Paul Horowitz

The Search For Extraterrestrial Intelligence

Paul Horowitz

Talk: The Search For Extraterrestrial Intelligence

Paul Horowitz visited Google to discuss the SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) project at Harvard University. Establishing an electromagnetic communications link across a thousand light-years presents unique technological challenges. In his talk, Professor Horowitz visits some highlights of the science and technology of SETI - Do THEY exist? Is communication possible? He describes interesting searches his project and others have been doing.

Paul Horowitz

Paul Horowitz is a Research Professor of Physics and of Electrical Engineering at Harvard, and is co-author of The Art of Electronics. SETI at Harvard was supported in part by grants from NASA, The Planetary Society, and the Bosack/Kruger Charitable Foundation.