Connecting the Sciences, the Humanities, and the Future

Professor Marcelo Gleiser organized the “The Sciences, the Humanities, the Future,” conference that launched the College’s Institute for Cross-Disciplinary Engagement (ICE).  Among the 10 speakers were: Dartmouth’s Professor of Philosophy Adina Roskies, speaking on “Free Will in the Age of Neuroscience,” and writer and physicist Alan Lightman (Einstein’s Dreams; Good Benito), speaking on “The Physicist as Novelist.” The full conference program is available online and here is the full Dartmouth News article.

Physics and Astronomy to Host the RQIN 2015 Conference

Dartmouth has been selected as the first U.S. site to hold The Relativistic Quantum Information – North 2015 Workshop,  July 5-8, 2015. Under the auspices of the International Society for Relativistic Quantum Information, this is the sixth in the series of such meetings taking place in the Northern Hemisphere. This workshop series aims to bring together researchers working across quantum information science, quantum field theory in curved spacetime, and quantum gravity.