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Multiverse 2019 Schedule :: Clifford Murphy

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Clifford Murphy

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Dr. Clifford Murphy is a professor of physical chemistry at Roger Williams University in Bristol, RI. He earned his B.S in Chemistry from Saint Michael’s College and his Ph.D in Physical Inorganic Chemistry from Binghamton University (SUNY). In academia, Cliff’s research efforts focus on the development of new marine chemosensor devices, and developing greener methods for the fabrication of photovoltaic cells. Outside academia, his primary interests are cooking, indoor rock-climbing, gaming, and passing his love of reading on to his two children. Cliff is at all times an avid reader, whether the singular of “axes” is “axis” or “axe”.

ACADEMIC TALK: Good Science in Great Fantasy: Thermodynamics of Magic Systems in the “Belgariad” and “The Dresden Files”

1:00 pm

Approaches to Speculative Fiction through an Academic Lens :: LEARN (Lanier)
Marcus Haynes, Rory Montgomery, Clifford Murphy, Elizabeth Rawitsch, Alexandria Lily Tolson
Saturday October 19, 2019 :: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

2:30 pm

Science in Speculative Fiction :: LEARN (Lanier)
Victor Monnin, Clifford Murphy
Sunday October 20, 2019 :: 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

For more information about the convention, please visit the Multiverse webpage