What did Humphry Davy write in his notebooks?

Tuesday 25 June 2024, 7:00pm to 8:00pm


The Storey Institute, Auditorium, Lancaster - View Map

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All Lancaster University (non-partner) students, Alumni, Applicants, External Organisations, Families and young people, Postgraduates, Prospective International Students, Prospective Postgraduate Students, Prospective Undergraduate Students, Public, Staff, Undergraduates


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Since 2019, the Humphry Davy Notebooks Project (https://wp.lancs.ac.uk/davynotebooks/about/) has transcribed more than 11,000 pages of the notebooks of the famous nineteenth-century chemist, Sir Humphry Davy. Over 3500 volunteers from across the globe have helped in this endeavour and soon the notebooks will be published on the Lancaster Digital Collections site. In this talk, Professor Ruston will explore some of the highlights of the project’s research. The notebooks show Davy isolating chemic

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Contact Details

Name Sharon Ruston




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