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Watch Nobel Laureate Andre Geim's Public Lecture

Andre Geim

The 2013 Van Vleck Lecture "A Random Walk to Graphene" by Andre Geim can be now be viewed online.

About the speaker:

Andre Geim is the Royal Society and Langworthy Research Professor at the University of Manchester. He is the Director of Manchester Centre for Mesoscience and Nanotechnology. He has received many international awards and distinctions, including medals from the U.S. National Academy of Sciences and the Royal Society and honorary doctorates from Delft University and ETH Zurich. Most notably, he was awarded the 2010 Nobel Prize for his groundbreaking work on graphene.
About the Van Vleck lecture series:

The 37th Annual Van Vleck lecture is hosted by the School of Physics and Astronomy in the University of Minnesota’s College of Science and Engineering in memory of former faculty member and Nobel Laureate John H. Van Vleck. Since 1983, the Van Vleck lecture series has brought distinguished scientists to the University.

More information can be found here.