Physics Department Seminar

Date: Thu. 8 Sep, 2016 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Duration: 1 Hour
Location: Workman Center

Ruth Howes, professor emerita of physics and astronomy at Ball State University in Indiana, will present the Physics Department seminar. Her talk is titled, "Chemistry, Physics and Love During the French Revolution." Howes will discuss Marie Anne Paulze, who was 14 years old when she became the wife of chemist Antoine Lavoisier who was 28 and already a member of the French Academy of Science as well as a member of the powerful and wealthy tax farm. 4 p.m. in Workman 101. 


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