Vetenskapsområdet för teknik och naturvetenskap

Celsius-Linnéföreläsningar 1991-2015


Celsius - John Guckenheimer, professor emeritus i matematik, Cornell University, USA
"The Remarkable Universality of Nonlinear Dynamics"

Linné - Peter L. Strick, distinguished professor of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh, USA "Using Rabies Virus to Investigate the Mind-Body Problem"

Föreläsningarna 2017: program
Se inspelad Celsiusföreläsning med John Guckenheimer
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Celsius -  Eli Yablonovitch, professor vid Dept. of Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences, UC Berkeley, USA
"Photovoltaic conversion of black body radiation to electricity: solar and non-solar"

Linné - Lene Vestergaard-Hau, professor i fysik och tillämpad fysik, Harvard University, USA
"Wizardry with light"

Föreläsningarna 2016: program, sammanfattning och bakgrund
Se inspelad Celsiusföreläsning med Eli Yablonovitch
Se inspelad Linnéföreläsning med Lene Vestergaard-Hau
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Celsius - Dan McKenzie, professor i geofysik, University of Cambridge, U.K.
"Plate Tectonics, Earthquakes and Seismic Risk"  

Linné - Jennifer A. Doudna, professor i kemi samt cell- och molekylärbiologi, University of California, Berkeley, USA
"CRISPR-Cas Genome Surveillance: From Basic Biology to Transformative Technology"

Föreläsningarna: program, sammanfattning och bakgrund
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Celsius - George Efstathiou, Professor of Astrophysics, University of Cambridge, UK
"The Bith of the Universe"  

Linné - Marlene Zuk, Professor of Biology, University of Minnesota, USA
"What Our Evolutionary Past Really Tells Us About Modern Life"

Föreläsningarna: program, sammanfattning och bakgrund
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Celsius - Prof. William J. Dally, Chief Scientist and Senior Vice President of Research, NVIDIA Professor of Engineering, Stanford University, USA.
"The Challenge of Future High-Performance Computing"  

Linné - Prof. Gene Myers, Director of the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany.
"Molecular Cell Biology via Bio-Image Informatics"

Se inspelad Celsiusföreläsning
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Celsius - Prof. Henry Chapman, Center for Free-Electron Laser Science, DESY, and University of Hamburg, Germany
Imaging Molecules with Brilliant X-ray Laser Pulses

Linné - Prof. Susan Lindquist, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
How protein folding interfaces with the environment to drive evolution

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Celsius - Prof. Geoffrey W. Marcy, University of California at Berkeley, USA
“The Discovery of the First Earth-Size Planets and the Prospects for Life in the Universe”

Linné - Dr. Robert M. Hazen, Carnegie Institution, Geophysical Laboratory, Washington DC, USA
“Mineral Surfaces, Geochemical Complexities, and the Origins of Life“


Celsius - Prof. Anton Zeilinger, University of Vienna and Institute of Quantum Optics and Quantum Information Austrian Academy of Sciences, Austria
Quantum Information and the Foundations of Quantum Mechanics

Linné - Dr. J. Craig Venter, The J. Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, USA
From Reading to Writing the Genetic Code


Celsius - Prof. Douglas Hofstadter, Indiana University, Bloomington, USA
Analogy as the Core of Cognition

Linné - Prof. James H. Brown, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
Metabolism is to Ecology as Genetics is to Evolution


Celsius - Prof. Edward W. Kolb, Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics The university of Chicago, USA
The Dark Side of the Universe

Linné - Prof. Frances H. Arnold, Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, USA
Engineering by Evolution


Celsius - Prof. Persi Diaconis, Department of Statistics, Sequoia Hall, Stanford University, USA
“Mathematics and magic tricks”

Linné - Prof. Frans B.M. de Waal, Living Links, Yerkes National Primate Center, Atlanta, USA
“On the Possibility of Empathy in Other Animals”


Celsius - Prof Reinhard Genzel, Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics, Garching, Germany
“Massive Black Holes”

Linné - Prof. Jack W. Szostak, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
“The Transition from Chemical Evolution to Darwinian Evolution”


Celsius - Prof. Lennart Bengtsson, University of Reading, Reading UK and Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Hamburg, Germany
“The Modelling of the Climate System”

Linné - Prof. Douglas Schemske, Dept of Plant Biology, Michigan State University, USA
“Evolution in the Tropics: Dobzhansky Revisited”


Celsius - Prof. John B Pendry, The Blackett lab, London, UK
“The Perfect Lens: resolution beyond the limits of wavelength”

Linné - Prof. Venki Ramakrishnan, Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK
“The cell´s protein factory and how antibiotics sabotage it”


Celsius - Prof. Jean Serra, Centre de Morphologie Mathématique, Fontainebleau, France
“Mathematical Morphology and its Uses”

Linné - Prof. Jonathan Marks, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA
“Consider the Ape”


Celsius - Prof. Michele Parrinello, ETH Zurich, Centro Svizzero di Calcolo Scientifico (CSCS), Switzerland
"Computer simulation: a virtual microscope for physics and chemistry"

Linné - Prof. Keith John Beven, Department of Environmental Science, Institute of Environmental and Natural Sciences, Lancaster University, UK
"Environmental modelling: an uncertain future?"


Celsius - Prof. Ugo Amaldi, University of Milano Bicocca and TERA Foundation, Italy
"Particle accelerators: from fundamental research to cancer therapy"

Linné - Prof. Gerald F. Joyce, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, USA
"RNA Evolution and the Origin of Life"


Celsius - Prof. Mildred Dresselhaus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA.
"The Remarkable Structure and Properties of Carbon Nanothubes."

Linné - Prof Richard A. Fortey, FRS, The Natural History Museum, London, UK.
“Progression and Accident in the History of Life”


Celsius - Prof. Ahmed H. Zewail, California Institute of Technology, USA
“The Femtosecond Epoch of Chemistry, Physics and Biology”

Linné - Prof. Jared M. Diamond, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
“Why Did Human History Unfold Differently on Different Continents for the Last 13,000 Years?”


Celsius - Prof. Ho-Kwang Mao, Carnegie Institution of Washington, USA
“High Pressure - A New Dimension in Physical Science”

Linné - Dr. Robert Foley, University of Cambridge, England
“From Homo Sapiens (Linnaeus 1758) to the Naked Ape: the Human Species in Modern Evolutionary Perspective”


Celsius - Dr. Benoit Mandelbrot, IBM and Yale, USA
“The Many Faces of Fractals”

Linné - Dr. Carol J. Bult, University of Maine, USA
“From Information to Understanding: The Present and Future of Comparative Genomics”


Celsius - Prof. Jean-Marie Lehn, Collège de France, Paris and Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France
“Supramolecular Chemistry: Chemistry Beyond the Molecule”

Linné - Prof. Dianne Edwards, University of Wales, Cardiff, UK
“Exploring Early Terrestrial Ecosystems: Glimpses of a Brave New World”


Celsius - Dr. David Gross, Princeton University, USA
“Physics from 10-19 Degrees Celsius to 1019 Degrees Celsius”

Linné - Prof. Carl R. Woese, University of Illinois, USA
“Whither Microbiology”


Celsius - Prof. Herbert Walther, Max-Planck-Institut, München, Germany
“Experiments with Singel Atoms and the Investigation of Basic Quantum Phenomena”

Linné - Dr. Lynn Margulis, University of Massachusetts, USA
“Origins of Species: Evolution by Symbiosis”


Celsius - Prof. Giorgio Parisi, University of Rome II, Tor Vergata, Italy
“Attractor Neural Networks”

Linné - Prof Stephan Grossberg, Boston University, USA
“Neural Dynamics of Learning, Attention and Recognition”


Celsius - Prof. Gerhard 'tHooft, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands
“Can the Ultimate Laws of Nature be found?”

Linné - Prof. William S. Fyfe, University of Western Ontario, Canada
“Understanding the Life Support System: The Need for a New Science”


Celsius - Prof. Martin Rees, University of Cambridge, England
“The Emergence of Cosmic Structure of the Fate of Universe”

Linné - Prof. Daniels E. Koshland Jr, University of California, Berkeley, USA
“The Bochemical Basis of Memory”