Background on Sidney Altman:
Sidney Altman earned his PhD in biophysics. He chaired the biology dept at Yale, and received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1989. This
is the second Nobel Laureate in two years for this four year-old lecture series, which is organized by the physics department.
Background on Mark Gurevitch:
Mark Gurevitch was the founding chair of the physics department: http://www.physics.pdx.edu/gen_gurevitch_lecture.htm
When: Friday, May 8th, 2009
Where: Hoffman Hall
Time: 5:00 pm