Past lectures

David Elder Lecture Programme 2016/17

Speakers who have contributed a talk to the David Elder lecture series include:

Date

Speaker

Title

1 Dec 2016 Dr Matt Taylor

Chasing a Comet

(speaker interview and audio podcast available)

3 Nov 2016 Dr Paul McNamara

LISA Pathfinder and the Hunt for Ripples in Space 

(speaker interview and audio podcast available)

6 Oct 2016 Dr Stuart Clark

The Search for Earth's Twin

(speaker interview and audio podcast available)

8 Sep 2016 Prof. Chris Lintott

Is the Milky Way Special?

(speaker interview and audio podcast available)

29 Aug 2016 Prof. Joe Giaime Gravitational Waves and LIGO

(speaker interview and audio podcast available)

3 Mar 2016 Dr Pippa Goldschmidt Writing in the Stars
4 Feb 2016 Dr Marek Kukula The Intimate Universe
3 Dec 2015 Prof. Massimiliano Vasile Stardust
17 Nov 2015 Dr Bernie Fanaroff The Unseen Cosmos

 

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