Scotland’s Historians of Science: 22 January, ICMS Edinburgh, 13.00-15.30

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ICMS, Potterrow, Edinburgh (near George Square)

Room 5.10, Bayes Centre, 47 Potterrow

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We are delighted to announce the inaugural meeting of the network "Scotland's Historians of Science”, to take place in ICMS Edinburgh (near George Square) on 22 January 2020, 13:00-15:30

12:30
Registration and coffee

13:00 - 14:15
Short talks introducing history of science activity in Aberdeen (Ben Marsden), Dundee (Matthew Jarron), GCU/Strathclyde (Janet Greenlees), Edinburgh (Michael Barany/Lukas Engelmann/Richard Oosterhof), and St Andrews (Sarah Easterby-Smith)


14:14 - 14:45
Tea, coffee, cake and networking


14:45 - 15:30
Stuff and nonsense: history of science at National Museums of Scotland:
Dr Tacye Phillipson, Senior Curator of Science, National Museums of Scotland


15:30
Adjourn to the Pear Tree pub

https://www.icms.org.uk/visitingICMS.php

Scotland's Historians of Science is convened by Dr Isobel Falconer (St Andrews) and Professor Ursula Martin (Edinburgh), email scothistsci@gmail.com We welcome historians of science based in Scotland and historians of Scottish science (including medicine and technology),especially early career and PhD students.

http://www.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/scotlandshos/index.shtml


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Room 5.10, Bayes Centre, 47 Potterrow

Edinburgh

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