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  • Jewels in Spectroscopy

    A special scientific symposium to honor
    Professor Takeshi Oka

    The University of Chicago
    The Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics,
    The Department of Chemistry,
    and The Enrico Fermi Institute

    June 21, 2003


    9:00 AM Kent Chemical Laboratory

    2010, A NanoSpace Odyssey
    Harry Kroto, Sussex

    Semiconductor Nanocrystal Quantum Dots
    Moungi Bawendi, MIT

    Parahydrogen Crystal, a Jewel in Ultrahigh Resolution Spectroscopy
    Takamasa Momose, Kyoto University (Japan)

    H3+:  A Beautiful Jewel of Nature
    Ben McCall, University of California, Berkley

    The Diffuse Interstellar Bands:  Treasure Chest or Coal Bin?
    Don York, The University of Chicago

    Electronic Spectroscopy of Carbon Chains and Their Relevance to Astrophysics
    John P. Maier, University of Basel

    6:00 PM Ida Noyes Hall

    Reception and Dinner (casual attire)
    Bill Klemperer, Harvard University, After-dinner speaker

    Posters will be displayed throughout the day, just outside the lecture hall.  The Poster Abstract Booklet is available as an Adobe pdf file.

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