8th Annual Misel Family Lecture

Date: 
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 7:00pm

"Why is Warm Glass Stickier Than Cold Glass?"

Guest lecturer Dr. Eric Cornell from the University of Colorado-Boulder will explain how a clean glass becomes sticky from the invisible electric field, termed the Casimir-Polder force. The lecture assumes no background in physics, simply an enthusiasm or curiosity for science.