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Dr. Philip Kesten, Santa Clara University


Albany, NY – In today's Academic Minute, Dr. Philip Kesten of Santa Clara University explores the physics of Star Trek.

Dr. Kesten is associate professor of physics and associate provost for undergraduate studies. He earned a Ph.D. in high energy particle physics from the University of Michigan.

Dr. Kesten has been at Santa Clara since 1990. He was a member of the experimental collaboration at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory that announced the discovery of the top quark in 1994.

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Music: The City Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra - Life's a Dream (Star Trek V: The Final Frontier Theme)

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