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The Building Blocks of the Universe

Phiala Shanahan, Associate Professor of Physics, MIT; Emmy Noether Visiting Fellow, Perimeter Institute

BMO for Women is proud to support an exciting lecture series with Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics.

On Wednesday, November 7, Phiala Shanahan, Assistant Professor of Physics at MIT and Emmy Noether Visiting Fellow at Perimeter Institute presents The Building Blocks of the Universe. To tune in to the live webcast, click here.

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Perimeter Institute is the world's largest independent centre for theoretical physics research, training, and educational outreach. Founded in 1999 in Waterloo, Ontario, the Institute is focused on advancing our understanding of the universe at its most fundamental level, from the smallest quantum particles to the entire cosmos. Perimeter trains the next generation of physicists, and shares the wonder and excitement of science with students, teachers, and the general public.