Talks and Events List

All talks are in the Ramsay Lecture Theatre at 6.15 pm unless otherwise advertsed. They are preceded by tea and doughnuts at 5.45 pm in the Nyholm Room and are followed by cheese and wine. The list below will be constantly updated so keep your eyes peeled!


Spring 2013


Celebrating 137 Years of the CPS
Tues 8th Jan
Prof. Alwyn Davies
The History of the Chemistry Department the Pelican, the Collywobble, and the Nobel Prize
Tues 15th Jan
Dr Rachael Hazel and Dr Fabrizia Foglia
Life At Extremes
Tue 22nd Jan
Prof. Gabriel Aeppli
What nanotechnology can do for pharmacology
Tue 29th Jan
Dr. Abdollah Ghavami
Date fruit and seeds: their history, nutritional and health properties, and uses in the food market and beyond
Tue 5th Feb
STEM talk
Tues 12th Feb
Prof. Andrea Sella
Strange Ice
Tues 19th Feb
Mr. Mike Southon
Silicones in Industry Flexible and Diverse Polymers
Tue 26th Feb
Dr. Stephen Case-Green
Wax- A Lesser Known But Vital Component in Industrial and Domestic Products
Tue 5th March
Careers Event
Tue 12th March
Prof. Sarah-Jayne Blakemore
The social brain in adolescence
Tues 19th March
Dr. Simon Banks
How to use the magnet to predict the value of the stock market
Tues 30th April
Prof. Hasok Chang

A special thanks goes to our sponsor, the SCI, for their contribution to these talks