Second Workshop on the Aesthetics of Scientific Experiments

September 3, 2021

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Cambridge University

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The Aesthetics Nature of Scientific Experiments Workshop


3rdSeptember (BST)

9:15 am  Adrian Currie and Alice Muphy “Aesthetics and Agency in Scientific Experiments”

10:00 am Wendy Parker  “Elegant Models”

10:45 am Sophie Ritson “Aiming for Ugliness: ‘Non-discovery’ and Transformations in High Energy Experimental Physics at the Large Hadron Collider”

11:30 am Coffee Break

11:40 am  Mike Stuart "Can Machines Design Beautiful Experiments, and Does it Matter?"

12:25 pm Glenn Parsons "An Experimental Sort of Sublime”

13:10 pm Adrian Holme “Science as Revelation” 

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August 31, 2021, 12:00am BST

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