Seminars

Autumn 2017

Faculty/Dept/Schl DATE TITLE SPEAKER TIME LOCATION NOTES
Centre for Studies in Literature (CSL) 31/10/2017 Gardeners’ World: Companionship and Retreat in Milton’s Eden Rosie Paice, University of Portsmouth 5.00pm to 6.30pm Dennis Sciama Building 1.12
Dynamic Planet 01/11/2017 Putting the Brakes on Climate Change: Carbon Capture and Storage vs Enhanced Weathering Prof Rachel James, National Oceanography Centre, University of Southampton 1.15pm to 2.30pm William Beatty (Dental Academy), Room 0.04
Sociology and Social Theory 01/11/2017 Satisfaction, Happiness and Emotional Wellbeing in UK Higher Education Laura Hyman 3.00pm to 5.00pm Milldam Building LE1.03
Centre for European and International Studies Research (CEISR) 07/11/2017 The power of Slacktivism? Social Media and Political Participation in Britain James Dennis, University of Portsmouth 5.00pm to 6.30pm Dennis Sciama Building 1.12
Centre for European and International Studies Research (CEISR) 14/11/2017 Predatory War: Archives, Drones and Embodiment Kevin McSorley, University of Portsmouth 5.00pm to 6.30pm Dennis Sciama Building 1.12
Dynamic Planet 15/11/2017 George VI Ice Shelf, Antarctica: ice-dammed lakes and Holocene dynamics Dr Bethan Davies, Royal Holloway, University of London 1.15pm to 2.30pm William Beatty (Dental Academy), Room 0.04
Women's and Gender Studies 15/11/2017 What difference does the ‘L word make? Researching the ‘lesbian’ in LGBTQ histories Rebecca Jenkins, University College London 2.00pm to 4.00pm Milldam Building LE0.06
Social and Cultural History 15/11/2017 Kill all the Gentlemen!: (Mis)representing the Western Rebels of 1549 Mark Stoyle (University of Southampton) 3.30pm to 5.00pm Burnaby Building 1.25
Centre for Studies in Literature (CSL) 21/11/2017 Living with the Nightmare in the Joseph Johnson Circle Daisy Hay, University of Exeter 5.00pm to 6.30pm Dennis Sciama Building 1.12
School of Engineering 22/11/2017 Shining a brilliant light on fatigue behaviour of metals by synchrotron X-ray diffraction Dr Mahmoud Mostafavi 1.00pm to 2.00pm Anglesea Building A1.11 Dr Mahmoud Mostafavi is a lecturer in Structural Integrity within the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Bristol.
Centre for European and International Studies Research (CEISR) 28/11/2017 Gender justice and social cohesion: Exploring the role of educational reforms in conflict-affected Pakistan Naureen Durrani, Sussex University 5.00pm to 6.30pm Dennis Sciama Building 1.12
Dynamic Planet 29/11/2017 Building a flower to improve pollen transfer Dr Adrian Brennan, Durham University 1.15pm to 2.30pm William Beatty (Dental Academy), Room 0.04
Centre for European and International Studies Research (CEISR) 05/12/2017 Metropolitan clothing consumption in seventeenth-century Sussex Danae Tankard, University of Chichester 5.00pm to 6.30pm Dennis Sciama Building 1.12
Women's and Gender Studies 06/12/2017 Addressing staff-student sexual misconduct in higher education Anna Bull, University of Portsmouth/The 1752 Group 3.00pm to 5.00pm Milldam Building LE1.03
School of Engineering 06/12/2017 The Virtual Fields Method – Presentation and applications Professor Fabrice Pierron 1.00pm to 2.00pm Anglesea Building A1.11 Professor Fabrice Pierron is the Chair of Solid Mechanics, Head of the Engineering Materials Research Group, Editor-in- Chief of Strain (Wiley), Faculty of Engineering and the Environment at the University of Southampton.
Centre for Studies in Literature (CSL) 12/12/2017 Shakespeare and the ‘Absent’ Audience: Un/heard Applause during NTL and RSC Broadcasts Briony Frost, University of Plymouth 5.00pm to 6.30pm Dennis Sciama Building 1.12
School of Engineering 10/01/2018 Phase field approach to brittle fracture and cohesive zone models for fracture mechanics in heterogeneous materials and composites Professor Marco Paggi 1.00pm to 2.00pm Anglesea Building A1.11 Professor Marco Paggi is the Associate Professor of Structural Mechanics, Director of Multi-scale Analysis of Material Research Unit (MUSAM), IMT School for Advanced Studies, Lucca, Italy.
Dynamic Planet 17/01/2018 Adaptations and drivers of plant flammability Dr Rebecca Dewhirst, University of Exeter 1.15pm to 2.30pm William Beatty (Dental Academy), Room 0.04
School of Engineering 24/01/2018 Machining across length-scales Dr Anish Roy 1.00pm to 2.00pm Anglesea Building A1.11 Dr Anish Roy is a Reader in mechanics of materials and processes at Loughborough University.
Dynamic Planet 31/01/2018 PhD Pick ‘n’ Mix session Multiple PhD speakers 1.15pm to 2.30pm William Beatty (Dental Academy), Room 0.04
School of Engineering 07/02/2018 Developing Virtual Clinical Trials for Breast screening Dr Kevin Wells 1.00pm to 2.00pm Anglesea Building A1.11 Dr Kevin Wells: Reader, MSc Course Director in Medical Imaging, University of Surrey.
Dynamic Planet 14/02/2018 The Chemicals that Never Go Away: Why We Should be Concerned about Flame Retardant Chemicals Prof Stuart Harrad, University of Birmingham 1.15pm to 2.30pm William Beatty (Dental Academy), Room 0.04
School of Engineering 21/02/2018 Advanced optimisation of Oil Field Production Under Uncertainty Dr Reza Malakooti 1.00pm to 2.00pm Anglesea Building A1.11 Dr Reza Malakooti: Lecturer, Petroleum Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Portsmouth.
Centre for European and International Studies Research (CEISR) 28/02/2018 Casting into the future of UK fisheries after Brexit Dr Bryce Beukers-Stewart, University of York 1.15pm to 2.30pm William Beatty (Dental Academy), Room 0.04
School of Engineering 07/03/2018 Possible Way to Change the Fate of Noxious Diesel Engines with Advanced Control Dr Dina Shona Laila 1.00pm to 2.00pm Anglesea Building A1.11 Dr Dina Shona Laila: Senior Lecturer in Instrumentation and Control, School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Automotive Engineering, Coventry University.
School of Engineering 21/03/2018 Light weight composite manufacturing, opportunities and challenges Mr Andy Smith 1.00pm to 2.00pm Anglesea Building A1.11 Mr Andy Smith: Director of Research and Development, Gordon Murray Design Limited, Wharfside, Broadford Park, Guildford.