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*CANCELED* Lunch & Learn: Professor Rainer Weiss, 2017 Nobel Laureate
November 14 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
Ranier Weiss is a Professor Emeritus at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Dr. Weiss is known for his pioneering measurements of the spectrum of the cosmic microwave background radiation, his inventions of the monolithic silicon bolometer and the laser interferometer gravitational wave detector and his roles as a co-founder and an intellectual leader of both the COBE (microwave background) Project and the LIGO (gravitational-wave detection) Project.