December 4th, 2014

Auditorium Bruno Touschek
Laboratori Nazionali di Frascati, INFN


The Bruno Touschek Memorial Lectures (BTML) were established in 1987 to honor the life and works of Bruno Touschek (see FPS, Vol.33). The Lectures have been continued in the last few years with distinguished scientists lecturing on important innovative research topics and historical perspectives.

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The BTML are dedicated in 2014 to muon colliders and Higgs factories, with Carlo Rubbia talking on “A complete demonstrator of a muon cooled Higgs factory”. It will be held in the INFN National Laboratory of Frascati on December 4th, starting at 11:00.

The close 40th anniversary of the observation of the J/ψ particle at Frascati will be also recalled by Giorgio Bellettini, director of the Laboratory at that time.

The event will close with a lecture, in Italian, dedicated to the general public, at 5:00 pm, given, by Giovanni Bignami, President of INAF, who will talk on the "Gamma Ray Universe".