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PIMS Public Seminar: Jim Gates

Month: May 2014

Date: May 29

Name: PIMS Public Seminar: Jim Gates

Location: The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada.


From the Adinkras of Supersymmetry to the Music of Arnold Schoenberg. The concept of supersymmetry, though never observed in Nature, has been one of the primary drivers of investigations in theoretical physics for several decades. Through all of this time, there have remained questions that are unsolved. This presentation will describe how by looking at such questions one can be led to the `Dodecaphony Technique. of Austrian composer Schoenberg.