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Natural history or psychology? Reading expressions and being read in Darwin's science of interdependence
Ben Bradley (Charles Sturt University, NSW).
Monday 20 February 2017, 13:00-14:00
Prof. Dame Athene Donald DBE FRS, Dept Physics, Churchill College, University of Cambridge.
Monday 20 February 2017, 19:30-21:00
Professor Rebecca Fitzgerald.
Tuesday 21 February 2017, 20:00-21:30
Meri Huch (Gurdon Institute) & Iva Kelava (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology).
Wednesday 22 February 2017, 18:30-20:00
Professor Matthew Goodwin, University of Kent.
Friday 24 February 2017, 17:30-18:30
Dr Sheila Flanagan, Centre for Neuroscience in Education.
Friday 24 February 2017, 17:45-19:10
Boris Jardine (Department of History and Philosophy of Science).
Monday 27 February 2017, 13:00-14:00
Professor Calum A MacRae, Chief of Cardiology, Harvard Medical School, USA.
Monday 27 February 2017, 18:00-19:00
Professor Ian Chapman.
Tuesday 28 February 2017, 20:00-21:30
A COMPLIMENTARY DRINKS RECEPTION TO FOLLOW ON AFTER THE LECTURE WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE FOYER TO THE LECTURE THEATRE FOR ALL ATTENDEES
Professor Michael F Ashby, CBE FRS FREng, Emeritus Professor of Materials, Department of Engineering.
Wednesday 01 March 2017, 18:00-19:00
Thursday 02 March 2017, 19:00-20:00
Professor Sarah Harper, University of Oxford.
Friday 03 March 2017, 17:30-18:30
Dr Matthew Coghlan (MedImmune / AstraZeneca).
Friday 03 March 2017, 17:45-19:10
Charlie Jarvis (Natural History Museum).
Monday 06 March 2017, 13:00-14:00
A trick of the light? Development, function and evolution of plant nanostructures that influence animal behaviour
Prof. Beverley Glover FLS, Dept of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge and Director of the Cambridge University Botanic Gardens.
Monday 06 March 2017, 19:30-21:00
Tuesday 07 March 2017, 19:00-20:00
Chris Taylor (CRUK) & David Minde (Cambridge Centre for Proteomics).
Wednesday 08 March 2017, 18:30-20:00
Lyse Doucet, BBC.
Friday 10 March 2017, 17:30-18:30
Dr Joel Peck, Department of Genetics.
Friday 10 March 2017, 17:45-19:10
Reading colonial photography: the publication and reception of A Phrenologist Amongst the Todas (1873)
James Poskett (Department of History and Philosophy of Science).
Monday 13 March 2017, 13:00-14:00
Professor Koen Steemers BSc BArch MPhil PhD RIBA ARB, Professor of Sustainable Design, Department of Architecture.
Monday 13 March 2017, 18:00-19:00
Professor Sir Chris Llewellyn Smith.
Tuesday 14 March 2017, 20:00-21:30
Dr Demis Hassabis, Co-founder and CEO of DeepMind, Vice President of Engineering at Google DeepMind.
Monday 20 March 2017, 19:30-21:00
ONE DAY MEETING FREE ENTRY NO BOOKING REQUIRED
Organisers: Fumiya Iida and Jim Woodhouse.
Friday 24 March 2017, 09:00-17:00
Professor Gerry Gilmore.
Friday 24 March 2017, 18:00-19:00
Sue Garrard, Dame Pauline Green, Natasha Landell-Mills.
Thursday 06 April 2017, 17:15-19:00
Monday 24 April 2017, 19:30-21:00
Dr Emily So MEng CEng MICE, Magdalene College, University of Cambridge, Director of Cambridge Architectural Research Ltd..
Monday 08 May 2017, 19:30-21:00
Dr. Evripides Loukaides, Lecturer, University of Bath.
Friday 19 May 2017, 17:45-19:10
Speaker to be confirmed.
Monday 22 May 2017, 19:30-21:00
Dr. Milica Vasiljevic.
Friday 26 May 2017, 17:45-19:10
Tim J Smith, Birkbeck, University of London.
Friday 02 June 2017, 17:45-19:10
Lord Martin Rees OM FRS FREng FMedSci, Trinity College and Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge. Astronomer Royal..
Monday 05 June 2017, 19:30-21:00
Laura DeMarco (North West University).
Thursday 08 June 2017, 17:00-18:00
Dr Serena Nik-Zainal, Wellcome Trust Intermediate Clinical Fellow & CDF Group Leader, Cancer Genome Project, Sanger Institute. .
Monday 19 June 2017, 19:30-21:00
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