Colloquium | September 23 | 4:15 p.m. | LeConte Hall, 1 LeConte
Dr. Markus Meister, Caltech
In the field of engineering, dimensionless numbers frequently help to characterize the state of a system. I will present a series of vignettes about unusually large dimensionless numbers that arise in brain science. These can indicate issues that are poorly understood, and in some cases clearly misunderstood.