5-11 February 2017
Hyatt Regency Chicago
America/Chicago timezone

Smashing Matters: Behind the Science Scene

8 Feb 2017, 18:30
30m
Hyatt Regency Chicago

Hyatt Regency Chicago

151 East Wacker Drive Chicago, Illinois, USA, 60601

Speaker

Agnes Mocsy (Pratt Institute)

Description

Ágnes Mócsy is a theoretical physicist and professor of physics and astronomy at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY. “Smashing Matters: Behind the Science Scene” is her first documentary film, looking behind the scenes of the build up of big science discussed at Quark Matter, revealing relationships, friendships, mentorships that develop as essential parts in the lives of scientists in the high intensity pursuit of their passion. The screening of the 30 min film is followed by a short Q&A.

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