Public Lectures

Analysis-Synthesis and Reduction-Deduction in 18th-Century Experimental Physics, A Distinguished Lecture by Friedrich Steinle

September 29th, 2021 at 4:00 PM Eastern Time

Friedrich Steinle is Professor of History of Science at the Technische Universität in Berlin, Germany. He is an esteemed contributor to the history and philosophy of the experiment, especially in physics. His most recent book, Exploratory Experiments: Ampère, Faraday, and the Origins of Electrodynamics is the capstone of decades of work on the topic of exploratory experiment.