Rado Lecture- Shing-Tung Yau

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January 18, 2017
4:10PM - 5:10PM
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Smith Lab 1005

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Add to Calendar 2017-01-18 16:10:00 2017-01-18 17:10:00 Rado Lecture- Shing-Tung Yau Title: Geometry and PhysicsSpeaker: Shing-Tung Yau (Harvard University)Abstract: The recent discovery of gravitational wave is a triumph of the theory of Einstein who proposed that gravity should be looked at as effects of curvature of space-time. We will discuss how the interplay of geometry and physics has lead to stunning advances of our understanding of space.  Smith Lab 1005 Department of Mathematics math@osu.edu America/New_York public
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Title: Geometry and Physics

Speaker: Shing-Tung Yau (Harvard University)

Abstract: The recent discovery of gravitational wave is a triumph of the theory of Einstein who proposed that gravity should be looked at as effects of curvature of space-time. We will discuss how the interplay of geometry and physics has lead to stunning advances of our understanding of space.

 

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