Kansas State University, Department of History

Commemorating Einstein's Annus Mirabilis: Reflections on History and Physics

 Cardwell 102

Tuesday, March 22, 2005

4:30 p.m.


I will review the historical background, context and content of Einstein's Annus Mirabilis and compare Einstein's paradigm breaking science with that of Galileo Galilei and Isaac Newton. I will conclude with the question, "Is history essential to physics?"