Upcoming Events

January
31
Date
Tuesday, January 31, 2023. 3:30pm
Location
Hewlett Teaching Center
370 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford, CA 94305
201

Understanding solar activity --- and in particular, how magnetic flux and energy emerges from the Sun's turbulent interior (where it is generated) into the…

February
7
Date
Tuesday, February 7, 2023. 3:30pm
Location
Hewlett Teaching Center
370 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford, CA 94305
201

For 50 years, the only astronomical source with measured soft X-ray polarization
was the Crab nebula, initially detected with sounding rockets. Now

February
13
Date
Monday, February 13, 2023. 2:00pm
Speaker:
Joaquin Turiaci
February
14
Date
Tuesday, February 14, 2023. 3:30pm
Location
Hewlett Teaching Center
370 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford, CA 94305
201

It is well known that gapless states have emergent symmetry.

March
14
Date
Tuesday, March 14, 2023. 3:30pm
Location
Hewlett Teaching Center
370 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford, CA 94305
201

Christopher Nolan’s cult science fiction film Interstellar (2014) sprang from a treatment co-authored by physicist Kip Thorne, and so had real science — both firm and speculative —…