“Physics, Peace, Human Rights”
May 21, 2021
11:00 am to 4:00 pm EST
To commemorate the 100th birthday of famed physicist and human rights activist Andrei Sakharov, a webinar event will cover his many contributions to astrophysics, fusion energy, arms control, and human rights, as well as their links to future developments in these areas. Details on connection to the webinar will be forthcoming.
The event is sponsored jointly by the Russian-American Science Association, the International Committee on the Freedom of Scientists, and the APS Forums on International Physics, Physics & Society, and the History of Physics.