Tuesday 20th December 2016, Management School Building

Time Speaker Title of Talk Venue
9.10-9.15am Professor Jamshed Anwar
Associate Dean for Research
Welcome Lecture Theatre 1
9.20-9.30am Professor Harry Hoster
Professor & Director of Energy Lancaster
Welcome Lecture Theatre 1

Session One

9.30-9.55am Andy Kerridge
Finding a needle in a radioactive haystack: computational simulations of heavy element covalency. Lecture Theatre 1
9.55-10.20am Sam Murphy
Building a bottle for a Sun Lecture Theatre 1
10.20-10.45am Peter Garraghan
The datacenter is greener than the sum of its parts - towards holistic energy-efficient computing Lecture Theatre 1
10.45-11.15am Tea, coffee and pastries   Hub Area
11.15-12.15pm PhD Talks
Chair: Chris Edwards
Short talks from final year PhD students Lecture Theatre 1
12.15-1.15pm Lunch Posters on display Hub Area

Session Two

1.15-1.40pm Dermot Lynott
It's getting hot in here! How does temperature experience influence human behaviour? Lecture Theatre 1
1.40-2.05pm Rebecca Killick
Mathematics & Statistics
Renewable energy - how statistics can mitigate intermittent generation Lecture Theatre 1
2.05-2.30pm Manus Hayne
Semiconductor futures - energy impact, use and capture Lecture Theatre 1
2.30-2.55pm Hugh Tuffen
Lancaster Environment Centre
From the fire into the frying pan - a future fuelled by magma energy? Lecture Theatre 1
2.55-3.20pm Mulled wine and mince pies Presentation of prizes Hub Area

Session Three


3.20-4.20pm Hubert Girault
Guest Speaker
From grid to mobility: the challenge of re-charging electric vehicles. Lecture Theatre 1
4.20-4.30pm Peter Atkinson
Close Lecture Theatre 1