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Elizabeth Gardner Lectures

Elizabeth Gardner was a brilliant scientists, an alumna and a member of staff of the University of Edinburgh at the time of hr passing. Her work laid the foundations that Giorgio Parisi built upon, resulting in a Nobel Prize in Physics in 2021(including his contribution to the paper “Determining the nonequilibrium criticality of a Gardner transition").

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Inaugural Elizabeth Gardner Lecture - Emergent collective behaviour and complexityGiorgio PARISI

Giorgio Parisi (Nobel Prize in Physics 2021) will give the Inaugural Elizabeth Gardner Lecture and will describe one of the underlying mechanisms in the complex cooperative behaviour observed in many natural systems, such as neural networks, biological evolution, glassy materials and protein folding. "I will discuss the general problem of ...
Higgs Centre Seminar Room, JCMB