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Kent Centre meeting

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19:30 – 19:30 14 Oct 2008
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Rutherford College, Lecture Theatre 1, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent CT2 7NR

Speakers: Dr Phil Judkins, Chairman, Defence Electronics History Society

The speaker will trace Britain’s acquisition of the world’s first radar-based defence system, illustrate how the infant technology was increasingly applied across all three armed services during World War 2, and use the latest research to discuss the interplay between scientific advances and personality clashes as rivalries and power struggles were sharpened by the challenge of war.

Event type: Lecture/Talk
Organised by: London and South East branch
Contact details: Dr. C. Isenberg
Tel: 01227 823 768
Email: c.isenberg@kent.ac.uk

http://www.iop.org/activity/branches/London_and_South_East/index.html


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19:30 – 19:30 14 Oct 2008
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