LNS Symposium 46 On the Matter of Particles - “Opening Remarks”

The MIT Dean of Science, the LNS director and the conference chair open the anniversary symposium.

LNS 46 On the Matter of Particles - Victor Weisskopf, “My Life at LNS”

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.

William Wallenmeyer, “LNS Through the Eyes of the Funders”

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.

LNS Symposium 46 On the Matter of Particles - Alan Guth, “Inflationary Cosmology”

On the occasion of the 46th anniversary of MIT’s Laboratory for Nuclear Science, Prof. Alan Guth ofers a presenation on inflationary cosmology.

LNS Symposium 46 On the Matter of Particles - Jerome I. Friedman, “New Horizons in Particle Physics”

Institute Professor and Nobel Laureate Jerome I. Friedman offers a presentation on cutting-edge research in physics.

 

LNS Symposium 46 On the Matter of Particles - Henry W. Kendall, “Finding Quarks With Electron Beams”

Prof. Henry Kendall presents a talk on his Nobel-prizing-winning work using electron beams to locate quarks.