Lecture by Dr. Sidney Perkowitz, Candler Professor of Physics Emeritus, Emory University.
This lecture complements the exhibition “OPTIC CHIASM: The Crossing Over of Art & Science.”
Sidney Perkowitz is that rare blend of scientist and artist—a whole-brain thinker. As the Charles Howard Candler Professor of Physics at Emory University, he pursued research on the properties of matter and has produced more than 100 scientific papers and books. He has been funded by most major governmental agencies and has served as a consultant to industry and to the US and foreign governments.