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The renowned German physicist, philosopher and peace researcher Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker was professor for philosophy at the university of Hamburg from 1957 until 1970. It is in his honor that the Institute of Philosophy and the Department of Physics invite renowned philosophers of science and physicists since 2003 to give a lecture series

A list of scientists who have given the Car Friedrich von Weizsäcker-Lectures so far can be found in the archive. The current program is advertized here.

The Weizsäcker-Lectures are coordinated by Ulrich Gähde.