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Professor Joel Lebowitz for leading 100th Statistical Mechanics Conference

An article honoring Professor Joel Lebowitz for leading 100th Statistical Mechanics Conference appeared in the Rutgers FOCUS in October 2008.

When Joel Lebowitz presided over the next Statistical Mechanics Conference on Rutgers' Busch Campus recently, it marked the 100th time he has led this tightly knit gathering of scientists, whose specialized work reaches into fields as diverse as chemistry, physics, biology, and economics.

Lebowitz, the George William Hill Professor of Mathematics and Physics on the New Brunswick Campus, began the series of twice-yearly meetings while at Stevens Institute of Technology in 1959, decades before his 1977 arrival at Rutgers..... To read entire article click HERE.