Lancaster Physicist elected Vice-President of the Royal Astronomical Society
Congratulations to Professor Jim Wild (Space Plasma Environment and Radio Science Group) who has been elected as a Vice-President of the Royal Astronomical Society.
The Society - founded in 1820 and based in Burlington House, Piccadilly - encourages and promotes the study of astronomy, solar-system science, geophysics and closely related branches of science. As well as organising scientific meetings and publishing international research and review journals, the society recognises outstanding achievements by the award of medals and prizes. It also supports education through grants and outreach activities and represents UK astronomy nationally and internationally.
Jim, who has previously served as a member of RAS Council, will serve a two year term as a Vice-President for Geophysics, representing the fields of geophysics, planetary sciences, solar-terrestrial physics.
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Students and staff this week witnessed a significant development in the construction of two new super-labs providing teaching space for more than 200 students.
Wed 26 November 2014
Lancaster University and resident company The REACH Centre have been recognised for their outstanding track-record of working together at a prestigious award ceremony.
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Wed 12 November 2014
On 24th October, forty teachers from across the South Lakes area visited the Faculty of Science and Technology, as part of a partnership between Lancaster University, Research Council UK, and the South Lakes Federation.
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Peter Hodgson, who has just successfully defended his PhD, has now rounded off the achievement with the award of an EPSRC Doctoral Prize by the Faculty of Science and Technology.
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