Caltech Y Fall Friends Dinner with Dr. Spiros Michalakis

The Caltech Y Presents Dr. Spiros Michalakis - Being Number One

After attending the top high school in Greece, graduating from one of the top universities in the world and solving one of the hardest problems in science and moving to Caltech as a postdoc, Spyridon (Spiros) had a crisis of faith. He lost faith in himself. What built him back up was not the pursuit of a Nobel Prize. It was outreach to kids in East LA. Join us to hear his journey.

Read about Sprios' Hollywood adventure as the scientific consultant of Ant-Man and his latest accomplishment in solving one of the world's most challenging problems in mathematical physics:  Researcher helps crack decades-old math problem , The Science (and the Scientists) Behind 'Ant-Man'

Date: November 29, 2018

Time: 6:00 PM

Venue: The Athenaeum 551 South Hill Ave. Pasadena

Cost: $85 per person 

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RSVP is requested by November 19, 2018. For more information or to register over the phone, please contact us at (626) 395-6163 or caltechy@caltech.edu