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The 32nd YUKAWA Memorial Lectures

2016-10-9 (Sun) 13:00 - 17:00

Dr. Yukawa (1907~1981) received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1949 for the meson theory research he conducted during his tenure at Osaka University (1933~1939.) Yukawa Hideki memorial lectures have been conducted every year since the 50th anniversary of the publication of his thesis in 1985. Cutting-edge physics will be introduced to high school students and the general public.

Date and Time:

Sunday, October 9, 2016 - 13:00 ~ 17:00

Venue:

SAJI Keizo Memorial Hall, 10F, Nakanoshima Center, Osaka University

(4-3-52 Nakanoshima, Kita-ku, Osaka City)

Access information for the Nakanoshima Center can be found here. (link in Japanese)

Seating space at the venue: 190

Note: If all seats are taken or lectures have already started, visitors will be led to Room #703 which will be available for viewing the lectures by closed circuit TV.

There is no charge for attending these lectures.

Admission fee:

Free

Lecture overview:

13:00 - 13:10  -- "YUKAWA Hideki and Osaka University," HOSOTANI Yutaka, Chairman, Osaka University Yukawa Memorial, The Museum of Osaka University

13:10 - 14:40 -- "Truth is Stranger than Fiction: An Invitation to the Quantum World," UEDA Masahito, Professor, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo

15:10 - 16:40 -- "Exploring the Early Universe and the Source of the Gravitation Wave caused by the Largest Explosion in the Universe, the 'Gamma-Ray Burst'" YONETOKU Daisuke, Professor, School of Mathematics and Physics, College of Science and Engineering

How to apply:

Please send your name (with furigana), address, postal code, telephone number, age, gender, and occupation name by postal mail, fax, or email to the address below. If using email, entitle your email "Application for October 9, 2016 Seminar." Applications must be received by 17:00 on Friday, October 7, 2015. (Your information will be used only for this purpose.)

Applications by phone will not be accepted.

Address: Yukawa Memorial Lectures staff, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, 1-1 Machikaneyama-cho, Toyonaka 560-0043

Email: yukawa7@het.phys.sci.osaka-u.ac.jp
Fax: 06-6850-5341

For additional information, contact:

Yukawa Memorial Lectures staff, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University

Tel: 06-6850-5341 (Monday through Friday: 10:00 a.m. ~ 5:00 p.m.)

For more details, visit: http://www-yukawa.phys.sci.osaka-u.ac.jp/sympo/sympo32.html

Date: 2016-10-9 (Sun) 13:00 - 17:00
Organizer: Osaka University Yukawa Memorial, The Museum of Osaka University; The Physical Society of Japan, Osaka Branch
Sponsored: The Physics Education Society of Japan, Kinki Branch
Venue: SAJI Keizo Memorial Hall, 10F, Nakanoshima Center
Registration: Registration by email is required for this seminar.
URL: http://www-yukawa.phys.sci.osaka-u.ac.jp/sympo/sympo32.html
Contact: YUKAWA Memorial, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University

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