Physicist, author, TV host Brian Greene to speak at COD
Physicist, author and TV host Brian Greene will present “Chasing Reality: Einstein’s Dream and Beyond” Sunday, March 4, at 1 p.m. at the College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn. Greene has made discoveries in the field of superstring theory, including the co-discovery of mirror symmetry and the discovery of spatial topology change. He is a professor of physics and mathematics and director of the Columbia University Center for Theoretical Physics.
Greene is known to the public through his New York Times bestselling books and numerous media appearances. The Washington Post called him “the single best explainer of abstruse concepts in the world today.” Professor Greene has hosted two NOVA mini-series based on his books, receiving the George Foster Peabody award for “The Elegant Universe with Brian Greene.”
Tickets are $15. For more information, see the College of DuPage McAninch Arts Center website.