From lichen to lightning
As part of "The Beauty in Science", an exhibition of images from Lancaster science, Dr Amanda Turner gave a public lecture on her research on the mathematics of random growth on Tuesday 24th September.
It shows an example of a planar random growth process which grows by particles randomly attaching themselves to the outside of the cluster. This random fractal growth model describes how minerals cluster together and has many applications in physics and chemistry as well as industrial processes.
Wed 25 September 2013
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.
Thu 30 October 2014
Lancaster University has played a lead role in the inaugural meeting of a new engineering network for all types of engineers working on particle accelerators in the UK.
Fri 17 October 2014
Almost 100 postgraduate students have been welcomed onto two new masters degrees that bring together expertise from across the faculty.
Fri 10 October 2014
Lancaster University research will enable business leaders to take more informed decisions about protecting critical infrastructure from cyber attack.
Story supplied by LU Press Office
Thu 09 October 2014