Physics Public Lecture

If we understand oil and water, things will sort themselves out: nanotechnology in a nutshell Prof. Roy Shenhar The Institute of Chemistry and the Center for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Wednesday 27th January 2016 at 3.30 pm ENG207 Lecture Theatre, Engineering Hub, Brayford Pool Campus, University of Lincoln   One of […]

Photo history of Boole-200 lecture

On 2 November 2015, the 200th anniversary of George Boole, Dr Evgeny Khukhro gave a public lecture George Boole:  Legacy of a Mathematics Revolutionary. The event was attended by the City Sheriff of Lincoln Mr Graham Kent and Sheriff’s Lady Mrs Gillian Kent. The event was welcomed by  Deputy Vice Chancellor Prof Susan Rigby, who gave a short speech, followed […]

Physics Christmas Lecture 2015

Exploring the Molecular Machines within: a Fantastic Voyage Dr Danilo Roccatano Lincoln School of Mathematics and Physics Wednesday 16th December 2015 at 3.30 pm EMMTEC Lecture Theatre, Brayford Pool Campus, University of Lincoln To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your […]

Mathematics of church windows

Today Hugh Williams from Nottingham delivered a public IMA (Institute of Mathematics and its Applications) talk on the mathematical beauty of English medieval church windows. The talk was a part of the IMA East Midlands Branch program and was the first IMA branch talk in Lincoln.

George Boole — Legacy of a Mathematics Revolutionary

A public lecture by Dr Evgeny Khukhro Lincoln School of Mathematics and Physics Monday 2nd November 2015 at 6.30 pm EMMTEC Lecture Theatre, Brayford Pool Campus, University of Lincoln George Boole was one of the most influential mathematical minds of the 19th Century. His work laid the foundations of  mathematical logic, and Boolean operations later became […]

Looking Mathematically at English Decorated Window Tracery

 East Midlands Branch     An illustrated talk by Hugh Williams Wednesday 14th October 2015 at 7.30 pm EMMTEC Lecture Theatre, Brayford Pool Campus, University of Lincoln Abstract The tracery (stonework) of mediaeval Decorated windows (c. 1250 – 1350) may not seem an obvious area for mathematical exploration but the speaker has been doing that […]

Evgeny Khukhro gave a public lecture “Group Theory: algebra of symmetries”

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:
Group_Theory_algebra_of_symmetries This lecture was given within the University of Lincoln Masterclass Programme. Aimed at students in Year 12/13, these lectures are intended to enrich the school curriculum and to facilitate transitional learning between school and university.

Fascinating foams: the mathematics of soap bubbles

Guest Public Lecture by Professor Simon Cox on March 2, 2015, from 5.30pm to 7pm, in the EMMTEC lecture theatre on the main Brayford Campus of the University of Lincoln Behind the apparent randomness of the foam on your bath, in your washing machine, or in your glass, are strict geometrical rules that dictate the arrangements […]

Sir Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal

Great Minds lecture: Sir Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal Space exploration, life and the cosmos 23 September 2014, 6.00pm EMMTEC Building, Brayford Campus, University of Lincoln The space age is little more than 50 years old, and has been crucial for science. Unmanned probes have visited the planets of our Solar System. But will human explorers […]

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