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 […]

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 […]

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.

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 […]

1st Annual Edmund Weaver Lecture in Astronomy

Cassini: Over A Decade Of Discoveries a public lecture by Dr Phil Sutton University of Lincoln Wednesday, 11 October 2017, 6:00-7:20 pm Newton Lecture Theatre  INB0114 in the Isaac Newton building, University of Lincoln The Cassini spacecraft has been in orbit around Saturn since 2004. The unprecedented detail of over a decade’s worth of observations […]

Annual Edward Delaval Lecture in Physics

The Beauty of Flavour: Latest results from the Large Hadron Collider a public lecture by Professor Valerie Gibson Cavendish Laboratory,  University of Cambridge Wednesday, 18 April 2018, 6:00-7:20 pm Newton Lecture Theatre  INB0114 in the Isaac Newton building, University of Lincoln The LHCb experiment at the Large Hadron Collider is designed to search for new phenomena […]

Annual Robert Grosseteste Lecture in Astrophysics

Planets and Pulsations: The New Keplerian Revolution a public lecture by Professor Don Kurtz Jeremiah Horrocks Institute, the University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK Wednesday, 6 December 2017, 6:00-7:20 pm Newton Lecture Theatre  INB0114 in the Isaac Newton building, University of Lincoln One of the biggest questions humans can ask is, “Are we alone?” Does […]

The Uncanny Physics of Superhero Comic Books

a public lecture by Professor James Kakalios (The University of Minnesota, USA) Thursday, 7th of September 2017, 6:00 pm Isaac Newton Lecture Theatre, Isaac Newton Building, Brayford Campus, University of Lincoln Book a place In 2001 I created a Freshman Seminar class at the University of Minnesota entitled: “Everything I Know About Science I Learned from Reading […]

© School of Mathematics and Physics, University of Lincoln, Brayford Pool, Lincoln, LN6 7TS, United Kingdom