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Lecture Series:

Fermilab offers a public lecture series on a wide range of topics presented by experts in their respective fields. Generally 6 to 8 lectures are offered each year ranging from astrophysics and cosmology to cancer. Lectures cost $5.00 and are usually on Friday evenings beginning at 8 p.m. in Ramsey Auditorium. For information, call 630-840-ARTS (630-840-2787).

Upcoming Lectures

Dr. Lonnie G. Thompson
Ohio State University
Friday, May 18, 2007
Dr. George Smoot
Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory
Winner of 2006 Nobel Prize in Physics
WEDNESDAY, June 6, 2007
Past Lectures available online:
Dr. Pierre Ramond
University of Florida
November 3, 2006
Dr. Steven Levitt
University of Chicago
Friday, Nov. 4, 2005
Dr. Paul Grannis
Friday, Feb. 4, 2005
Herman B. White
Friday, Jan. 21, 2005
Carl Haber Friday, Nov. 12, 2004
The Search for Extra Dimensions Joe Lykken
Theoretical Physicist, Fermilab
Friday, May 21, 2004
Einstein's Unfinished Symphony: Sounds from the Distant Universe Barry Barish
Friday, April 23, 2004
Windows on the Universe:
New Questions about Matter, Space and Time
Dr. Michael Witherell
Director, Fermilab
Friday, August 15, 2003
Mapping the Heavens: The Universe Revealed by The Sloan Digital Sky Survey Dr. Joshua A. Frieman Friday, March 14,, 2003
Fermilab's Particle Accelerators:
Past, Present and Future
Bill Foster
Fermilab Scientist
Friday, November 8, 2002
Fermi's Atom: A Cosmic Mystery Story Dr. Lawrence Krauss
Case Western University
Friday, September 28, 2001
Past Lectures Slides:
Hadron Therapy for
Cancer Treatment
Dr. Arlene Lennox
Medical Physicist, Department Head of Neutron Therapy Faciliy Fermilab
Friday, November 21, 2003


About Ramsey Auditorium


All of the wood used in the proscenium and lobby of Ramsey Auditorium is from trees which had to be cleared when Fermilab was built.

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