Cosmic Tennis

Presenter Full Name
Dr. Roger Blandford
Award Recipient
Crafoord Prize
Stanford University
Year & Semester
2005 Spring
Presentation Date
February 15, 2005

Dr. Roger Blandford of Stanford University will describe how physicists observe Ultra High Energy Cosmic Rays with energies as great as those of a well-struck tennis ball and how astrophysicists are trying to explain how they are accelerated.