Submitted by ujpadmin2 on Fri, 03/01/2013 - 6:35pm.
When: Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 4:00 pm
to 6:00 pm
Where: Massachusetts Institute of Technology • Bldg E51, Room 376 • Cambridge
2013 Mar 12 - 4:00pm
2013 Mar 12 - 6:00pm
Nuclear Arms Control in South Asia
Pervez Hoodbhoy, Professor of Physics, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan
Professor Hoodbhoy is a well-known campaigner for global nuclear disarmament and has repeatedly spoken out courageously against the nuclear weapons program in his own country Pakistan. He is an alumnus of MIT having obtained all of his degrees BS, MS, and Ph.D. in Physics here. His most recent book is entitled "Controlling the Bomb: Pakistani and Indian Scientists Speak Out."
Sponsored by the MIT Program in Science, Technology, and Society (STS)
For more information, please contact Subrata Ghoshroy at MIT Ghoshroy@mit.edu, (617) 253-3846.