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The puzzles of dark matter, dark energy and the nature of the early universe demand a joint venture between cosmology and particle physics. The Center for Particle Cosmology provides an incubator for such research, fostering the development of new theoretical approaches, grounded in the current epoch of remarkable experimental progress.


2015 Rittenhouse Lecturer: Adam Riess

Nobel laureate Adam Riess, of Johns Hopkins University and the Space Telescope Science Institute, will deliver the Rittenhouse Lecture on November 18, 2015.

2014 Elon Musk Lecturer: Saul Perlmutter

The 2014 Elon Musk Public Lecture took place on Friday, October 31, 2014 and was delivered by Saul Perlmutter, Astrophysicist and Professor, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and University of California, Berkeley
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