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Science and Society Conference

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2016-00037

Content Description

The Science and Society Conference DVD collection consists of 5 discs. Disc 1 features welcome and introduction remarks, and Caltech: A Personal Perspective featuring Dr. Ahmed H. Zewail. Disc 2 features The End of Disease? presented by Dr. Roger Kornberg, and The Future of Medicine presented by Dr. David Baltimore. Disc 3 features The Future of Quantum Physics presented by Dr. H. Jeff Kimble, and Time, Einstein, and the Coolest Stuff in the Universe presented by Dr. William D. Phillips. Disc 4 features Inequality and World Economics presented by Dr. A. Michael Spence, The Future of Space Exploration presented by Dr. Charles Elachi, and closing remarks by Dr. Thomas F. Rosenbaum. Disc 5 features Gala dinner honoring Nobel Laureate Ahmed Zewail. Approximately 10 recordings available in 2 formats: DVD and LTO 7, which contains camera masters and ProRes master files of symposium.

Acquisition Type



Academic Media Technologies

Restrictions Apply


Access Restrictions

Release forms on file. Exception: Dr. Ahmed H. Zewail. Per Leslie Maxfield at AMT, Zewail did not sign a release and he did not want distribution of his segments.


  • 2016-02-26



5 videodiscs : 5 discs

1 computer tape cartridges (LTO-7) : Master ProRes files