- Sunday, November 3rd, 10:45 am to 11:45 am
- Century Ballroom A
- George M. WhitesidesWoodford L. and Ann A. Flowers university professor, Harvard University
Sir William Bragg is said to have said: “The important thing in science is not so much to obtain new facts as to discover new ways of thinking about them.” Having worked at the frontier of one of the most complex of the sciences, chemistry, George M. Whitesides has launched an effort Bragg would applaud: peeling back the layers of complexity in modern science to discern the scientific meaning of simplicity and thus to discover new scientific methods and approaches to invention.
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