Copernicus Center Lecture 2012

2012 Copernicus Center Lecture, "On the nature of cosmology today," will be delivered by George F. R. Ellis. He is a cosmologist, mathematician, philosopher of science as well as researcher of the relationship between science and religion, currently Emeritus Distinguished Professor of Complex Systems in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Cape Town in South Africa.

Copernicus Center Lecture 2012 will be held on the first day of the Conference in the Aula of the Polish Academy of Arts and Sciences, Sławkowska Str. 17, Kraków.

Previous Lectures

Copernicus Center Lecture 2011
Joseph LeDoux, Our emotional brains
Copernicus Center Lecture 2010
Sir Roger Penrose, Aeons before the Big Bang
Copernicus Center Lecture 2009
Francisco Ayala, Evolution of the Universe - Evolution of Life

Participants

George F.R. Ellis (University of Cape Town)

Julian Barbour (University of Oxford)

Mariusz Dąbrowski (Szczecin University)

Bogdan Dembiński (University of Silesia)

Willem Drees (Leiden University)

Michał Heller (Pontifical University of John Paul II)

Marek Kuś (Polish Academy of Sciences)

Jerzy Lewandowski (University of Warsaw)

Derek Raine (University of Leicester)

Andrzej Sitarz (Jagiellonian University)

Andrzej Sołtan (Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Center)

William Stoeger (Vatican Observatory)

Thomas Tracy (Bates College)

Jean-Philippe Uzan (Astrophysics Institute of Paris)