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A Conversation with Dr. Hans Mark

Wed, April 13, 2011 | WC Hogg 4.104, the Plan II Honors office/Common Room (Hogg Heaven)

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Professor Hans Mark
Professor Hans Mark


A Conversation with Dr. Hans Mark

Plan II will host "A Conversation with Dr. Hans Mark,” a discussion with one of UT’s most distinguished faculty members.

Dr. Mark specializes in the study of spacecraft and aircraft design, electromagnetic rail guns, and national defense policy.

He earned his Ph.D. in physics from MIT and has taught at Boston, MIT, UC Berkley, Stanford and UT Austin. Dr. Mark served as director of NASA-Ames Research Center, secretary of the Air Force, director of the National Reconnaissance Office, deputy administrator of NASA (overseeing Shuttle and ISS programs), director of Defense Research and Engineering for the Department of Defense and chancellor of the UT System.


Dr. Mark will be teaching a TC 325 course for Plan II during the Fall 2011 semester titled “American Technology and Victory in the Cold War.”

Schlotzsky’s boxed lunches will be available for the first twenty students.

Sponsored by: Plan II Honors Program

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