The Physics of Star Wars

Love Star Wars? Interested in science? Explore what physics concepts have to say about lightsaber technology, interplanetary travel, alien species, and more.

Blommer Science Library, the Society of Physics Students, and the Georgetown University Astronomical Society will host a conversation with Georgetown’s Patrick Johnson (Department of Physics) and author of The Physics of Star Wars. All Georgetown community members are welcome. Enjoy refreshments, and bring your questions.

Have a great time, you will.

Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Pedro Arrupe, S.J. Hall, Multipurpose Room
37th and O St., N.W., Washington, D.C.

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Georgetown College, Physics



Patrick Johnson

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