The aim of the Centre for Science Studies is to do:

  • Research in the fields of history and philosophy of science and technology, science and society, and science communication
  • Undergraduate and post-graduate teaching across research areas
  • Research-based development of education and communication activities
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News

2016.01.12 | Conference

3rd meeting of the Danish Network in Philosophy of Science

3rd annual meeting in the Danish Network for Philosophy of Science February 5 (10 am) – February 6 2015 (3.30 pm) at Nyborg Strand Participation is free for teachers and researchers in philosophy of science employed in higher education (universities and university colleges). Others can apply for participation. Invited…

2016.01.11 | Publication

Article in History and Technology

Nils Randlev Hundebøl and Kristian H. Nielsen publish their article: "Preparing for change: acid rain, climate change, and the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), 1972–1990s"

2015.12.09 | Publication

Article in the book: Cold War Science and the Transatlantic Circulation of Knowledge (Brill Academic Publishers)

Matthias Heymann, Kristian H. Nielsen, Henry Nielsen and Henrik Knudsen publishes their article "Small State versus Superpower: Science and Geopolitics in Greenland in the Early Cold War"

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Upcoming talks

Wed 24 Feb
14:15-15:45 | Aud. D4 (1531-219)
CSS colloquium: Christian Joas, University of Munich
From “Quiet Corner” to “Major Crossroad:” Quantum Many-Body Physics in the 1950s
Tue 08 Mar
13:15-16:00 | Aud. D2 (1531-119)
PhD defense
Gunver Lystbæk Vestergård: Where does science news come from?
Wed 09 Mar
14:15-15:45 | Aud. D4 (1531-219)
CSS colloquium: David Edgerton, King's College London
‘The supremacy of Uruguay’: how a peripherical historiography of science and technology may yet turn the world the right side up

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Recent publications

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  • Nielsen, K. H., 2016, "What BSc students need to know about science"Poster
  • Bergenholtz, C., Busch, J., 2016, "Self-fullfilment of Social Science Theories", Philosophy of the Social Sciences, vol. 46, nr. 1, s. 24-43. Journal article
  • Nielsen, H., 10.2015, "Atomenergi", Kragh, H., Nielsen, K. H. (eds.), 50 opfindelser. Højdepunkter i teknologien, Aarhus Universitetsforlag, Aarhus, s. 213-218. Book chapter
  • Nielsen, H., 10.2015, "Automobilen", Kragh, H., Nielsen, K. H. (eds.), 50 opfindelser. Højdepunkter i teknologien, Aarhus Universitetsforlag, Aarhus, s. 213-218. Book chapter
  • Nielsen, H., 10.2015, "Det elektriske lys", Kragh, H., Nielsen, K. H. (eds.), 50 opfindelser. Højdepunkter i teknologien, Aarhus Universitetsforlag, Aarhus, s. 207-212. Book chapter

Department of Mathematics

The Centre for Science Studies is part of the Department of Mathematics.

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Centre for Science Studies
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8000 Aarhus C

Tel.:+45 8715 5718
E-mail: css@au.dk

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CVR-number: 31119103
EAN: 5798000419803
Budget code: 3002

 

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