum electrodynamics, offers personal reminiscences on his life and work at MIT's LNS since its founding in 1946.
Bill Wallenmeyer, former director of the Division for High Energy Physics (HEP) at the U.S. Department of Energy, talks about working at the interface of science and government.
On the occasion of the 46th anniversary of MIT’s Laboratory for Nuclear Science, Prof. Alan Guth ofers a presenation on inflationary cosmology.
Institute Professor and Nobel Laureate Jerome I. Friedman offers a presentation on cutting-edge research in physics.
Prof. Henry Kendall presents a talk on his Nobel-prizing-winning work using electron beams to locate quarks.