1.30pm - 6pm, 7 January 2015
Harrie Massey Lecture Theatre
The Faculty of Mathematical & Physical Sciences Research Festival will celebrate research activities across the faculty by highlighting notable achievements and ongoing projects from the eight departments.
It will also aim to provide a new forum for networking with colleagues and for fostering interdisciplinary collaborations. All faculty staff and postgraduates are welcome to attend.
1.40 Prof Ofer Lahav (MAPSVice Dean for Research) - “Welcome”
1.45 Prof David Price (Vice Provost for Research) - “UCL Research Strategy”
2.00 Prof Nick Brook (MAPS Dean) - “MAPS Research Strategy”
Dr David Scanlon (Chemistry) - “Polymorph
engineering of TiO2: Understanding the correlation between local coordination,
absolute reference potentials and practical applications”
2.30 Prof Rachel McKendry (LCN) - “Connecting for Global Health:
nanosensors, mobile phones and big data”
2.45 Dr Timo Betcke (Mathematics) - “BEM++: Open-source software development in Mathematics”
3.00 Tea (at Physics E3/E7)
3.30 Ms Beate Franke (Statistics) “Understanding network structure”
3.45 Dr Phil Jones (Physics & Astronomy) - “Current research in Biological Physics”
4.00 Prof Dario Alfe (Earth Sciences) - "A window to the Earth's core"
4.15 Prof Mat Page (MSSL) - ”Discoveries with Swift”
4.30 Dr Jack Stilgoe (STS) - “Responsible Research and Innovation"
5.00 Drinks (at Physics E3/E7)
Please book your space using the form below.