Science Series

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  Jan. 7, 2005

Margie Yu
Public Affairs Specialist 
(323) 343-3047



Cal State L.A. 
Office of Public Affairs 
(323) 343-3050 
Fax: (323) 343-6405

For immediate release:
Cal State L.A. Science Series to Focus on
Albert Einstein'’s Theories in Physics

The Physics and Astronomy Department at California State University, Los Angeles introduces the Winter and Spring 2005 Science Series. The free lectures by CSULA faculty members will focus on Albert Einstein’s legendary articles which provided the basis of three fundamental fields in physics: the theory of relativity, quantum theory and the theory of Brownian motion. All lectures will be held Wednesday evenings at 8 p.m.

February 2 – Dr. Martin Epstein: “The Life of Albert Einstein and His Lasting Impact on Physics.”

March 2 – Dr. Guo-Meng Zhao: “Bose-Einstein Condensation and High Temperature Superconductivity.”

April 13 – Dr. Milan Mijic: “How to Imagine the Universe?”

May 4 – Dr. Susan Terebey: “The Search for Extrasolar Planets.”

Cal State L.A. Physical Sciences building, room 158. The University is located at the Eastern Ave. exit, San Bernardino (I-10) Fwy., at the interchange of 10 and 710 Fwys. Public (ticket dispenser) parking available in Lots C and G, or the upper level of Parking Structure II.

Free to the public. For more information, call the Cal State L.A. Department of Physics and Astronomy, (323) 343-2100.

WORKING FOR CALIFORNIA – California State University, Los Angeles is a comprehensive university at the heart of a major metropolitan city. The 175-acre hilltop campus is located five miles east of Los Angeles’ civic and cultural center. Since 1947, Cal State L.A. has been a leader in providing quality higher education. Today, the campus comprises a faculty of internationally recognized scholars and artists, and more than 20,000 students with a wide variety of interests, ages and backgrounds that reflect the city’s dynamic mix of populations. Cal State L.A. is one of 23 campuses in the CSU system. The University is noted for the Luckman Fine Arts Complex and critically-acclaimed Luckman Jazz Orchestra; its focus on alternative energy technology; the unique Early Entrance Program for gifted youngsters; the first of its kind Charter College of Education; and a renowned forensic science graduate program, among many others.

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