Science in Islam - Past, Present, Future - Talk by Pervez Hoodbhoy
 
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Science in Islam - Past, Present, Future - Talk by Pervez Hoodbhoy
WhenJanuary 15, 2013 - January 15, 2013 | 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
WhereAuditorium, Aga Khan University, ,
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​The brilliant achievements of Muslim scientists between the 9th and 13th centuries contrasts sharply with the current state of science in the Islamic world.  What went wrong and what may lie in the future?  What will it take to pull Muslims into the mainstream of science and modernity? ​

Pervez Amirali Hoodbhoy is a professor of nuclear and high energy physics.  He is a recipient of the Baker Award for Electronics and the Abdul Salam Prize for Mathematics.  In 2010, Dr Hoodbhoy received the Joseph A Burton Award from the American Physical Society and the Jean Meyer Award from Tufts University.  In 2011, he was included in the list of 100 most influential global thinkers by Foreign Policy magazine.

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