Confernces etc.

Dr. Rajinder Singh

Conferences and lectures
 
  • Seventy Years Ago - The Instruments which Lead to the Discovery of the Raman Effect, The International Society for the History and Philosophy of Science - Symposium of Scientific Instruments Commission, Soroe/Denmark July 20-25, 1998.
  • Raman spectroscopy and its instrumentation, (Poster), The International Society for the History and Philosophy of Science, Oxford/England, September 4-8, 2000.
  • Sir CV Raman and the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1930. Colloquium, History of Science Department, University of Aarhus/Denmark, September 23, 2000.
  • Sir CV Raman and the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1930. Lecture, Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen/Denmark, September 25, 2000.
  • The Raman effect, '... one of the most convincing proofs of the quantum nature of light', 100 years of quantum mechanics, International Symposium: Development of quantum mechanics between 1925 and 1935, Berlin/Germany, December 14-16, 2000.
  • The Nobel Laureate C.V. Raman and his musical instruments, Symposium Scientific Instrument Commission, International Society for the History and Philosophy of Science, Stockholm/Sweden, October 15-19, 2001.
  • The Nobel Prize controversy between CV Raman and the Russian LI Mandelstam and GS Landsburg. Colloquium at the Kopernikus University, Torun/Poland, November 30, 2001.
  • JC Bose FRS and some of his scientific instruments, Symposium Scientific Instrument Commission, International Society for the History and Philosophy of Science, Athens/Greece, September 9-14, 2002.
  • Poster Presentation with Falk Riess, Entwicklung und Anwendungen der Ramanspektroskopie, Tag der Physik, Universität Oldenburg, Oldenburg/Germany, February 6, 2002.
  • "Das Weltbild Indien" - Indian cosmology, Institute of the History of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Technology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg/Germany, Jan. 14, 2003.
  • Participated: The International Conference on “From the itinerant lecturers of the 18th century to popularizing physics in the 21st century - exploring the relationship between learning and entertainment”, Pongana, Como/Italy, June 1-6, 2003.
  • Das Weltbild in Hindu, Buddhist und Dschian Religionen, Colloquium at the University of Oldenburg, Research Group: Physics Education, History/Philosophy of Science, Oldenburg/Germany, SS 2003.
  • "India's" Nobel nominators and nominee in the first half of the twentieth century, Colloquium at the University of Oldenburg, Research Group: Physics Education, History/Philosophy of Science, Oldenburg/Germany, November 24, 2004.
  • How to win a Nobel Prize - The example of CV Raman, Colloquium at the University of Hamburg, Institute for the History of Science, Technology and Mathematics, Hamburg/Germany, December 6, 2004.
  • Albert Einstein's light quanta and the reception in India, 11th Conference of the German Physical Society "Einstein Jahr 2005", History of Physics, Berlin/Germany, March 07-09 March 2005.
  • Albert Einstein's light quanta and Bengal based physicists, Seminar on "Albert Einstein and S.N. Bose", conducted by the Bangladesh Academy of Sciences, Goethe Institute, Embassy of Switzerland, Ministry of Science and Information & Communication Technology, Bangladesh, Dacca/Bangladesh, April 30th - 1st May 2005.
  • Physics Nobel Prizes: Bengal based nominators and nominee - The cases of CV Raman, MN Saha and SN Bose, Seminar on Historical and Philosophical Work: Physicists in the 20th Century, Goethe Institute Dacca and Physical Society of Bangladesh, Dacca/Bangladesh, May 2, 2005.
  • Writing the History of 20th Century Physics in India: Problems and Peculiarities - The C.V. Raman Example, 88th Conference of the German Society for the History of Medizine, Mathematics and Natural Sciences and Technology, University of Oldenburg, Oldenburg/Germany, 23rd-25th Sept. 2005.
  • Reconstruction of Historical Instruments and their Role in Science Education, History and Popularisation of Science, Zakir Husain Education Centre – Social Study of Sciences, Jawaharal Nehru University, Delhi/India, 29th, March 2006.
  • CV Raman and his contact with European Men of Science in political context, European Society for the History of Science, Cracow, September, 6-9th, 2006. The Global and the Local - The History of Science and the Cultural Integration of Europe Cracow/Poland. Sept. 6-9, 2006.
  • eTwinning-Kontaktseminar für belgische, deutsche und niederländische Lehrkräfte (eTwinning contact seminar for teachers from Belgium, Germany and the Niederlands), Krefeld, Sept. 28, 2006.
  • European Community - Comenius contact seminar: Traces, traditions, treasures around us, Osnabrück, Nov. 2-5, 2006.
  • India – An overview, Gymnasium, Cäcilienschule, Oldenburg, Sept., 20, 2007.
  • Early history of the IACS, CV Raman and the discovery of the Raman effect, S.N. Sen Memorial Lecture at the Indian Association for the Cultivation of Sciences, Kolkatta, March 5th, 2008.
  • How to win the Nobel Prize – Learning from Sir CV Raman, Indian Institute of Science, Technology and Research, Kolkatta, March 5th, 2008.
  • Chandrasekhra Venkata Raman (1888-1970) - 80 Jahre Raman-Effekt, University of Hamburg,  May 19, 2008.
  • When the research style clashes – Max Born and CV Raman: Lattice dynamics controversy, European Society for the History of Science, 3rd Conference in Vienna, 10.th – 12th September, 2008
  • Emergence of experimental physics in India and a short local history of scientific instruments in the first half of the 20th century, Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker – Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft - Geschichte der Materialforschung, March 24th-27th, 2009, Göttingen.
  • Participation in international symposium “Learning by doing – Experiments and Instruments in the History of Science Teaching”, April 4th-5th, 2009, Regensburg.
  • Erfahrung mit Schüler-Firmen an der GTS 2001 (Jens Nadelberg, Rajinder Singh), May 23, 2009.
  • Freude am Forschen - Schüler entdecken die Naturwissenschaften am Beispiel Physik (Rainer Goltermann. Rajinder Singh), Pädagogische Woche, Universität Oldenburg, Sept. 21, 2009.
  • Die physikalischen Experimente für den Sachunterricht - Workshop (B Krah, M Komorek, E Pahl, D Nawarath), Pädagogische Woche, Universität Oldenburg, Sept. 22, 2009.
  • E-Twinning contact seminar, Maastricht, Oct. 9.-10., 2009.
  • New ways of teaching sustainable development, Comenius contact seminar, Amiens, France, Oct. 15-18, 2009.
  • DPG-Fortbildungskurs für Physiklehrer, Geschichte der Physik, Bad Honnef, 23. - 27. Oktober 2009.
  • Mit Energie in der Schule (Poster, R. Goltermann, R. Singh, W. Wordtmann), Symposium: Energiebildung, Universität Oldenburg, Feb. 14.-15., 2010.
  • Die physikalischen Experimente für den Sachunterricht - Workshop (M Komorek, B Krah, E Pahl, S Peters), Pädagogische Woche, Universität Oldenburg, Sept. 22, 2010.
  • Experiment mit Feuer und Flamme - Workshop (S Heinicke, B Krah), Pädagogische Woche, Universität Oldenburg, Sept. 22, 2010..
  • Experimente der Solarenergie - Workshop (W Wordtmann), Pädagogische Woche, Universität Oldenburg, Sept. 21, 2010.
  • An Unsuccessful example of the transmission of knowledge - Indian Astronomical Society of India, 4th Conference of European Society for the History of Science, Barcelona, Nov. 18.-20 Nov. 2010.
  • "Kolkata - Nobel City" - Nobel Prize nominators and nominees from Kolkata in the fields of Peace, Literature, Medicine & Physiology, Chemistry and Physics, Dr. Triguna Sen Memorial Lecture, Alumni Association, University of Jadavpur, Jan. 10, 2011.
  • Kolkata and her Physics/Chemistry Nobel Prize nominators and nominees - For example - PC Ray, NR Dhar, MN Saha, CV Raman, SK Mitra, DM Bose et. al., National Council of Education - Bengal, University of Jadavpur, Jan. 9, 2011.
  • (Renewable) Energy in Indian and German school books - A comparative study, University of Oldenburg, Feb. 8, 2011.
  • Simple and genius experiments of solar energy ( with Krah  & Wordtmann), Pädagogical Week, Uni. Oldenburg, Sept. 2011.
  • School profile and projects at the GTS 2001 Syke (with Goltermann, Wordtmann), PW, Uni Oldenburg, Sept. 2011.
  • Young Researchers Context from primary school to college level (with Wordtmann & Krah), ibid.
  • Department of Physics and its Nobel Physicists, 100th Anniversary of the Department of Physics, University of Calcutta, Jan. 7-8, 2016.