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Author Dylla, H. Frederick.
Title Scientific journeys : a physicist explores the culture, history and personalities of science / H. Frederick Dylla.
Imprint Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2020.

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Author Dylla, H. Frederick.
Subject Science -- History.
Science -- Social aspects.
Description 1 online resource
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed November 18, 2020).
Bibliography Note References -- 21 My Encounters with the Queen of Carbon -- References -- 22 A Prize Hidden Under a Piece of Tape -- References -- 23 The Big Machine -- References -- 24 The Collider that Couldn't -- Reference -- 25 One Man Can Make a Difference -- References -- 26 A Bright Light in Virginia -- References -- 27 Gravity's Songs -- References -- Part III Science Policy Matters -- 28 Innovation in a Young Nation -- References -- 29 Big and Small Science: No Need to Choose -- References -- 30 Reminding All of Us That Basic Research Pays Off -- References -- 31 Science and Engineering: Hand-in-Hand.
References -- 32 The Professor is on the Screen -- References -- 33 Go Visit a Science Museum -- References -- Part IV Communicating Science -- 34 Illuminating Manuscripts -- References -- 35 Science Must Navigate the Gale of Creative Destruction -- References -- 36 Roundtables Help -- References -- 37 Imagine a World Without Editors -- Reference -- 38 Please Read My Paper -- References -- 39 Getting It Right -- References -- 40 A Vision for Open Scholarship -- References -- 41 The Scientific Journal Marks 350 -- References -- Part V Art and Science -- 42 Time Exposed for Science -- References.
Contents Intro -- Foreword -- Reference -- Introduction -- Reference -- Contents -- About the Author -- Part I Signposts -- 1 Literature and Legacy Flow Along the Rhine -- Reference -- 2 Invention and Discovery: Fleming and Edison -- References -- 3 Rutherford's Nuclear World -- References -- 4 Fueling Science for War and Peace -- References -- 5 Shelter Island's Famous Physicists -- References -- 6 Feynman's Scientific Integrity -- References -- 7 Calculating from Memory -- References -- 8 The Electronic Water Cooler -- References -- 9 Lessons from Steve Jobs -- References
10 What We Hear from Bose -- 11 The French Connection -- References -- 12 Mr. Fresnel's Gift to the World -- Reference -- 13 Lighting the Way for Innovation -- References -- 14 China's Science Ambassador -- 15 Bringing Science Back to Vietnam -- Reference -- Part II Mentors and Milestones -- 16 Exciting the Imagination: My First Laser -- References -- 17 The Master Teacher -- References -- 18 How Long is the Fuse on Fusion? -- References -- 19 Excitement and Disappointment: The Emotions of Science -- References -- 20 Considering Future Energy Options: Extrapolations from a Real Experiment
43 Science, Art, and Theater -- References -- 44 In and Out of the Plane -- Reference -- 45 Following the White Line -- References -- Acknowledgements -- Epilogue
ISBN 9783030558000 (electronic bk.)
3030558002 (electronic bk.)
3030557995
9783030557997
ISBN/ISSN 10.1007/978-3-030-55800-0
OCLC # 1198559209
Additional Format Original 3030557995 9783030557997 (OCoLC)1164499206


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