SIGMA XI - NJIT CHAPTER  

EVENTS CONDUCTED DURING ACADEMIC YEAR 2011-2012

Wednesday, September 21, 2011: ROBERT B. MARCUS, Bell Laboratories, Bellcore and NJIT, and JAMES C. PHILLIPS, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Rutgers University "A SCIENTIST'S AND SCULPTURE'S REFLECTIONS ON CREATIVITY"   (co-sponsored with the NJIT Technology & Society Forum Committee, Albert Dorman Honors College, Department of Physics)   (click here for abstract and information).

Wednesday, October 19, 2011: JOSEPH MANGANO, Director of the Radiation and Public Health Project: "UNDERSTANDING THE BENEFITS AND RISKS OF ATOMIC POWER"   (co-sponsored with the NJIT Technology & Society Forum Committee, Albert Dorman Honors College, Department of Physics)   (click here for information).

Wednesday, November 16, 2011: UPMANU LALL, Director of Hydrology, Columbia University Earth Institute: "THE WORLDWIDE WATER CRISIS"   (co-sponsored with the NJIT Technology & Society Forum Committee, Albert Dorman Honors College, Department of Physics)   (click here for information).

Wednesday, February 22, 2012: The KLANG STRING QUARTET RETURNS TO NJIT, A NEW SOUND AT NJIT   (co-sponsored with the NJIT Technology & Society Forum Committee and Albert Dorman Honors College)  (click here for information and abstract).

Friday, February 24, 2012: MODERATED BY DAVID ROTHENBERG, NJIT Department of Humanities: "SURVIVAL OF THE BEAUTIFUL - Scientists and Artists face off on the Aestetics of Evolution"   (co-sponsored with the NJIT Technology & Society Forum Committee, Albert Dorman Honors College and NJIT Department of Humanities)  (click here for information and abstract).

Friday, April 13, 2012: GEORGE HART, MoMath Chief of Content: "CREATING MOMATH:THE MUSEUM OF MATHEMATICS"   (co-sponsored with the NJIT Technology & Society Forum Committee, Albert Dorman Honors College, Department of Mathematical Sciences and the School of Art and Design)  (click here for information and abstract).