• Lecture 1 — Intro to Crypto and Cryptocurrencies

    First lecture of the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency technologies online course. Course website: https://piazza.com/princeton/spring2015/btctech/home For the full experience, sign up via the link on that page. If you just want the lectures, simply subscribe to this channel. In this lecture (click the time to jump to the section): * Cryptographic hash functions 1:51 * Hash pointers and data structures 20:28 * Digital signatures 29:25 * Public keys as identities 39:04 * A simple cryptocurrency 44:39

    published: 16 Feb 2015
  • Princeton University lecture - "Religion and and Money"

    Dr. DeForest Soaries tells his personal story of how the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. influenced who he is and what he does today. Dr. Soaries describes the evolution from civil rights to financial freedom from the perspective of his 23 year experience as pastor of First Baptist Church in Somerset, NJ. This lecture gives background to his church's response to crass consumerism and propsperity theology.

    published: 20 Oct 2014
  • Lec 01 - Linear Algebra | Princeton University

    Review sessions given at Princeton University in Spring 2008 by Adrian Banner. To watch the entire course: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLGqzsq0erqU7w7ZrTZ-pWWk4-AOkiGEGp

    published: 16 Mar 2013
  • James "The Amazing" Randi Lecture at Princeton: The Search for the Chimera

    James "The Amazing" Randi in his visit to Princeton University in 2001, gives us his classic style of scientific scepticism mixed with his ability to expose the most irritating flaws in our society, and the fakers who push their tricks and gimmicks like a cheap drug. "The Amazing" Randi is the perfect mix of Science and Magic, a true conjurer of visual machinations that can fool our senses while, at the same time, explaining to us how our senses are fooled. In my opinion this is the best example of a "human mind debugger", he gets right into the machinations of analog tricks and sees how our brains mistakenly manifests them as a possible reality. Randi also teaches us that illusion and trickery may be comforting to the human mind, but truth is far much more wonderful as it shows us the ...

    published: 16 Jun 2012
  • Roger Penrose - Fashion, Faith and Fantasy - Lecture 1

    Roger Penrose gave a series of lectures (http://lectures.princeton.edu/2006/roger-penrose/) in Princeton in 2003 with the title: "Fashion, Faith and Fantasy in the New Physics of the Universe". Lecture 2 and lecture 3 can be found here: https://mediacentral.princeton.edu/search/searchkeyword/fashion%20faith Penrose summarizes lecture 1 as follows: "This lecture will concentrate on string theory and related ideas such as supersymmetry and the use of higher-dimensional spacetime. I try to assess the extent to which these ideas are based, in the absence of observational support, on plausible physical and mathematical desiderata and to what extent they are basically FASHION driven." In 2016 a related book was published: http://press.princeton.edu/titles/10664.html

    published: 15 Oct 2016
  • Princeton in Europe Lecture, Diarmaid MacCulloch "What if Arianism had won?"

    The fourth annual Princeton in Europe Lecture -- Professor Diarmaid MacCulloch asks 'What if Arianism had won?' The most noticeable and remarkable thing about Western Europe in what we call the Middle Ages is its cultural and religious unity, united by a common alignment with the Pope in Rome, and a common language for worship and scholarship. Western Europeans tend to take this united medieval phase of their history for granted, but it is unique in human history for a region to be so dominated by a single form of monotheistic religion and its accompanying culture for a thousand-year period. The dominance of the Church which looked to the Bishop of Rome was a freak in human experience, albeit a freak with profound consequences for the present day. With this exercise in counterfact...

    published: 15 Apr 2014
  • Princeton Lecture: Lessons from 30 Years of Innovation at IDEO

    April 23, 2014 - Building your Creative Confidence through Design Thinking: Lessons from 30 Years of Innovation at IDEO. Tim Brown and Tom Kelley of IDEO spoke at Princeton University as part of the G.S. Beckwith Gilbert '63 Lecture Series, hosted by the Keller Center. The talk was moderated by longtime global CEO, innovator and startup coach, Derek Lidow, who currently teaches design and entrepreneurship classes at Princeton. More information: http://bit.ly/1h6XtZY

    published: 05 May 2014
  • Minerva Lectures 2013 - Terence Tao Talk 1: Sets with few ordinary lines

    For more information please visit: http://math.princeton.edu/events/seminars/minerva-lectures/minerva-lecture-i-sets-few-ordinary-lines

    published: 24 May 2013
  • Juan Maldacena (Princeton), "Black Holes and the Structure of Spacetime" 03/21/201616

    Harvard Physics Morris Loeb Lecture Series in Physics: March 21, 2016: Colloquium. For more information on Loeb Lectures, see https://www.physics.harvard.edu/events/loeb

    published: 01 Apr 2016
  • Lecture 1 | The Fourier Transforms and its Applications

    Lecture by Professor Brad Osgood for the Electrical Engineering course, The Fourier Transforms and its Applications (EE 261). Professor Osgood provides an overview of the course, then begins lecturing on Fourier series. The Fourier transform is a tool for solving physical problems. In this course the emphasis is on relating the theoretical principles to solving practical engineering and science problems. Complete Playlist for the Course: http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=B24BC7956EE040CD EE 261 at Stanford University: http://eeclass.stanford.edu/ee261/ Stanford University: http://www.stanford.edu Stanford University Channel on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/stanford

    published: 03 Jul 2008
  • The Standard Model | Lecture 1

    The first in a series of 15 lectures on the standard model of particle physics, given by Paul Langacker of Princeton at the 2013-2014 PSI. This lecture covers the historical background of particle physics. If you're having trouble seeing the board at any point in the lectures, you can check out this pdf with snapshots of the board -- one shot for each change that occurs: http://pirsa.org/pdf/loadpdf.php?pirsa_number=14010008 These are NOT my videos! All rights, credit, etc. go to the Perimeter Institute, which can be found at the website linked to below) would be a nice addition. All the videos come from, and can be downloaded from in various formats and from previous years, the Perimeter Institute (where these lectures took place) website: http://perimeterscholars.org/444.html Before...

    published: 11 Oct 2014
  • TALL BUILDINGS LECTURES: Leslie Robertson

    Leslie Robertson is interviewed by Meg Lee '11 and Jasmine Low '11. Structure magazine describes Robertson as "a creative pioneer and visionary for new engineering concepts and applying computers in design," and says that his work "has greatly advanced the art and the science of structural engineering theory, not only for skyscrapers but also for long-span roofs, domes and bridges." This collection of talks on skyscrapers includes interviews with three giants in the field of structural engineering -- Bill Baker, Leslie Robertson, and Guy Nordenson -- as well as a lecture by David Billington on Fazlur Khan. The experts hold forth a wide range of subjects, from design inspiration to sustainability to cultural differences in building. These talks were sponsored by Princeton's department of...

    published: 05 Feb 2014
  • 1. Introduction

    Introduction to Theory of Literature (ENGL 300) In this first lecture, Professor Paul Fry explores the course's title in three parts. The relationship between theory and philosophy, the question of what literature is and does, and what constitutes an introduction are interrogated. The professor then situates the emergence of literary theory in the history of modern criticism and, through an analysis of major thinkers such as Marx, Nietzsche, and Freud, provides antecedents for twentieth-century theoretical developments. 00:00 - Chapter 1. Introduction 04:29 - Chapter 2. Theory and Philosophy 10:08 - Chapter 3. What Is Literature? 13:10 - Chapter 4. The Idea of an "Introduction" 18:11 - Chapter 5. Literary Theory and the History of Modern Criticism 32:10 - Chapter 6. The Hermeneu...

    published: 01 Sep 2009
  • Day 4: Theoretical Physics Session, Edward Witten

    09/10/2014. "Knots and Quantum Theory" by Edward Witten, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton

    published: 15 Oct 2014
  • Einstein in Princeton

    Albert Einstein (1879-1955) is the world's most famous theoretical physicist. He received the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1921. When Hitler came to power in 1933, Einstein was visiting the United States; he decided not to return to Germany. He settled in Princeton, New Jersey, becoming an American citizen in 1940. Einstein was a familiar figure about town on his bicycle. He embraced many causes, including nuclear disarmament and civil rights. He was affiliated with the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton until his death. "It Happened Here: New Jersey" is a production of Kean University, in partnership with the New Jersey Historical Commission. The series is narrated by Willie Geist. PCK Media is serving as producer of the series. For more information about this and other activities p...

    published: 12 May 2014
  • Albert Einstein in his office at Princeton University

    published: 28 Jun 2014
  • Bhargava 08/30/13

    published: 01 Oct 2014
  • Nobel lecture: F. Duncan M. Haldane, Nobel Laureate in Physics 2016

    Topological Quantum Matter by F. Duncan M. Haldane Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA F. Duncan M. Haldane delivered his Nobel Lecture on 8 December 2016 at the Aula Magna, Stockholm University.

    published: 11 Dec 2016
  • Brooke Holmes on the Sympathetic Cosmos (Lecture One)

    The Classics Department and the Humanities Division are pleased to present the University of Chicago Classics Lecture Series. This new lecture series showcases the most innovative new work in classical studies in the form of four lectures by a visiting mid-career scholar whose work is already transforming the discipline. Brooke Holmes of Princeton University was the first visitor in the fall of 2014 and delivered a series of lectures on the concept of sympathy in Greco-Roman antiquity. Nov. 4, 2014 If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to Classics-Department@uchicago.edu.

    published: 30 Dec 2014
  • Kurt Gödel Centenary Full Lectures from the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study

    My other Gödel videos start with: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B2DY8WvSOLU and my Georg Cantor videos start here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L26Ioa3WAtc http://garygeck.com for more info. Held at the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study Kurt Godel A Program to Mark the Centenary Year of the Birth of Kurt Gödel was held in Wolfensohn Hall at the Institute for Advanced Study on November 17, 2006. The program, which attracted some three-hundred people, consisted of talks aimed at a general audience on the life and work of Kurt Gödel (1906-1978) and his impact on mathematics, philosophy and computer science. Kurt Gödel was among the Institute's first Members in 1933-34, returning for further periods in the 1930s and 1940s before joining the Faculty in 1953. He remained at the In...

    published: 02 May 2012
  • Nima Arkani-Hamed Public Lecture: Quantum Mechanics and Spacetime in the 21st Century

    Dr. Nima Arkani-Hamed (Perimeter Institute and Institute for Advanced Study) delivers the second lecture of the 2014/15 Perimeter Institute Public Lecture Series, in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. Held at Perimeter Institute and webcast live worldwide on Nov. 6, 2014, Arkani-Hamed's lecture explores the exciting concepts of quantum mechanics and spacetime, and how our evolving understanding of their importance in fundamental physics will shape the field in the 21st Century. Perimeter Institute Public Lectures are held in the first week of each month. More information on Perimeter Public Lectures: http://ow.ly/DCYPc Join the conversation: @Perimeter #piLIVE

    published: 07 Nov 2014
  • Alexander Polyakov (Princeton University) Impossible Hyperbolae

    Alexander Polyakov (Princeton University) Impossible Hyperbolae

    published: 28 Feb 2016
  • Lec 02 - Multivariable Calculus | Princeton University

    Attention: Unfortunately, there is no recorded Lecture 1. The course starts with lecture 2. Review sessions given at Princeton University in Fall 2007 by Adrian Banner. To watch entire course, here is the playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLGqzsq0erqU7h6_bpE-CgJp4iX5aRju28

    published: 06 Mar 2013
  • Nobel Prize Lectures of Thomas Sargent and Christopher Sims

    Nobel Prize Lectures given in Stockholm. United States Then, Europe Now Thomas J. Sargent, New York University, New York, NY, USA Statistical Modeling of Monetary Policy and its Effects Christopher A. Sims, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA

    published: 08 Dec 2011
Lecture 1 — Intro to Crypto and Cryptocurrencies

Lecture 1 — Intro to Crypto and Cryptocurrencies

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First lecture of the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency technologies online course. Course website: https://piazza.com/princeton/spring2015/btctech/home For the full experience, sign up via the link on that page. If you just want the lectures, simply subscribe to this channel. In this lecture (click the time to jump to the section): * Cryptographic hash functions 1:51 * Hash pointers and data structures 20:28 * Digital signatures 29:25 * Public keys as identities 39:04 * A simple cryptocurrency 44:39
https://wn.com/Lecture_1_—_Intro_To_Crypto_And_Cryptocurrencies
Princeton University lecture - "Religion and and Money"

Princeton University lecture - "Religion and and Money"

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  • Updated: 20 Oct 2014
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Dr. DeForest Soaries tells his personal story of how the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. influenced who he is and what he does today. Dr. Soaries describes the evolution from civil rights to financial freedom from the perspective of his 23 year experience as pastor of First Baptist Church in Somerset, NJ. This lecture gives background to his church's response to crass consumerism and propsperity theology.
https://wn.com/Princeton_University_Lecture_Religion_And_And_Money
Lec 01 - Linear Algebra | Princeton University

Lec 01 - Linear Algebra | Princeton University

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Review sessions given at Princeton University in Spring 2008 by Adrian Banner. To watch the entire course: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLGqzsq0erqU7w7ZrTZ-pWWk4-AOkiGEGp
https://wn.com/Lec_01_Linear_Algebra_|_Princeton_University
James "The Amazing" Randi Lecture at Princeton: The Search for the Chimera

James "The Amazing" Randi Lecture at Princeton: The Search for the Chimera

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James "The Amazing" Randi in his visit to Princeton University in 2001, gives us his classic style of scientific scepticism mixed with his ability to expose the most irritating flaws in our society, and the fakers who push their tricks and gimmicks like a cheap drug. "The Amazing" Randi is the perfect mix of Science and Magic, a true conjurer of visual machinations that can fool our senses while, at the same time, explaining to us how our senses are fooled. In my opinion this is the best example of a "human mind debugger", he gets right into the machinations of analog tricks and sees how our brains mistakenly manifests them as a possible reality. Randi also teaches us that illusion and trickery may be comforting to the human mind, but truth is far much more wonderful as it shows us the machinations from the chaos, the sense as well as the awe in both the tricks and the real world. For several decades, Randi has gone on to expose hundreds of psychics and teach millions across the globe about how they could be fooled into believing in a system which could potentially make them vulnerable to trickery and perhaps psychical harm. Randi is not afraid to go against popular opinion, as shown in his battle against so-called psychic Uri Geller in the late 1970's and early 1980's. Randi has also gone against the bizarre practise of faith "healing" and contacting the deceased, and has exposed the cruel, callous and cynical nature of the people who claim to be performing "God's will", such as Peter Popoff. Randi has also warned us time and time again about the fraudulent practise that is homoeopathic medicine and how it is essentially water solution, dished out as hocus-pocus medicine. James Randi is the founder of The James Randi Educational Foundation, an organisation that attempts to bring reason to world by luring potential psychics into a trap, baited by a million dollar prize to prove their psychic "powers". "powers" here is a kind of vague term,as Randi knows, so the tests are usually on the so-called psychic's terms. No self-acclaimed psychic has ever won the prize. Whether or not some form of psychic power exists is still an open question, however many psychics often do not properly gauge their so-called skills and instead brag about them, hence scepticism about such claims should not be so strange to their ears. Unfortunately the vast amount of psychic powers they have seem to remove all self-esteem as many psychics are often uneasy about Randi's reasonable request and attractive reward. Regardless, psychic frauds come and go in droves but there will only ever be one James "The Amazing" Randi. Enjoy this lecture and help share his noble message of skepticism and critical thinking of irrational claims.
https://wn.com/James_The_Amazing_Randi_Lecture_At_Princeton_The_Search_For_The_Chimera
Roger Penrose - Fashion, Faith and Fantasy - Lecture 1

Roger Penrose - Fashion, Faith and Fantasy - Lecture 1

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Roger Penrose gave a series of lectures (http://lectures.princeton.edu/2006/roger-penrose/) in Princeton in 2003 with the title: "Fashion, Faith and Fantasy in the New Physics of the Universe". Lecture 2 and lecture 3 can be found here: https://mediacentral.princeton.edu/search/searchkeyword/fashion%20faith Penrose summarizes lecture 1 as follows: "This lecture will concentrate on string theory and related ideas such as supersymmetry and the use of higher-dimensional spacetime. I try to assess the extent to which these ideas are based, in the absence of observational support, on plausible physical and mathematical desiderata and to what extent they are basically FASHION driven." In 2016 a related book was published: http://press.princeton.edu/titles/10664.html
https://wn.com/Roger_Penrose_Fashion,_Faith_And_Fantasy_Lecture_1
Princeton in Europe Lecture, Diarmaid MacCulloch "What if Arianism had won?"

Princeton in Europe Lecture, Diarmaid MacCulloch "What if Arianism had won?"

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The fourth annual Princeton in Europe Lecture -- Professor Diarmaid MacCulloch asks 'What if Arianism had won?' The most noticeable and remarkable thing about Western Europe in what we call the Middle Ages is its cultural and religious unity, united by a common alignment with the Pope in Rome, and a common language for worship and scholarship. Western Europeans tend to take this united medieval phase of their history for granted, but it is unique in human history for a region to be so dominated by a single form of monotheistic religion and its accompanying culture for a thousand-year period. The dominance of the Church which looked to the Bishop of Rome was a freak in human experience, albeit a freak with profound consequences for the present day. With this exercise in counterfactual history, Diarmaid MacCulloch draws on his experience of writing and filming an overview history of Christianity to consider how easily matters might have been different in the Christian West. He identifies Martin of Tours as a key figure, but also speculates on the perfectly plausible event of an Arian outcome to Western Christianity's emergence from the ruins of the Western Roman Empire. For more information about this Lecture Series: http://press.princeton.edu/europe/content/pages/board/events/
https://wn.com/Princeton_In_Europe_Lecture,_Diarmaid_Macculloch_What_If_Arianism_Had_Won
Princeton Lecture: Lessons from 30 Years of Innovation at IDEO

Princeton Lecture: Lessons from 30 Years of Innovation at IDEO

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April 23, 2014 - Building your Creative Confidence through Design Thinking: Lessons from 30 Years of Innovation at IDEO. Tim Brown and Tom Kelley of IDEO spoke at Princeton University as part of the G.S. Beckwith Gilbert '63 Lecture Series, hosted by the Keller Center. The talk was moderated by longtime global CEO, innovator and startup coach, Derek Lidow, who currently teaches design and entrepreneurship classes at Princeton. More information: http://bit.ly/1h6XtZY
https://wn.com/Princeton_Lecture_Lessons_From_30_Years_Of_Innovation_At_Ideo
Minerva Lectures 2013 - Terence Tao Talk 1: Sets with few ordinary lines

Minerva Lectures 2013 - Terence Tao Talk 1: Sets with few ordinary lines

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  • Updated: 24 May 2013
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For more information please visit: http://math.princeton.edu/events/seminars/minerva-lectures/minerva-lecture-i-sets-few-ordinary-lines
https://wn.com/Minerva_Lectures_2013_Terence_Tao_Talk_1_Sets_With_Few_Ordinary_Lines
Juan Maldacena (Princeton), "Black Holes and the Structure of Spacetime" 03/21/201616

Juan Maldacena (Princeton), "Black Holes and the Structure of Spacetime" 03/21/201616

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Harvard Physics Morris Loeb Lecture Series in Physics: March 21, 2016: Colloquium. For more information on Loeb Lectures, see https://www.physics.harvard.edu/events/loeb
https://wn.com/Juan_Maldacena_(Princeton),_Black_Holes_And_The_Structure_Of_Spacetime_03_21_201616
Lecture 1 | The Fourier Transforms and its Applications

Lecture 1 | The Fourier Transforms and its Applications

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Lecture by Professor Brad Osgood for the Electrical Engineering course, The Fourier Transforms and its Applications (EE 261). Professor Osgood provides an overview of the course, then begins lecturing on Fourier series. The Fourier transform is a tool for solving physical problems. In this course the emphasis is on relating the theoretical principles to solving practical engineering and science problems. Complete Playlist for the Course: http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=B24BC7956EE040CD EE 261 at Stanford University: http://eeclass.stanford.edu/ee261/ Stanford University: http://www.stanford.edu Stanford University Channel on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/stanford
https://wn.com/Lecture_1_|_The_Fourier_Transforms_And_Its_Applications
The Standard Model | Lecture 1

The Standard Model | Lecture 1

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The first in a series of 15 lectures on the standard model of particle physics, given by Paul Langacker of Princeton at the 2013-2014 PSI. This lecture covers the historical background of particle physics. If you're having trouble seeing the board at any point in the lectures, you can check out this pdf with snapshots of the board -- one shot for each change that occurs: http://pirsa.org/pdf/loadpdf.php?pirsa_number=14010008 These are NOT my videos! All rights, credit, etc. go to the Perimeter Institute, which can be found at the website linked to below) would be a nice addition. All the videos come from, and can be downloaded from in various formats and from previous years, the Perimeter Institute (where these lectures took place) website: http://perimeterscholars.org/444.html Before attacking these topics, it would be wise have first have familiarity with quantum field theory. Excellent lectures on these topics given by David Tong (of Cambridge) and Francois David at the Perimeter Institute in 2009 and 2011, respectively, can be seen here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLCFDAC024C6B67171&fea­ture=plcp https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLNhSjK9aGXjoc6EhKcaLMYpafw0ROmR1w&feature=mh_lolz For more resources on the material presented here itself, you can check out the wonderful lectures by Leonard Susskind at Stanford: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL8BCB4981DD1A0108 Langacker also has a book on the standard model that can be found here: http://www.crcpress.com/product/isbn/9781420079067 Also be sure to check out his website for the book, which has corrections, lecture notes, homework problems, exams, etc: http://www.sns.ias.edu/~pgl/SMB/ Moreover, if you can't buy the above book, or don't have access to a library, you can check out the (much shorter) notes for his TASI2008 lectures: http://arxiv.org/abs/0901.0241 Lastly, you can also check out these texts: http://www.cambridge.org/tw/academic/subjects/physics/theoretical-physics-and-mathematical-physics/quantum-field-theory-and-standard-model http://www.cambridge.org/tw/academic/subjects/physics/particle-physics-and-nuclear-physics/modern-particle-physics
https://wn.com/The_Standard_Model_|_Lecture_1
TALL BUILDINGS LECTURES: Leslie Robertson

TALL BUILDINGS LECTURES: Leslie Robertson

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Leslie Robertson is interviewed by Meg Lee '11 and Jasmine Low '11. Structure magazine describes Robertson as "a creative pioneer and visionary for new engineering concepts and applying computers in design," and says that his work "has greatly advanced the art and the science of structural engineering theory, not only for skyscrapers but also for long-span roofs, domes and bridges." This collection of talks on skyscrapers includes interviews with three giants in the field of structural engineering -- Bill Baker, Leslie Robertson, and Guy Nordenson -- as well as a lecture by David Billington on Fazlur Khan. The experts hold forth a wide range of subjects, from design inspiration to sustainability to cultural differences in building. These talks were sponsored by Princeton's department of civil and environmental engineering.
https://wn.com/Tall_Buildings_Lectures_Leslie_Robertson
1. Introduction

1. Introduction

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Introduction to Theory of Literature (ENGL 300) In this first lecture, Professor Paul Fry explores the course's title in three parts. The relationship between theory and philosophy, the question of what literature is and does, and what constitutes an introduction are interrogated. The professor then situates the emergence of literary theory in the history of modern criticism and, through an analysis of major thinkers such as Marx, Nietzsche, and Freud, provides antecedents for twentieth-century theoretical developments. 00:00 - Chapter 1. Introduction 04:29 - Chapter 2. Theory and Philosophy 10:08 - Chapter 3. What Is Literature? 13:10 - Chapter 4. The Idea of an "Introduction" 18:11 - Chapter 5. Literary Theory and the History of Modern Criticism 32:10 - Chapter 6. The Hermeneutics of Suspicion Complete course materials are available at the Open Yale Courses website: http://open.yale.edu/courses This course was recorded in Spring 2009.
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Day 4: Theoretical Physics Session, Edward Witten

Day 4: Theoretical Physics Session, Edward Witten

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  • Updated: 15 Oct 2014
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Einstein in Princeton

Einstein in Princeton

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Albert Einstein (1879-1955) is the world's most famous theoretical physicist. He received the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1921. When Hitler came to power in 1933, Einstein was visiting the United States; he decided not to return to Germany. He settled in Princeton, New Jersey, becoming an American citizen in 1940. Einstein was a familiar figure about town on his bicycle. He embraced many causes, including nuclear disarmament and civil rights. He was affiliated with the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton until his death. "It Happened Here: New Jersey" is a production of Kean University, in partnership with the New Jersey Historical Commission. The series is narrated by Willie Geist. PCK Media is serving as producer of the series. For more information about this and other activities planned for New Jersey's 350th Anniversary, visit www.officialnj350.com.
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Albert Einstein in his office at Princeton University

Albert Einstein in his office at Princeton University

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Bhargava 08/30/13

Bhargava 08/30/13

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Nobel lecture: F. Duncan M. Haldane, Nobel Laureate in Physics 2016

Nobel lecture: F. Duncan M. Haldane, Nobel Laureate in Physics 2016

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Topological Quantum Matter by F. Duncan M. Haldane Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA F. Duncan M. Haldane delivered his Nobel Lecture on 8 December 2016 at the Aula Magna, Stockholm University.
https://wn.com/Nobel_Lecture_F._Duncan_M._Haldane,_Nobel_Laureate_In_Physics_2016
Brooke Holmes on the Sympathetic Cosmos (Lecture One)

Brooke Holmes on the Sympathetic Cosmos (Lecture One)

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  • Updated: 30 Dec 2014
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The Classics Department and the Humanities Division are pleased to present the University of Chicago Classics Lecture Series. This new lecture series showcases the most innovative new work in classical studies in the form of four lectures by a visiting mid-career scholar whose work is already transforming the discipline. Brooke Holmes of Princeton University was the first visitor in the fall of 2014 and delivered a series of lectures on the concept of sympathy in Greco-Roman antiquity. Nov. 4, 2014 If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to Classics-Department@uchicago.edu.
https://wn.com/Brooke_Holmes_On_The_Sympathetic_Cosmos_(Lecture_One)
Kurt Gödel Centenary Full Lectures from the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study

Kurt Gödel Centenary Full Lectures from the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study

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  • Updated: 02 May 2012
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My other Gödel videos start with: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B2DY8WvSOLU and my Georg Cantor videos start here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L26Ioa3WAtc http://garygeck.com for more info. Held at the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study Kurt Godel A Program to Mark the Centenary Year of the Birth of Kurt Gödel was held in Wolfensohn Hall at the Institute for Advanced Study on November 17, 2006. The program, which attracted some three-hundred people, consisted of talks aimed at a general audience on the life and work of Kurt Gödel (1906-1978) and his impact on mathematics, philosophy and computer science. Kurt Gödel was among the Institute's first Members in 1933-34, returning for further periods in the 1930s and 1940s before joining the Faculty in 1953. He remained at the Institute until his death in 1978. Lectures on this video: "At Odds with the Zeitgeist: Kurt Gödel's Life and Work" John W. Dawson, Jr., The Pennsylvania State University [He talks about the Leibniz conspiracy at around: 36:00 ] Panel Discussion with Speakers starts at: 40:00 Moderated by Juliette Kennedy, University of Helsinki "Kurt Gödel and Computer Science" starts at 01:19:43 Avi Wigderson, Institute for Advanced Study Karl Sigmund (University of Vienna) starts at 01:57:40 "The Nature and Significance of Gödel's Incompleteness Theorems" starts at 02:13:49 Solomon Feferman, Stanford University
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Nima Arkani-Hamed Public Lecture: Quantum Mechanics and Spacetime in the 21st Century

Nima Arkani-Hamed Public Lecture: Quantum Mechanics and Spacetime in the 21st Century

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Dr. Nima Arkani-Hamed (Perimeter Institute and Institute for Advanced Study) delivers the second lecture of the 2014/15 Perimeter Institute Public Lecture Series, in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. Held at Perimeter Institute and webcast live worldwide on Nov. 6, 2014, Arkani-Hamed's lecture explores the exciting concepts of quantum mechanics and spacetime, and how our evolving understanding of their importance in fundamental physics will shape the field in the 21st Century. Perimeter Institute Public Lectures are held in the first week of each month. More information on Perimeter Public Lectures: http://ow.ly/DCYPc Join the conversation: @Perimeter #piLIVE
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Alexander Polyakov (Princeton University) Impossible Hyperbolae

Alexander Polyakov (Princeton University) Impossible Hyperbolae

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  • Updated: 28 Feb 2016
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Lec 02 - Multivariable Calculus | Princeton University

Lec 02 - Multivariable Calculus | Princeton University

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  • Updated: 06 Mar 2013
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Attention: Unfortunately, there is no recorded Lecture 1. The course starts with lecture 2. Review sessions given at Princeton University in Fall 2007 by Adrian Banner. To watch entire course, here is the playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLGqzsq0erqU7h6_bpE-CgJp4iX5aRju28
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Nobel Prize Lectures of Thomas Sargent and Christopher Sims

Nobel Prize Lectures of Thomas Sargent and Christopher Sims

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  • Updated: 08 Dec 2011
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