John Hagelin, Ph.D., is a world-renowned quantum physicist, educator, public policy expert and leading proponent of peace. Conducting his pioneering research at CERN (the European Center for Particle Physics), John Hagelin, Ph.D. is responsible for the development of a highly successful grand unified field theory based on the superstring with technologies derived from the ancient Vedic science of consciousness to reduce crime, violence, terrorism, and war and to promote peace throughout society. In addition, for the past 25 years, Dr. Hagelin has led a scientific investigation into the foundations of human consciousness. He is one of the world?s pre-eminent researchers on the effects of meditation on brain development, and the use of meditation to address critical problems in the field of education, rehabilitation, crime and social violence, and post-traumatic stress. As the President of the David Lynch Foundation, Dr. Hagelin has helped bring evidence-based meditation to hundreds of thousands of at-risk children, veterans and active-duty servicemen and women.