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Watch Professor Gombosi’s DUP Lecture Online

Posted: March 9, 2015

Watch Professor Gombosi’s DUP Lecture Online

Professor Tamas Gombosi’s Distinguished University Professorship Lecture is available to watch on YouTube.

This talk follows Gombosi’s scientific journey from the study of galactic cosmic rays through the investigation of the plasma environments of comets, Venus, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter and Saturn to the investigation of the impact of solar storms on our technological systems.

In addition to scientific aspects, the importance of mentoring and supporting students and early career scientists is also discussed.

A special aspect of Gombosi’s career is his transition from Communist Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union to the University of Michigan. This transition will also be described and put in historical perspective.

To watch this lecture, please visit YouTube or click the box below.

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