Stefan Esselborn

Karin Zachmann, Stefan Esselborn, Christine Haßauer: SHOT Panel „Safety Tested: (Dis)Proving Technical Safety" in History

During the Annual Meeting of the Society for the History of Technology (SHOT) in Philadelphia, PA (October 26 to 29, 2017), Tandem 2 (Objectivity – Safety) will organize the double panel „Safety Tested: (Dis)Proving Technical Safety”: Session I (October 28, 10:30-12:30 AM): Jonathan Puff (University of Michigan): The Architecture of Fire Testing in 19th Century American Cities Arthur Daemmrich (Smithsonian Institution): What about the Children? Chemical Testing Programs in the

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Auftaktveranstaltung mit Abendvortrag von Prof. Peter Weingart am 10.7.2017

Die Forschergruppe lädt zur Auftaktveranstaltung am 10.7.2017 von 18 – 20 Uhr ins Vorhoelzer-Forum der TUM ein.
Den Abendvortrag hält Prof. Peter Weingart, Universität Bielefeld und TUM, Dinstinguished Affiliated Professor.
Beachten Sie auch den Flyer der Veranstaltung.

Anmeldung erforderlich, bis 23.6.2017 per Email an technikgeschichte(at)

ACHTUNG: Wegen begrenzter Platzkapazität werden Anmeldungen nach der Reihenfolge des Eintreffens berücksichtigt.

Research Unit “Evidenzpraktiken” ready to go

Funding has been secured since December 2016, now we are finally ready: Most of our sub-projects will start their work in April 2017.

We are looking forward to new challenges and new opportunities, and wish everbody the best of success!

Photo: L.D.May