Albert A. Bartlett

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Dr. Albert A. Bartlett is an emeritus Professor of Physics who joined the faculty of the University of Colorado in Boulder in September 1950. His received his B.A. in physics from Colgate University in 1944 and his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in nuclear physics from Harvard University in 1948 and 1951, respectively. In 1978 he was national president of the American Association of Physics Teachers. He is a Fellow of the American Physical Society and of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. In 2001 Dr. Bartlett testified before US Congress on energy policy and in 2005 he was awarded the first annual M. King Hubbert Award at the ASPO USA Denver World Oil Conference. Dr. Bartlett first gave is presentation on "Arithmetic, Population and Energy" in September 1969 and since then has given it an average of once every 8.5 days. As of this writing (June 2007) the total is over 1600 deliveries with an average attendance of around 80 people.


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MediaDr. Albert Bartlett, In Depth
Prof. Albert Bartlett talks about peak oil during ASPO USA conference
ASPO USA Denver World Oil Conference Highlights, Day 1
Dr. Albert Bartlett: Arithmetic, Population and Energy