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
18 January 2018 Professor Rosalind Allen School of Physics & Astronomy tbc tbc
30 January 2018 Professor Jason Love School of Chemistry Lecture Theatre 250, Joseph Black Building, The King's Buildings Chemistry without borders: from Pacman games to urban gold mining via uranium
12 April 2018 Professor Paulo Perona School of Engineering    
15 May 2018 Professor Jason Reese School of Engineering