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CTR Wilson Conference

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09:00 – 17:00 7 Dec 2012
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EH2 2PQ
The Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE)
22-26 George Street
Edinburgh

This meeting is being held to honour C T R Wilson, the 1927 Nobel Physics Laureate, who invented the cloud chamber. Speakers will discuss his life and his contributions to physics, as well as current work on cosmic rays and climate, thunderstorms, particle physics and the search for the origin of cosmic rays, on the existence of which Wilson speculated 10 years before their discovery in 1912.

Event type: Conference
Co-sponsored by: SUPA, The Institute of Physics, the Royal Meteorological Society
Organised by: Royal Society of Edinburgh
Contact details: To register please go to www.royalsoced.org.uk
or contact the RSE Events Department
Tel: 0131 240 2780
Fax: 0131 240 5024
Email: events@royalsoced.org.uk

http://www.royalsoced.org.uk/events/event.php?id=289


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Edinburgh
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09:00 – 17:00 7 Dec 2012
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