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New Thinking: New Actions

You are cordially invited to a discourse with
Dr. Hans-Peter Duerr
noted quantum/nuclear physicist, philosopher, author and peace advocate on:
New Thinking: New Actions



Hosted by: TC Office of Alumni Relations

Date: Thursday, March 28, 2013

Time: 3:00 PM - 5: 00 PM

Location: 138 Horace Mann

Dr. Hans-Peter Duerr specializes in nuclear physics, quantum physics, elementary epistemology and philosophy. He was the Executive Director of the Max Planck Institute for Physics and Astro Physics in Munich. He is a member of the Club of Rome and is a founding councilor of the World Future Council. Duerr is a world- renowned nuclear physicist and philosopher with over 100 publications in elementary particle physics, quantum field theory and gravitation. He is also credited with over 250 publications on issues of international cooperation and development, energy, peace and security, ecology, economy, philosophy and epistemology. He was the recipient of the Award of Merit of Oakland in1956, the Right Livelihood Award (the Alternative Nobel Prize) in 1987, the Elise and Walter Haas International Award of California in 1993, the Munich Culture Prize in 1996, and was a Council member of Pugwash 1987-1997, which won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1995.



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