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Michigan Summer Symposium in Theoretical Physics

 
 
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By Joel Seewald, December 8, 2016
1. Michigan Summer Symposium in Theoretical Physics Marker
Inscription. This plaque honors the Michigan Summer Symposium in Theoretical Physics, 1928-1941, under the leadership of Harrison Randall. During this period virtually every world-renowned physicist lectured at the symposium, which played a critical role in helping America achieve international status in theoretical physics.

Historic Physics Site, Register of Historic Sites
 
Erected by American Physical Society.
 
Location. 42° 16.603′ N, 83° 44.163′ W. Marker is in Ann Arbor, Michigan, in Washtenaw County. Marker is on 450 Church Street 0.1 miles west of Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is at the southeast entrance to the Randall Laboratory building at the University of Michigan. Marker is in this post office area: Ann Arbor MI 48109, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Medical Buildings (within shouting distance of this marker); East University Avenue Campus Boundary (within shouting distance of this marker); The Denison Archway (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Engineering at Michigan (about 500 feet away); The Corners of South University and East University Avenues
Michigan Summer Symposium in Theoretical Physics Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, December 8, 2016
2. Michigan Summer Symposium in Theoretical Physics Marker
The marker is to the left of the base of the steps at the southeast entrance to the Randall Laboratory building.
(about 500 feet away); Social and Political Change on South University (about 600 feet away); William L. Clements Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); Martha Cook Building (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ann Arbor.
 
Also see . . .  Summer Symposium in Theoretical Physics. American Physical Society web page about the Summer Symposium series. (Submitted on December 16, 2016, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.) 
 
Categories. Science & Medicine
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 16, 2016, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 134 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 16, 2016, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.
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