Departmental seminars

Please find below details of upcoming departmental seminars, held every Wednesday at 1.00 pm in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Sir Robert Hadfield Building, Lecture Theatre 22 (E Floor).

Semester 1 (Autumn) 2017

Date Name Title Affiliation Host
27 September PGR Induction Dr Nicola Morley
4 October Dr Vassili Vorontsov To be announced Imperial College, London Dr Meurig Thomas
11 October Keith Butler The search for functional materials: From chemical intuition to machine learning University of Bath Dr Meurig Thomas
18 October Dr Sringvasa Rao Popuri To be announced Herriot-Watt University, Edinburgh Professor Derek Sinclair
25 October Professor Stephen Skinner To be announced Imperial College, London Professor Derek Sinclair
1 November Dr Bo Chen High Temperature Materials Performance and Structural Integrity Coventry University Dr Fan Yang
8 November Zhao Y Leong Electronegativity and enthalpy of mixing biplots for multi-component alloys and their solid solution stabilities The University of Sheffield
15 November Professor Steve Hull Neutron Diffraction Studies of Fluorite-Structured Ionic Conductors Rutherford Appleton Laboratory Professor Anthony West
22 November Dr Zoe Schnepp Playing with Fire University of Birmingham Dr Rebecca Boston
29 November Dr Sabiniano Roman Regueros Tissue engineering for pelvic floor reconstruction University of Sheffield Professor Sheila MacNeil
6 December Dr Arkshay Rao To be announced University of Cambridge Dr Nicola Morley
13 December Professor David Hay Developing Predictive Liver Models from Pluripotent Stem Cells University of Edinburgh Dr Frederik Claeyssens

Semester 2 (Spring) 2018

Date Name Title Affiliation Host
7 February Professor David Dye Understanding fatigue and stress corrosion in titanium: ordering, interstitials, macrozones and microstructure Imperial College, London Dr Meurig Thomas
14 February Dr Chris Race Mechanisms and kinetics of grain boundary migration: insights from atomistic simulation University of Manchester Dr Colin Freeman
21 February Dr paul Topham To be announced Aston University Dr Frederik Claeyssens
28 February Professor Karl Ryder To be announced University of Leicester Professor Anthony West
7 March Professor Klaas Wynne To be announced University of Glasgow Dr Colin Freeman
14 March Professor Patrick Unwin New views of interfacial processes in action University of Warwick Professor John Harding
21 March Dr Karen Johnson Structural Insight into Functional Materials using Solid-State NMR Department of Chemistry, University of Durham Dr Nik Reeves-McLaren
18 April Professor Robert Bowman To be announced Queen's University, Belfast Professor Beverley Inkson
25 April Professor S Przyborski An Interdisciplinary Approach to Engineering Human Tissues In Vitro Durham University Professor John Haycock
2 May Priya Viswanathan/Robin Delaine-Smith To be announced Queen Mary University of London Dr Gwendolen Reilly
9 may Dr Anthony Callanan To be announced University of Edinburgh Professor John Haycock/Dr Vanessa Hearnden
16 May Dr R J Lancaster Novel Mechanical Test Approaches for Additive Manufactured Materials University of Swansea Dr Meurig Thomas