Remembrances: In Memory of Joseph Rotblat

  1. Reiner Braun journalist Executive Director staff member2,
  2. Prof. Robert Hinde biologist psychologist Research Professor Chair3,
  3. David Krieger peace campaigner writer President Deputy Chair Engineers and Scientists member4,
  4. Harold Kroto5 and
  5. Sally Milne6
  1. Paolo Cotta-Ramusino physicist professor of mathematical physics former Secretary

Published Online: 31 MAY 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527611263.ch13

Joseph Rotblat: Visionary for Peace

Joseph Rotblat: Visionary for Peace

How to Cite

Cotta-Ramusino, P. (2007) Remembrances: In Memory of Joseph Rotblat, in Joseph Rotblat: Visionary for Peace (eds R. Braun, R. Hinde, D. Krieger, H. Kroto and S. Milne), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527611263.ch13

Editor Information

  1. 2

    IALANA, Glinkastr. 5–7, 10117 Berlin, Germany

  2. 3

    St. John's College, Cambridge CB2 1TP, UK

  3. 4

    Nuclear Age Peace Foundation PMB 121, 1187, Coast Village Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93108–2794, USA

  4. 5

    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL32306–4390, USA

  5. 6

    Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs, Ground Floor Flat, 63A Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3BJ, UK

Author Information

  1. University of Milan; Union of Italian Scientists for Disarmament; Pugwash, USA

  1. September 6, 2005.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 MAY 2007
  2. Published Print: 18 MAY 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527406906

Online ISBN: 9783527611263



  • Joseph Rotblat;
  • visionary for peace;
  • remembrances;
  • in memory of Joseph Rotblat


In learning of Jo Rotblat's death, many of us experienced an immediate and almost unbearable sense of great loss. The passing away of a man whose example, words, ideas, and actions over so many years were so inspirational is certainly a dramatic event. But those of us who were so closely associated with Jo Rotblat for quite some time should really ask ourselves, what would have been Jo's suggestions at this very critical moment?