FORA.tv Speaker - Ian Shipsey

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Biography

Dr. Ian Shipsey is the Julian Schwinger Distinguished Professor of Physics at Purdue University. He received a B.Sc. from Queen Mary, London in 1982 and a Ph.D. from the University of Edinburgh in 1986. He was a post doctoral fellow and research professor at Syracuse University before joining Purdue in 1990. For most of his career, Professor Shipsey has studied the fundamental particles known as quarks. He is the co-coordinator of the LHC Physics Center at Fermi National Laboratory near Chicago. He is also one of the nearly 3,000 members of the Compact Muon Solenoid Experiment (CMS) at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland.

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Big Bang 2.0 in Switzerland: Int'l Collaboration at CERN

03.25.10 | 00:04:50 min | 6 comments