Inspiring Science is an open lecture series in which high-profile speakers from inside and outside of the University speak about their research and careers in their respective scientific fields. The series includes three strands of lectures as shown below, along with upcoming inspiring science events:
Tuesday 29 March 2022 (18:30-19:30) - 'From Enigma to the Programming of Life: Alan Turing’s achievements explored in a discussion between Dr Kyle Wedgwood and Sir Dermot Turing.'
Join us on Tuesday 29 March either in person or online for this public lecture, hosted by EPSRC Hub for Quantitative Modelling in Healthcare which intends to provide a platform for people to separate truth from fiction in the story of Alan Turing’s scientific accomplishments.
In person event at: Alumni Auditorium, The Forum, University of Exeter, Streatham Campus, Stocker Road, Exeter, EX4 4PT.
Further information regarding future events will be displayed here when announced.
Further events will be listed on here as and when they become available.
Engineering and Entrepreneurship Seminar Series
Information on future events will be added here as soon as they are available.
See details below of our previous lectures including recordings of these events:
Friday 1 October 2021 (16:00-17.30) - 'Climate, clouds and communication!' by Dr Kate Marvel. Kate joined us to talk about her work and journey in science and climate communication.
Presented on 9 June 2016 by Professor Jianping Wu, Professor in the School of Structural Engineering at Tsinghua University.
Presented on 1 June 2016 by Professor Arek Goetz - Professor of Mathematics at San Francisco State University.
Presented on 20 April 2016 by Dr Bernard Ferrier, Hoffman Engineering Corporation and US Office of Naval Research at École Polytechnique de Montréal (Québec) Canada.
Presented on 14 May 2015 by Professor Mark Miodownik - Director of the Institute of Making and Professor of Materials & Society at University College London.
Presented on 29 April 2015 by Professor Vadim Biktashev - Professor of Mathematics at the University of Exeter.
Presented on 11 March 2015 by Professor Zoran Kapelan - Chair in Water Systems Engineering at the University of Exeter.
Presented on 11 February 2015 by Professor Tapas Mallick - Chair in Clean Technologies (Renewables) at the University of Exeter.
Presented on 3 December 2014 by Professor Geoff Vallis - Professor of Mathematics at University of Exeter.
Presented on 18 November 2014 by Professor Kip Jeffrey - First Quantum Minerals Professor of Mining Education at Camborne School of Mines, University of Exeter.
Presented on 11 June 2014 by Professor Geyong Min - Chair in High Performance Computing and Networking at the University of Exeter.
Presented on 14 May 2014 by Professor Aleksandar Pavic - Professor of Vibration Engineering and Associate Dean for Research and Knowledge Transfer at University of Exeter.
Presented on 19 March 2014 by Professor Mark Baldwin - Head of Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Exeter
Presented on 26 February 2014 by Professor Beth Wingate - Professor of Mathematics at the University of Exeter.