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Science and Cinema

Argonne OutLoud Lecture Series
Marius Stan (EESA)
July 17, 2014 6:30PM to 8:00PM
Building 402

Marius Stan presents "Science and Cinema" at the next Argonne OutLoud Lecture Series Thursday, July 17, 2014, at the APS Auditorium.

The lecture will examine the unexpected connections between the two fields of science and cinema. The lecture is free, but registration is required.

  • 6:30-7 p.m.: Reception
  • 7-8 p.m.: Presentation and Q&A

About the Presenter

Marius Stan is a Senior Computational Energy Scientist whose research is aimed at discovering or designing materials, structures and device architectures for nuclear energy and energy storage. Stan has also played the character "Bogdan" the car wash owner from the Emmy Award-winning TV series Breaking Bad.

During his presentation, Stan will talk about scientists and artists as creators driven by curiosity. He will touch on the outstanding experimental and computational studies performed at Argonne in support of energy science and engineering. A number of Argonne results, especially in the area of computation and visualization, have unexpected links to cinema.

About Argonne OutLoud

Argonne OutLoud is a public lecture series that highlights the cutting-edge research taking place at Argonne and topics of interest to the community at large. Lectures are free and open to the public. Advance registration is required.