Mar 25 – 30, 2013
Harish-Chandra Research Institute
Asia/Kolkata timezone

The Final Frontier - The Story of Particle Physics

Mar 25, 2013, 5:45 PM
1h 15m
Auditorium

Auditorium

Speaker

Prof. Sreerup Raychaudhuri (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)

Description

PUBLIC LECTURE: From the very earliest times, humans have tried to find out what the Universe is really made up of. This lecture will describe, in simple and non-technical language, this fascinating history, with its puzzles, its triumphs and its unexpected twists, starting from the earliest days, through the great breakthroughs of the twentieth century, till the discovery of the Higgs boson last year.

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