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NEW Departmental Visits

Easter Term 2014

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 G K BATCHELOR LABORATORY in the DEPARTMENT OF APPLIED MATHEMATICS AND THEORETICAL PHYSICS. The visit will take place on Wednesday 16 April 2014 at 2.00 pm in the Easter Term 2014.

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 Easter and Michaelmas Term 2014 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 May 2014 - deadline for receipt of Travel Grant applications

30 September 2014 - deadline for receipt of Research Studentship applications

 

 

 

 

 

Events

Forthcoming Easter and Michaelmas Term Lectures

Wednesday 14 May 2014
THE HENSLOW FELLOWS LECTURES: Dr Alexander Liu, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge will give the first of two half-hour lectures entitled "Resolving the early record of animal evolution: Insights from the enigmatic Ediacaran Biota" and Dr Stephanie Jacquot formerly of the Statistical Laboratory, Centre for Mathematical Sciences will give the second half-hour lecture entitled "Use of ramdom matrices" in the Easter Term 2014 starting at 6.00pm in the Bristol Myers-Squibb Lecture Theatre.

Entry is Free and open to all who are interested

Monday 27 January
LARMOR LECTURE - Professor Leslie Valiant FRS, Professor of Computer Science and Mathematics, Harvard, USA, will deliver a lecture entitled "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 27 October
Professor Paul Fletcher, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, will deliver a lecture entitled "Perception and belief in psychosis" at 6:00pm in the Bristol Myers-Squibb Lecture Theatre.

Entry is Free and open to all who are interested

Wednesday 19 November

HONORARY FELLOWS LECTURE - Professor Sir Tony Hoare, Microsoft Research Ltd, Cambridge, will deliver a lecture (title to follow) at 6.00pm in the Bristol Myers-Squibb Lecture Theatre.

Entry is Free and open to all who are interested