In the first of this years Paradiso public lecture series, Erik Verlinde (UvA, ITFA) will talk about Isaac Newton and theories of gravity.
|Date||1 February 2015|
The theme of the Paradiso public lecture series is 'Heroes of Science'. Eight prominent scientists - todays heroes - will give a lecture on their hero from the past.
Erik Verlinde is professor of Theoretical Physics at the University of Amsterdam and Spinoza laureate (2011).
The lecture will be in Dutch. More info (also in Dutch) on the website of de KNAW
Tickets (12 euro) can be sold at the Paradiso website:
The Paradiso lectures are organised by Paradiso and Verstegen & Stigter Cultural Productions, with financial support from VSNU, Science Center NEMO, Koninklijke Nederlandse Academie van Wetenschappen (KNAW), Koninklijke Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen (KHMW), Boerhaave Museum and VPRO broadcasting.