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Tuesday, November 25, 2014

The Ethical Choice of a Scientist: The Example of Robert Oppenheimer

Panel Discussion | November 25 | 4-5 p.m. | LeConte Hall, Room 375

Panel Discussion

Department of Physics

Starting with the example of Oppenheimer, we will focus on the the moral and political dimensions of our work as scientists. The diversity of the choices made by the panelists in their relation with defense work will illustrate both the complexity of the issues involved and the need to make deliberate choices. Panelists: Profs Joonhong Ahn (Nuclear Engineering), Cathryn Carson (History), Steven...   More >

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