Public Science Lecture by Dr. Takaaki Kajita (Nobel Prize in Physics 2015) February 18, 2017

The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) and the Consulate General of Japan in Boston organize the Public Science Lecture by Dr. Takaaki Kajita (Nobel Prize in Physics 2015) as follows. Please RSVP from the link below. We look forward to seeing you there.


Public Science Lecture “Sciences at a deep underground observatory in Kamioka”
Dr. Takaaki Kajita
Professor, University of Tokyo,
Director, Institute for Cosmic Ray Research,
Awardee, Nobel Prize in Physics 2015


Abstract:
More than thirty years have passed since research on neutrino started in Kamioka Observatory, Japan. Research, on neutrino in particular, will be presented in retrospect and for future prospects. Another on-going project aimed at observing gravitational waves will also be introduced.


When: Saturday, February. 18 18:00-19:00
Where: Tsai Auditorium, Harvard University,
Center for Government and International Studies (CGIS-South), 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138


Language: Japanese,
w/ simultaneous interpretation into English


Free
RSVP at https://goo.gl/forms/yDg8fcY9OqFd1x6X2


Organized by
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Consulate-General of Japan in Boston
Supported by
Japan Association of Communication for Science and Technology


You can download the brochure here.