Physics reading Group: 2019-2020


Full Book List


Sapiens :A Brief History of Humankind - Harari(1st meeting)

Sync - Strogatz

Six Not-So-Easy Pieces - Feynman

The Case Against Reality - Hoffman

A Brief History of Time - Hawking

The Pleasure of Finding Things Out - Feynman

When Einstein Walked with Godel - Holt

Trespassing on Einstein’s Lawn - Gefter

Reinventing Gravity - Moffat

A Short History of Nearly Everything - Bryson

Cycles of Time - Penrose

Brain-Wise - Churchland

Reinventing Gravity - Moffat

The Sixth Extinction - Kolbert

Seven Brief Lessons on Physics - Rovelli

Reality is Not What it Seems - Rovelli

The Hidden Life of Trees - Wohlleben

The Trouble with Physics - Smolin

Probability, Statistics and Truth - von Mises

Not Even Wrong - Woit

The Dragons of Eden - Sagan


Where and When


1910 Public House 107 Main Street, Lilburn GA 30047 770-564-6911 -- THE MARKET TAPROOM -- The Market is a semi-private dining room attached to our main dining room that seats up to 15 for seated service or up to 25 for cocktail service.


Meetings


Meeting 1: Sunday November 17, 2019 at 5:00PM

Meeting 2: Sunday December 15, 2019 at 5:00PM

Present Members


William Christian
Jim Bitsko
Jennifer Harper
Bob Holt
Jeff Sellers
Bob Dorff
Deborah Dorff
Frank Gomez
Alan Wind
Mary Dent
Phillip Mitchem
Gene Ramsey
Ken Gibson
Naren Nagarur
Tom Carr
Barbara Mercker
Kathy Fiandaca
John Boccio, Organizer, Professor of Physics