What’s the Matter with Antimatter? Exploring the Mysteries of the Antiworld
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
1455 Quebec Street
Science World and TRIUMF are delighted to partner with the Royal Canadian Institute and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) to bring their Foundation Lecture series to Vancouver for the first time, at Science World at TELUS World of Science.Join TRIUMF scientist, Dr. Makoto Fujiwara, leader of the ALPHA-Canada team, winners of the prestigious, 2013 NSERC John C. Polanyi Prize, as he discusses their ground-breaking experimental work on antimatter. Dr. Fujiwara will probe the many facets of this mysterious entity and illustrate why antimatter really matters when investigating our most fundamental laws of physics and the evolution of the universe.
This lecture is part of the Unveiling the Universe series, which has fascinated thousands of local science lovers since 2012.
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The lecture will be webcast live in HD. To watch the livestream (and all previous lectures) go to: http://mediasitemob1.mediagroup.ubc.ca/Mediasite/Catalog/catalogs/TRIUMF_UTU