College of Science & Engineering

Inaugural lectures

Information on upcoming inaugural lectures in the College of Science and Engineering.

These public lectures are given by newly appointed holders of research Chairs.

The lecturer describes the significance of his or her research and its implications for the wider discipline. They also outline their future research directions.

Inaugural lectures are designed to be accessible to interested members of the public.

2017/18 Inaugural lecture schedule
Date Name School Venue Title
30 May 2018, 5.15pm Professor Jason Reese School of Engineering George Square Lecture Theatre “A World in a Grain of Sand”
20 September 2018, 5.15pm Professor Philip J Camp School of Chemistry Lecture Theatre 250, Joseph Black Building, King's Buildings Finding Order in Liquids
10 October 2018, 5.30pm Professor Steve Finney School of Engineering tbc tbc
11 October 2018, 5.15pm Professor Alison Hulme School of Chemistry tbc tbc
7 November 2018, 5.15pm Professor Dusan Uhrin School of Chemistry tbc tbc