BD. Physics and Policy
- Beate Schmittmann (Virginia Tech)
Thomas Handler (University of Tennessee at Knoxville)
Since World War II, physicists have been involved in various aspects of national life. The roles played have included: 1) Pure or applied researcher, 2) Advisor to policy makers, and 3) Congressman. Today there are many challenges and questions that the United States faces and scientists, physicists included, are often asked on how these challenges should be addressed. In addressing these...
Jack Wells (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)