CMNS Events Calendar: August 3 - December 20, 2017
Please mark your calendar and join us for the following upcoming events in CMNS:
SHIH-I PAI LECTURE, HOSTED BY IPST
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 (reception at 3 p.m., lecture at 4 p.m.)
Locations: Reception in James A. Yorke Rotunda, William E. Kirwan Hall (Mathematics
Building); Lecture in 1412 John S. Toll Physics Building
"Perturbation and Control of Human Brain Network Dynamics"
Speaker: Danielle S. Bassett, 2014 MacArthur Fellow and Associate Professor and Eduardo
D. Glandt Faculty Fellow of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania
PAINT BRANCH LECTURE, HOSTED BY IREAP
Tuesday, October 24 (snacks at 3:30 p.m., lecture at 4 p.m.)
Location, 1412 Toll Physics Lecture Hall
"Quantum Information Processing and Raising Schrödinger’s Cat"
Speaker: David Wineland, NIST
CMNS ICE CREAM SOCIAL
Friday, October 27 at 3:00-4:30 p.m.
Location: Chemistry Atrium
BIOSCIENCE DAY 2017
Thursday, November 16 all day
Keynote Speaker: Simon Levin (Ph.D. ’64, mathematics), 2014 National Medal of Science
recipient and Princeton University George M. Moffett Professor of Biology and Professor
of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Afternoon Speakers on Neuroscience: Akiva Cohen of the University of Pennsylvania (B.S.
’85, microbiology; M.S. ’89 zoology), Sharon Crook of Arizona State University (M.A.
’91, Ph.D. ’96, applied mathematics) and Ajay Verma of United Neuroscience (B.S. ’84,
Tuesday, December 19 (time TBA)
Wednesday, December 20 (time TBA)