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The BCS Theory of   50Years

The public lectures will be held in the
Salomon Center for Teaching, room 101.

Located on the Main Green, the easist entrance is through the Faunce Arch, at the intersection of Waterman and Brown streets. Once through the arch, and past the bear statue, Salomon is the first building on the left. Room 101 is the large auditorium on the first floor.

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April 12, 2007
Public Lectures (PM)
Superconductivity: from mystery to mastery

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Chairperson: Prof. Gang Xiao
Speaker: Alexis Malozemoff
New Horizons for Superconductor Applications: the Electric Power Grid

3:00 - 4:20 p.m.
Panel Discussion: Science, Technology, and Superconductivity: Past, Present, and Future
Moderator: Prof. Gang Xiao
Panelists: Leon Cooper, Wolfgang Ketterle, David Lee, Anthony Leggett, Alexis Malozemoff, Charles Slichter, Frank Wilczek

4:20 - 4:30 p.m.

4:30 - 5:40 p.m.
Chairperson: Prof. Vesna Mitrovic
Introduction by President Ruth Simmons
Speaker: Leon Cooper
Superconductivity and Other Insoluble Problems

A Scientific Symposium

April 12-13, 2007
Brown University
Providence, Rhode Island

Support from

the Charles K Colver Lectureship Publication Fund
the Office of the President, Brown University