Lawrence Krauss will speak at 7:30 p.m. 24 February in the Reilly Room of the Atherton Union on the campus of Butler University, Indianapolis, as part of the 2009-2010 J. James Woods Lectures in the Sciences and Mathematics.
Krauss is professor of physics and director of the Origins Initiative at Arizona State University. A renowned theoretical physicist, Krauss is also a best-selling author. His seven popular books — including The Physics of Star Trek, Quintessence and Hiding in the Mirror — help make key theories and questions in modern physics accessible to lay readers. Krauss frequently writes for magazines and newspapers, including The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal.