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On Tuesday, August 13, 2019 there will be a series of lectures on the Muon g-2 FNAL experiment for the Fermilab Italian summer students. Other interested attendants are welcome. The schedule is listed below. The Muon g-2 experiment Training lectures for the “Summer Students at Fermilab and other US laboratories” (Fermilab, INFN and the University of Pisa) Tuesday, August 13, 2019 – Curia II, Wilson Hall, 2nd floor 14:00 – 14:45  C. Polly “Overview of the Muon (g-2) experiment at…

Please join us in One West on Wednesday, May 15, at 1 p.m. and listen to John McDonald, P.E. from GE Power Grid Solutions. Mr. McDonald is an award-winning industry leader, technical expert, educator, and speaker who currently serves as the Smart Grid Business Development Leader for GE Power’s Grid Solutions business. He possesses more than four decades of experience in the electric utility industry. Mr. McDonald served on the Board of Governors of the IEEE Standards Association, chaired the…

On Wednesday, Sept. 6, at 4 p.m. in One West, Fermilab’s Victor Yarba will present a colloquium on the 45 years of collaboration between Fermilab and USSR/Russian scientists Since day one, when the Main Ring at Fermilab was put in operation in 1972, Soviet scientists were deeply involved in joint experiments. Over the years, hundreds of Soviet and Russian physicists participated in research at Fermilab, and this cooperation continues now on muon and neutrino experiments. USSR/Russian laboratories provided major parts…

On Tuesday, April 25, at 6 p.m., the University of Chicago will present its Brinson Lecture. Nergis Mavalval, Marble professor of astrophysics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will give the lecture, titled “The Warped Universe: the one hundred year quest to discover Einstein’s gravitational waves.” The lecture takes place at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 112 South Michigan Ave., in the MacLean Ballroom. Admission is free and open to the public. There is no preregistration. Space…

Why the Scientific Revolution happened and developed nowhere but in the Western civilization? This is a famous question of Joseph Needham, biochemist and sinologist. The meeting is scheduled for Thursday, Sep 8, 12:00, Req Room (WH4NW). Everybody is welcome. Feel free to come with your lunch. Note our website https://fermisocietyofphilosophy.wordpress.com/ and email list philosophysociety@fnal.gov .

CAIF, Cultural Association of Italians at Fermilab, invites you to attend the lecture about Genius and Mystery: Leonardo da Vinci, Icon of the Italian Renaissance by D. Macuglia, University of Chicago on Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 2 p.m. at the Wilson Hall One West, Fermilab, Pine Street and Kirk Road, Batavia, IL 60510. Italian espresso and dessert to follow. Tickets are free, but registration is required. Please RSVP by May 21 at 2 p.m. if you plan to participate….