History of Science Seminar

The History of Science Research Seminar (FI-MHPSSR) has monthly meetings on the history of the various sciences. Organisers (2023-24): Luca Forgiarini & David Baneke.

Schedule of 2023-24 sessions related to history of physics & the space sciences

DateDiscussion leaderReading
29 SeptRobert-Jan WilleRovelli, Anaximander and the Nature of Science
27 OctDavid BanekeBird and Sherwin, American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer
23 FebDavid SkogerboeSlotten, Beyond Sputnik and the Space Race: The Origins of Global Satellite Communications