Paul Julienne

Paul S. Julienne recently retired from his career as a physicist at the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the Joint Quantum Institute of NIST and the University of Maryland. He has published over 200 scientific papers on the theory of quantum processes in atomic, molecular, and optical physics.

  • Creation: What the World is

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    Creation: What the World is | Paul Julienne

    The idea of a  “tinkering God” is far removed from how God is conceived in classical Christian theology. Read More >

    Going Deeper
  • Time and Eternity: A Christological Perspective

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    Time and Eternity: A Christological Perspective | Paul Julienne

    The Incarnation reveals an intelligible world in which the scientist can be at home, a world where concepts like goodness, truth, beauty, justice, and love have real and abiding mea... Read More >

    Going Deeper
  • Word and Fire: The Amazing Story of Carbon, Part 2: Word

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    Word and Fire: The Amazing Story of Carbon, Part 2: Word | Paul Julienne

        In the view of contemporary biology, we are, in a sense more literal than figurative, embodied words. The words in the genome take flesh and make a living being.&nbs... Read More >

    Going Deeper PART 2 of 2
  • Word and Fire: The Amazing Story of Carbon, Part 1: Fire

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    Word and Fire: The Amazing Story of Carbon, Part 1: Fire | Paul Julienne

        What about the heavier elements? Since stable nuclei heavier than lithium didn’t exist in the very early stages of the universe, where did they come from? How ... Read More >

    PART 1 of 2