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SOCIETY NEWS

New office address from FRIDAY 8 JANUARY 2016

The Society's offices have moved to Room 21, 17 Mill Lane, Cambridge CB2 1RX.

Please note the signage displayed when visiting.

(See contact page for further details and office hours)

Departmental Visits

Lent Term 2017

A series of visits to places of interest within the University of Cambridge will be held each term and will be open to all Fellows of the Society.

The next Departmental visit will be to the, Department of Material Science & Metallurgy, in the Lent Term 2017 on Tuesday 21 February 2017.

Henslow Fellowships

A programme of research fellowships has been initiated for promising young research workers to carry out independent research for periods of up to three years. The fellowships are named Henslow Fellowships in honour of John Stevens Henslow (1796 - 1861) Professor of Botany in the University of Cambridge and co-founder of the Cambridge Philosophical Society in 1819 (read more....)

Venue and START TIME for Lent Term 2017 and Michaelmas Term 2017 Lectures

Lectures will commence at 6.00pm and will be held in the Bristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, (entrance next to the Scott Polar Research Building on Lensfield Road), Department of Chemistry, Cambridge. There is no need to book and entry is free and open to all

Grant applications

1 February 2017 - deadline for receipt of Travel Grant application

31 March 2017 - deadline for receipt of Research Studentship applications

 

 

 

 

 

 

Events

Forthcoming Michaelmas Term Lectures

Monday 30 January 2017
G I TAYLOR LECTURE -Professor Michael Cates FRS FRSE, Lucasian Professor of Mathematics, DAMTP, will deliver a lecture entitled "Using light to orchestrate the assembly of self-propelled particles into microfluidic devices" at 6:00pm in the Bristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre.

Entry is Free and open to all who are interested

Monday 13 February 2017
Dr Patricia Fara, President, British Society for the History of Science, will deliver a lecture entitled "A lab of one's own: Science & Suffrage in World War One" at 6:00pm in the Bristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre.

Entry is Free and open to all who are interested

Monday 27 February 2017
A V HILL LECTURE - Professor Calum MacRae, Chief of Cardiology, Harvard Medical School, USA, will deliver a lecture entitled "Systems level in vivo modeling of vertebrate physiology and pharmacology" at 6:00pm in the Bristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre.

Entry is Free and open to all who are interested

Wednesday 1 March 2017 HONORARY FELLOWS LECTURE - Professor Michael F Ashby CBE FRS FREng, Emeritus Professor of Materials, Department of Engineering, will deliver a lecture "Title to be confirmed" at 6.00pm in the Bristol Myers-Squibb Lecture Theatre.

Entry is Free and open to all who are interested

Monday 13 March 2017
Professor Koen Steemers BSc BArch MPhil RIBA ARB, Professor of Sustainable Design, Department of Architecture, will deliver a lecture entitled "Environmental diversity of Architecture" at 6:00pm in the Bristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre.

Entry is Free and open to all who are interested

Friday 24 March 2017 NEW FRONTIERS IN ROBOTICS - ONE DAY MEETING - Organisers: Dr Fumiya Iida, Professor Jim Woodhouse, Dr Claire Barlow, from 9:00am to 5:00pm in Lecture Room 0, Department of Engineering.Entry is Free and open to all who are interested

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