Physics Department Seminar

Date: Thu. 10 Mar, 2016 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Duration: 1 Hour
Location: Workman Center

Dr. Ruth Howes, professor emerita of physics and astronomy at Ball State University, will present the Physics Department seminar. Her talk is titled "Women Physicists and Their Work on the Manhattan Project in New Mexico." The massive scientific and engineering effort to build an atomic bomb, the Manhattan Project welcomed women into its laboratories because of the tremendous labor shortages caused by World War II. 4 p.m. in Workman 101. 

Search Calendar