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AD HOC (Association for the Discussion of the History of Chemistry) is a group dedicated to history of chemistry. While our main focus is historical, we also consider the philosophical, sociological, public and educational dimensions of chemistry. The group meets on Mondays at 5pm in Seminar Room 1. Coordinated by Karoliina Pulkkinen.

Michaelmas Term 2018

15 October David Teplow (UCLA)
What is science? A view from a practising scientist
22 October Agnes Bolinska (HPS, Cambridge)
Synthetic vs. analytic approaches to protein and DNA structure determination
12 November Hasok Chang (HPS, Cambridge)
Is everything really made up of elementary particles?
26 November Karoliina Pulkkinen (HPS, Cambridge)
Prediction and the periodic table