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SMP 3/29/08 | Cosmic Rays | Speaker: Lawrence W. Jones

Saturday, March 29, 2008
12:00 AM
170 & 182 Dennison Building

Speaker: Emeritus Professor Lawrence W. Jones (U-M Physics)

Cosmic rays are nuclear particles from outer space. We will review the discovery, study, and understanding of these particles, as well as the unknown problems and challenges in this lively field of study. Some current (mountain elevation) and future (satellite) research activities will be described.

Detailed Information
All talks are free and refreshments will be served. Visitor parking for the seminars (Central Campus) is across the street from the Dennison Building in the U-M Church Street structure. There is a $2.00 parking charge implemented by U-M Parking Services.

Contact Information
For more information regarding the Saturday Morning Physics series, see the Physics Department website, or call 734.764.4437