Beckman Institute Open House Draws Big Crowds, Rave Reviews

A record number of exhibits delighted thousands of visitors to Beckman Institute Open House 2011, held March 11-12. The crowds were treated to the debut of Bert, the humanoid robot, the return of the virtual reality environments of Beckman's Illinois Simulator Laboratory, and many other scientific and fun displays during the two days.

A record number of exhibits delighted thousands of visitors to Beckman Institute Open House 2011, held March 11-12. The crowds were treated to the debut of Bert, the humanoid robot, the return of the virtual reality environments of Beckman's Illinois Simulator Laboratory, and many other scientific and fun displays during the two days.

This article is part of the Spring 2011 Synergy Issue, a publication of the Communications Office of the Beckman Institute.