Thu, Oct 11, 2012: Security for All: But How and at What Price?| (0) Add comment
Join us for a free public lecture at 7-9pm on October 11th, 2012 in Room 144 (east end of the building on the ground floor) at University College, 15 King’s College Circle, Toronto, ON by:
Security for All: But How and at What Price?
Helmut Burkhardt Dipl.Phys., Dr. rer. nat.
Professor Emeritus Ryerson University
Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Helmut’s early research was in thermonuclear fusion and magneto hydrodynamic energy conversion at the University of Stuttgart and at the University of Quebec.
Later the focus was renewable energy research at Ryerson University in Toronto. As Director of the Ryerson Energy Centre he organized many interdisciplinary conferences cosponsored by the International Society for the Systems Sciences and Science for Peace.
After retirement Helmut was co-founder and member of the Global Issues Project of Science for Peace and the Canadian Pugwash Group; the purpose of this project is a full-spectrum study of sustainability issues. Recently Helmut started a solar energy business.
Helmut is a member of the American Association of Physics Teachers, a life member and past president of Science for Peace, a member of the Canadian Pugwash Group, and of the International Network of Engineers and Scientists for Global responsibility.
Co-Sponsored by University College Health Studies Programme, Canadian Pugwash Group, Science for Peace and Voice of Women for Peace.