ASX's 8th Annual "Expanding Canada's Frontiers" Symposium "Unraveling The Universe"
The Astronomy & Space Exploration Society (ASX) at the University of is pleased to announce that our 8th annual Symposium is set to take place on:
DATE & TIME: Friday, January 28, 2011, 7:00 PM
(Doors open at 6:00 PM, reception at 10 PM)
LOCATION: Convocation Hall, University of Toronto (31 King's College Circle,Toronto)
We are honoured to be featuring these world-renowned speakers:* Prof. Alexei V. Filippenko, University of California at Berkeley, Team Lead of KAIT at Lick Observatory* Dr. Michel Lefebvre, University of Victoria, Deputy Team Leader of ATLAS detector at LHC* Prof. Gilbert Holder, McGill University, Canada Research Chair in Cosmological Astrophysics
Students: FREE with ID and pre-registration: http://asx2011symposium.eventbrite.com/
General Public: $15 until Jan 6, 5pm ($20 late purchase):
Purchase online: http://www.uofttix.ca/view.php?id=729
Purchase by phone: +1 (416) 978-8849
The quest to understand the universe has been an endeavour of humans for centuries. In recent years, scientific research and discoveries in the astrophysics and particle physics arena have been increasing in numbers and gaining much popularity. Recognizing this, ASX is pleased to present a line-up of prominent speakers and relevant talk topics relating to the 'unraveling of the universe'. The talks feature phenomenon relating all the way from quarks to quasars - from latest particle physics research at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), to Galaxy clusters and gravitational lensing, to supernovae, dark energy, and black holes.
More info: http://asx.sa.utoronto.ca/symposium/