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Commemorative Lecture: ‘Free choice and quantum mechanics’

Wednesday, June 13th @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

A special Commemorative Public Lecture will be hosted by Dublin Institute of Advanced Studies on June 13, 2018.

Professor Erwin Schrodinger, Nobel Prize-winning Austrian Physicist, worked at Dublin Institute of Advanced Studies from 1940 to 1956.

Professor Erwin Schrodinger, Nobel Prize-winning Austrian Physicist, worked at Dublin Institute of Advanced Studies from 1940 to 1956.

The lecture will mark the 75th Anniversary of the ‘What is life?’ lecture series, founded by renowned Austrian physicist Prof Erwin Schrödinger.

A Nobel Prize winner, Prof Schrödinger was the first Director of the School of Theoretical Physics at the Dublin Institute of Advanced Studies (DIAS), and one of the most famous physicists to ever live and work in Ireland.

‘Free choice and quantum mechanics’

The commemorative lecture, titled ‘Free choice and quantum mechanics’, will be delivered by Prof Terence Rudolph (Imperial College London), grandson of Professor Schrödinger. It will take place on Wednesday June 13 at 6:30 pm at The Royal Irish Academy, Academy House, 19 Dawson Street, Dublin 2.

Light refreshments will be available after the lecture.

The event is organised by Dublin Institute of Advanced Studies, where Prof Schrödinger worked from 1940 to 1956.

Capacity at the free public lecture is limited and advance registration is required: https://bit.ly/2syVm1g

Venue

The Royal Irish Academy
Academy House, 19 Dawson Street, Dublin 2.
Dublin, Ireland
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