Research Interests: history of physics, cold war science, history of science in education, philosophy of science, ethnography of science.
Juana Becerra is a Ph.D. candidate in the History of Science at Harvard University. Her research interests include the history and philosophy of physics, with an emphasis on twentieth century physics. Her work attempts to understand in greater depth scientific progress during World War II and the Cold War in the US and abroad. Additionally, Juana is engaged in research on cosmology and is interested in the effects of quantum gravity.
B.S., Physics and Science, Technology, and Society, Massachusetts Institute of Technology