Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Complexity, Computation and the Physics of Information

May to August 1999

Organisers: A Albrecht (UC Davis), Peter Knight (Imperial), RM Solovay (Berkeley), W Zurek (LANL)

QUANTUM MECHANICS AND COSMOLOGY

A meeting in celebration of

Jim Hartle's

60th Birthday

Thursday 2 September 1999

Web Seminars are available here 

11.00

Coffee and Registration

11.30

Chris Isham (Imperial College)

Quantum theory and reality

12.30

Lunch at Wolfson Court (adjacent to the Institute)
   

13.45

Roger Penrose (Oxford)

Quantum state reduction as a real phenomenon

14.45

Gary Gibbons (Cambridge)

The Einstein equations and the rigidity of quantum mechanics

15.45

Tea

16.30

Stephen Hawking (Cambridge)

No boundaries to Hartle

17.30

Wine Reception

Admission by ticket only

(Tickets will be issued on a 'first come first served' basis)

The registration fee of 5 will include lunch, refreshments and wine reception.

Applications must be accompanied by a cheque for 5 made payable to:

University of Cambridge.

Applications should be addressed to Tracey Andrew, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, 20 Clarkson Road, Cambridge, CB3 0EH

Closing date: 13 August 1999

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