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New FTPI lecture series


The Fine Theoretical Physics Institute will present a new annual lecture series on October 4, 2006 at 4:00 p.min Physics 150. The first Misel Lecture, "The Origin of Mass and Feebleness of Gravity," will be given by Nobel Laureate Frank Wilczek.

Frank Wilczek is the Herman Feshbach Professor of Physics at the
Massachussetts Institute of Technology. Professor Wilczek will also be signing copies of his book, "Fantastic Realities: 49 Mind Journeys and a Trip to Stockholm." More information about Professor Wilczek and an abstract of his lecture can be found on the FTPI website.

The Irving and Edythe Misel Family Lecture series is made possible by a gift from Irving and Edythe Misel, honoring their family's life-long friendship with William and Bianca Fine.

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