HAPP NOBEL Laureate Discussion Panel


HAPP will be holding its first virtual event online by Zoom with a Nobel Laureate Discussion Panel
on "The Greatest Physics Discoveries of the 20th Century" on Friday 31st July from 5-7 pm BST.

A Nobel Laureate panel will discuss their choices for "The Greatest Physics Discoveries of the
20th Century" and confirmed panellists are:

  • Professor Steven Weinberg ForMemRS (Nobel Prize in Physics, 1979)
  • Professor William Phillips (Nobel Prize in Physics, 1997)
  • Professor Sir Anthony Leggett FRS (Nobel Prize in Physics, 2003)
  • Professor John Mather (Nobel Prize in Physics, 2006)

Confirmed discussants are:

  • Professor Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell FRS FRSE (University of Oxford)
  • Professor S. James Gates Jr (Brown University)
  • Professor Chung-Pei Ma (University of California, Berkeley)

The full programme is available at:

and registration for the conference can be made at the following webpage:

Note: this seems to be a paid event. It may require payment upon registration.