Seminars

Autumn 2017

Faculty/Dept/Schl DATE TITLE SPEAKER TIME LOCATION NOTES
Centre for European and International Studies Research (CEISR) 17/10/2017 European media coverage of the refugee crisis Kerry Moore and Iñaki Garcia-Blanco, University of Cardiff 5.00pm to 6.30pm Dennis Sciama Building 1.12
School of Engineering 18/10/2017 Engineering Solutions to the challenges of ageing Professor Raymond Lee 1.00pm to 2.00pm Anglesea Building A1.11 Professor in Biomechanics, Raymond Lee, is the Associate Dean (Global Engagement) for the Faculty of Technology at the University of Portsmouth.
Social and Cultural History 18/10/2017 Sleepwalking to the Precipice: The failure to predict the nature of future war, 1870-1914 David Bangert (University of Portsmouth) 3.30pm to 5.00pm Burnaby Building 1.25
Women's and Gender Studies 18/10/2017 A history of women and desire (Oxford University Press) Professor Carol Dyhouse, University of Sussex 2.00pm to 4.00pm Milldam Building LE0.06 Professor Carol Dyhouse will talk about her recent widely praised book Heartthrobs: a history of women and desire (Oxford University Press)
Centre for European and International Studies Research (CEISR) 24/10/2017 Are party supporters just like loyal football fans? An exploration of voters’ associations of partisanship Edzia Carvalho (presenter), University of Dundee. 5.00pm to 6.30pm Dennis Sciama Building 1.12 Co-authors: Dr. Kristi Winters (GESIS-Leibniz Institute, Cologne) and Dr. Thom Oliver (UWE Bristol)
School of Engineering 25/10/2017 Narrowing BME Attainment Gap in engineering/computing by accident or design Dr Anne Nortcliffe FHEA MInstMc 1.00pm to 2.00pm Anglesea Building A1.11 Dr Anne Nortcliffe: Department of Engineering and Maths, Department of Computing, Faculty of ACES, Sheffield Hallam University.
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
Sociology and Social Theory 1/11/2017 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
School of Engineering 08/11/2017 Visual learning and medical applications Professor Xianghua Xie 1.00pm to 2.00pm Anglesea Building A1.11 Professor Xianghua Xie is the Associate Professor (Computer Science) at Swansea University.
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
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.