James Tour at Waterloo: Two Lectures on Nanotech & God

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CSCA folks in the Waterloo area may be interested to attend these lectures by Professor James Tour (Rice University) as part of the 2016 Pascal Lectures on Christianity and the University.

Professor James Tour is a synthetic organic chemist.  Tour has over 590 research publications and over 100 patents. He has been cited over
61,000 times. Tour was named among “The 50 Most Influential Scientists in the World Today” by TheBestSchools.org in 2014; listed in “The World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds” by Thomson Reuters ScienceWatch.com in 2014. James Tour has also spoken widely on God, Christ, and the Bible, an area of great personal interest.  (Source)

Series Title: Nanotechnology & God

“THE NANOTECHNOLOGIST AND GOD”

Wednesday, March 2, 2016: 7:30 PM

Location: STC 1012

“THE ORIGIN OF LIFE: AN INSIDE STORY”

Thursday, March 3, 2016: 7:30 PM

Location: STC 1012

In addition to these two lectures, Tour will be offering two seminars:

  • “Nanotechnology: From Science to Industry”
    • Thursday March 3, 9:30 am, AL 113
  • “Propelling Your Career”

Parking is available in Lot M (Columbia St. entrance, coin and card $6.00) and Lot H (Univ. Ave entrance, card only $5). See uwaterloo.ca/map and click on “parking” and “visitor parking.”