Isaac Newton Christmas Lecture

Space travel: from fantasy to reality and beyond a duo public lecture (including 20 minutes interval) by Dr Fabien Paillusson School of Mathematics and Physics, University of Lincoln and Dr Anna Marie Roos School of History & Heritage, University of Lincoln Wednesday 20 December 2017 6 pm – 7:40 pm Lecture Theatre in the new […]

Best physics lecturers 2016/17

During the Edward Delaval event on 31 May 2017 our 1st and 2nd year Physics students (now 2nd and 3rd year students) presented our Physics lecturers with “Stars of the best physics lecturer of 2017” as voted by the students. The winners of the academic year 2016-17 were: 1st year: Fabien Paillusson and Andrei Zvelindovsky 2nd year: […]

Film about mathematicians

On 4 October 2017 the UoL Eleanor Glanville Center in conjunction with School of Mathematics and Physics organized a screening of “Hidden Figures“, a highly acclaimed film about black female mathematicians who worked at NASA on space programmes. The film is loosely based on true events and real protagonists. Before the film, Prof Evgeny Khukhro […]

Celebrating Physics students success in 2017 with Edward Delaval

On 31 of May 2017 our Physics students at the University of Lincoln have been recognised at a prize giving event for their hard work and effort on the course. Our first two cohorts of Physics students at the University and staff spent a remarkable day at Doddington Hall, once a home of famous natural philosopher Edward […]

Maths Awards Ceremony

During Welcome Week, on 21 September, Year 2 and Year 3 Maths students had an Award Ceremony, followed by informal social event. Awards for students with best academic achievements were supplemented with prizes in Amazon vouchers. The Awards were presented by Head of School Prof Andrei Zvelindovsky and Maths Programme Leader Prof Evgeny Khukhro. Then Awards […]

Hidden Figures – free film

The first official screening of the The Eleanor Glanville Centre Film Club we will be showing in conjunction with the School of Mathematics and Physics the film Hidden Figures. In the 1960s, Mercury astronauts Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn and others absorbed the accolades of being the first men in space. Behind the scenes, […]

Planets, stars, and music of glass

Originally posted on Study Physics:
Today the University of Lincoln hosted the Lincoln Get Hold of Technology & Science (LiGHTS) festival. Our school presented two exciting activities. Our own astrophysicists, Dr Phil Sutton, told to old and young about recent news from the world of planets and stars. The most young listeners asked the most…

Superhero in Lincoln

On 7th September 2017 Professor James Kakalios opened a new lecture series, Great Lives, with a fascinating talk on the physics of superheros. Earlier during the day James received an Honorary Doctor of Science degree from the University of Lincoln. The lecture was followed by signing the book The Physics of Superheroes by the author.

Superhero professor, James Kakalios, gets an honorary degree

On 7th of September 2017 Professor James Kakalios was awarded an Honorary degree of Doctor of Science by the University of Lincoln for his achievements in advancement and communication of physics. Watch the graduation ceremony (rewind forward to 48.5 minutes): Oration text (by Andrei Zvelindovsky): Chancellor, Pro Chancellor, DVC, honoured guests, graduates, I am pleased […]

Annual Charlotte Scott Lecture in Mathematics

Indra’s Pearls: A mathematical adventure a public lecture by Professor Caroline Series FRS University of Warwick; LMS President-Designate 2017 Wednesday, 7th of February 2018, 6:00–7:20 pm Newton Lecture Theatre  INB0114 in the Isaac Newton building, University of Lincoln This talk is based on the book of the same title by David Mumford, Caroline Series and David […]

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