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Kathleen Lonsdale Building Re-opened by Sir David Attenborough

UCL’s Kathleen Lonsdale Building, home to UCL Earth Sciences and groups from Chemistry, Astrophysics, and Mathematics, was re-opened by Sir David Attenborough on Tuesday 17 April following a £27.5 million refurbishment. 

Published: Apr 19, 2018 1:58:00 PM

Antarctica retreating across the sea floor

Antarctica’s great ice sheet is losing ground as it is eroded by warm ocean water circulating beneath its floating edge, a new UCL and University of Leeds study has found.  

Published: Apr 6, 2018 12:37:35 PM

Unlocking the secrets of ice

The complex properties of water and ice are not well understood but a team from UCL and the ISIS Neutron and Muon Source have revealed new information about a phase of ice called 'ice II'.

Published: Apr 6, 2018 12:26:29 PM


Atomic and Molecular Physics Summer School

World leading female professors will visit UCL on July 5th 2018 to address undergradute students about the amazing research taking place in the field of Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, particularly laser-matter interactions and ultra-fast phenomena.

Starts: Jul 5, 2018 9:00:00 AM