Science@Sheffield Seminar Series

A new series of online seminars created by the Faculty of Science team. These will be accessible seminars about how our science can address global challenges, presented by exceptional University of Sheffield researchers.

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Coming Up

Join seminars live and have the opportunity to ask questions and engage with our scientists.

When Who What Register link
Thursday 12 November, 1pm Dr Jenny Clark 'Converting red light to blue - understanding energetic up and down conversion in organic semiconductors'
  Professor Alexander Tartakovskii 'Atomically thin two-dimensional materials beyond graphene'
Thursday 26 November Dr Jill Edmondson 'The hidden potential of urban horticulture'
  Dr Maria Val Martin 'Air Pollution Mitigation: from farming with rocks to community-led urban projects'

Recorded seminars

Access our archive of previously recorded online seminars by clicking the links below. 

Addressing the global challenges to delivering sustainable food production

Professor Sue Hartley

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Democratising single-molecule FRET for dynamic structural biology

Dr Timothy D. Craggs

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It's quantum biology Jim, but not as we know it!

Professor Graham J. Leggett

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