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 […]

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.

Astrophysicist brings findings from far-away planets to Lincoln

by Laura Jones – PR Officer As one of the most scientifically rich voyages ever undertaken in our solar system reaches its dramatic conclusion, an astrophysicist who examines data from NASA’s pioneering Cassini mission joins the University of Lincoln, UK, to establish an exciting new specialism in space, planets and moon formation. Dr Phil Sutton’s work focusses […]

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 […]

54th Newton Lecture by the Head of the School

On Tuesday 4th of July 2017 Professor Andrei Zvelindovsky, the founding head of the School of Mathematics and Physics at the University of Lincoln, gave a lecture ‘From Newton’s Light to Electromagnetic Waves: A Path to Enlightening’ at the King’s School in Grantham. The school was founded in 1528 and attended by Isaac Newton. The lecture was 54th […]

Experimental Newton lecture in new Newton building

Our last public lecture of the 2016/17 season was a special experiment: a duo talk given by Dr Anna Marie Roos from the School of History & Heritage and Dr Fabien Paillusson from the School of Mathematics and Physics.  The sciences and the humanities met as Drs Paillluson and Roos each gave a short lecture about The Newtonian Moment, their presentation […]

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