Prof. David Kaiser
STS.042J / 8.225J
This course covers the role of physics and physicists during the 20th century, focusing on Einstein, Oppenheimer, and Feynman. Beyond just covering the scientific developments, institutional, cultural, and political contexts will also be examined.
Kaiser, David. STS.042J Einstein, Oppenheimer, Feynman: Physics in the 20th Century, Spring 2011. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/science-technology-and-society/sts-042j-einstein-oppenheimer-feynman-physics-in-the-20th-century-spring-2011 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA