To Be Announced

Future events organized by the J.R. Oppenheimer Memorial Committee will be announced promptly.

49th Oppenheimer Memorial Lecture: Prof. Feryal Özel, August 12th, 2022

JROMC  is pleased to announce the resumption of its annual free memorial lecture series. The 49th J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Lecture will feature Professor Feryal Özel, on August 12th, 2022 beginning at 7:30 pm at Duane Smith Auditorium, Los Alamos, NM.  Title:  Black Holes: from Oppenheimer’s Ideas to the First Direct Images Abstract:  For a […]

A Legacy of Learning: The 50th Anniversary of the J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Committee (1971-2021), March 24 to April 24, 2022

At the Step Up Gallery, Mesa Public Library, 2400 Central Avenue, Los Alamos, NM, March 24 to April 24, 2022. Gallery is open during library business hours and admission is FREE. An exhibition of photographs, artifacts, and historical investigations celebrating J. Robert Oppenheimer’s life and legacy, and the J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Committee’s 50th anniversary.  […]

Panel Discussion on “Pajarito Plateau before the Manhattan Project,” March 21, 2022

The J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Committee, in collaboration with Pajarito Environmental Education Center, will host a FREE (In-Person & Live-Streamed) lecture on March 21, 2022, 7-8:30 pm on the Pajarito Plateau before the Manhattan Project. To attend this lecture in person (limited seating) or virtually, please register here. Discussion Panel will consist of: Fraser Goff, […]

JROMC planning 50th Anniversary Celebration

The J. R. Oppenheimer Memorial Committee is completing plans for a series of events in the spring of 2022 to celebrate its 50th anniversary. There will be a commemorative exhibit at the Mesa Public Library from March 24 to April 24, 2022 highlighting the notable Memorial Lecture speakers, scholarship support, and other activities of the […]

2021 Oppenheimer Panel Discussion

2021 Oppenheimer Panel Discussion There is No Planet B: A Call to Address Climate Change was heldWednesday, August 11, 2021 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.Co-sponsored by PEEC and the J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Committee Our distinguished panel, moderated by Professor William H. Press, consisted of: France A. Córdova, President of the Science Philanthropy Alliance and former director […]