Texas Chautauqua: "Beauty in Science"

Join us for a selection of mini-seminars by  UT Austin professors showcasing the intertwined nature of beauty and science—as manifested in the mathematics of DNA coiling, our perception of the cosmos, and more.

Scheduled Presentations:
"Peeking into Your Inner Beauty" by Dr. Arturo De Lozanne, Department of Molecular Biosciences

"The Light through The Clouds" by Professor Josh Roebke, Institute for Historical Studies

"Astronomy: Beauty Is in The Mind of The Beholder" By Dr. J. Craig Wheeler, Department of Astronomy

"Biomimicry: The Beauty of Performance Textiles" by Professor Luisa Gil Fandino, Division of Textiles and Apparel

"To Be or Knot to Be" by Dr. Jennifer Austin, Department of Mathematics


Hosted by the Polymathic Scholars Honors Program, College of Natural Sciences: https://cns.utexas.edu/honors/honors-programs-center/polymathic


Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Student Activity Center (SAC), 2.412 Ballroom South
2201 SPEEDWAY, Austin, Texas 78712

Event Type

Arts & Humanities, Campus & Community, Science & Tech


College of Natural Sciences

Target Audience

Students, Faculty, General Public



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