MPS Annual Meeting 2020 (Online)

Date & Time



9:25 AM – 4:15 PM EDT

Deadline to Register

Friday October 2, 2020

Invitation Only

Participation is by invitation only. All participants must register.

The 2020 Mathematics and Physical Sciences Annual Meeting will bring together grantees and scientific partners to exchange ideas through lectures and discussions in a scientifically stimulating environment. The meeting will be hosted remotely and is by invitation only.

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    Friday, October 16

    9:25 AMWelcome
    9:30 AMSimon Brendle | Geometry and Heat Diffusion
    10:30 AMBreak
    10:45 AMAndrea Alú | Harnessing Broken Symmetries for Extreme Wave Phenomena
    11:45 AMLunch
    12:45 PMDavid Blei | The Blessings of Multiple Causes
    1:45 PMBreak
    2:00 PMSuzanne Staggs | Predicting the Universe Today from Looking at the Past with a Big Dish in the Desert
    3:00 PMBreak
    3:15 PMBrian Metzger | Shining New Light on the Physics of Neutron Star Mergers
    4:15 PMMeeting Concludes
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    General Meeting Assistance
    Meghan Fazzi
    Senior Executive Assistant, Simons Foundation
    (212) 524-6080

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