Appendix

Second Annual Frontiers of Science Symposium Program

Topic: ASTROPHYSICS

Margaret Geller and Larry Smarr, Organizers

SPEAKER:

Tony Tyson, AT&T Bell Laboratories

TITLE:

Imaging the Distant Universe: Galaxies and Dark Matter

DISCUSSANTS:

S.G. Djorgovski, California Institute of Technology

David Koo, University of California, Santa Cruz

Edmund Bertschinger, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Jill Bechtold, University of Arizona, Tucson

Topic: ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE

Larry Smarr, Organizer

SPEAKER:

Gregory McRae, Carnegie Mellon University

TITLE:

Using Supercomputing and Visualization in Los Angeles Smog Simulation

DISCUSSANTS:

Alan Lloyd, South Coast Air Quality Management District, El Monte, California

Arthur Winer, University of California, Los Angeles

NOTE: Topics are listed in alphabetic order.



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Science at the Frontier: Volume I Appendix Second Annual Frontiers of Science Symposium Program Topic: ASTROPHYSICS Margaret Geller and Larry Smarr, Organizers SPEAKER: Tony Tyson, AT&T Bell Laboratories TITLE: Imaging the Distant Universe: Galaxies and Dark Matter DISCUSSANTS: S.G. Djorgovski, California Institute of Technology David Koo, University of California, Santa Cruz Edmund Bertschinger, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Jill Bechtold, University of Arizona, Tucson Topic: ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE Larry Smarr, Organizer SPEAKER: Gregory McRae, Carnegie Mellon University TITLE: Using Supercomputing and Visualization in Los Angeles Smog Simulation DISCUSSANTS: Alan Lloyd, South Coast Air Quality Management District, El Monte, California Arthur Winer, University of California, Los Angeles NOTE: Topics are listed in alphabetic order.

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Science at the Frontier: Volume I Topic: COMPUTATION Larry Smarr, Organizer SPEAKER: William Press, Harvard University TITLE: Unexpected Scientific Computing DISCUSSANTS: Jean Taylor, Rutgers University Stephen Wolfram, Wolfram Research Alan Huang, AT&T Bell Laboratories Topic: DYNAMICAL SYSTEMS William Thurston, Organizer SPEAKER: John Hubbard, Cornell University TITLE: Chaos, Determinism, and Information DISCUSSANTS: Robert Devaney, Boston University Steven Krantz, Washington University Curt McMullen, University of California, Berkeley Topic: GENE REGULATION Eric Lander, Organizer SPEAKER: Robert Tjian, University of California, Berkeley TITLE: Gene Regulation in Animal Cells: Transcription Factors and Mechanisms DISCUSSANTS: Arnold Berk, University of California, Los Angeles Douglas Hanahan, University of California, San Francisco Kevin Struhl, Harvard Medical School Ruth Lehmann, Whitehead Institute for Biological Research Topic: GEOLOGY Raymond Jeanloz and Susan Kieffer, Organizers SPEAKER: David Stevenson, California Institute of Technology TITLE: How the Earth Works: Techniques for Understanding the Dynamics and Structure of Planets

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Science at the Frontier: Volume I DISCUSSANTS: Jeremy Bloxham, Harvard University Michael Gurnis, University of Michigan Russell Hemley, Carnegie Institution of Washington Marcia McNutt, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Topic: MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING Peter Dervan, Organizer SPEAKER: William Bradley, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center TITLE: Clinical Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Spectroscopy DISCUSSANTS: David Stark, Massachusetts General Hospital Robert Balaban, National Institutes of Health Graeme Bydder, Royal Post-Graduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hospital John Crues III, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Topic: NEURAL NETWORKS Peter Dervan, ;Organizer SPEAKER: Christof Koch, California Institute of Technology TITLE: Visual Motion: From Computational Analysis to Neural Networks and Perception DISCUSSANTS: Paul Adams, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, SUNY at Stony Brook James Bower, California Institute of Technology Terrence Sejnowski, Salk Institute Shimon Ullman, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Topic: PHOTOSYNTHESIS Peter Dervan, Organizer SPEAKER: Mark Wrighton, Massachusetts Institute of Technology TITLE: Photosynthesis—Real and Artificial

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Science at the Frontier: Volume I DISCUSSANTS: Nathan Lewis, California Institute of Technology Thomas Mallouk, University of Texas, Austin George McLendon, University of Rochester Douglas Rees, California Institute of Technology Topic: PHYSICS Orlando Alvarez, David Nelson, Raphael Kasper, Organizers SPEAKER: Peter Bancel, IBM Corporation, Yorktown Heights TITLE: Icosahedral Quasicrystals SPEAKER: Alex Zettl, University of California, Berkeley TITLE: High-Temperature Superconductivity DISCUSSANTS: Daniel Fisher, Harvard University Peter Gammel, AT&T Bell Laboratories Duncan Haldane, University of California, La Jolla Paul Steinhardt, University of Pennsylvania