Brian Greene

Brian Greene Credit STARMUS
About the Speaker
  • Profession
    Theoretical physicist and string theorist
  • Company
    Columbia University
  • Web Sites

BRIAN GREENE is an American theoretical physicist and string theorist at Columbia University who is best known for his contribution to the understanding of the different shapes the curled-up dimensions of string theory can take. His first book for the general public, The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in nonfiction.

BRIAN GREENE er en amerikansk fysiker ved Columbia University som forsker på strengteori og hvor mange dimensjoner universet kan ha. Hans første bok for et bredere publikum var  “The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory.

String Theory and the fabric of Spacetime
Strengteori og rom-tid
Time/Tid: 19 June / 19. juni, 17:10
Location/Sted: Trondheim Spektrum