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Talks, Lectures and Seminars

An opportunity to hear about the latest research by invited experts in their field. All are welcome to attend.

Condensed Matter Physics Seminar

Dr Malcolm Connolly, University of Cambridge

Friday 28 November 2014, 1500-1600
C1 Physics Building

Microscopy and control of graphene quantum devices

Space Science Seminar: Why do space policy and law matter?

Space Science Seminar: Why do space policy and law matter?

Professor David Southwood, Imperial College London.

Tuesday 09 December 2014, 1630-1730
Frankland Colloquium Room

Have you ever worried about why planes can't overfly other nations but no one queries that spacecraft can? Who is responsible if your spacecraft bumps into another? Why can't you use GPS to land an airliner? Are you allowed to collect an asteroid and bring it to the Earth? We'll explore some of the myriad ways in which the global use of space tests humanity's capacity to agree and cooperate out on the final frontier.