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Research Talks

  • Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 14:10
    Stephanie Diepeveen, Centre of Governance and Human Rights, University of Cambridge
    Decolonising the university is a growing concern in the social sciences. It is no longer acceptable to assume that Western theories and histories are sufficient for making sense of the world –all the more
  • Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 14:10
    Dr Shovan Dutta (Physics Department, Cambridge)
    In a 3D world, all fundamental particles fall into one of two categories: those that behave like photons which make up light, and those that behave like electrons which make up matter. However, more more
  • Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 14:10
    David Durand-Delacre, Department of Geography
    How we categorise migrants matters. The different implications of labelling for ‘political refugees’, ‘asylum seekers’, ‘economic migrant’ or ‘illegal alien’ are important because each label more
  • Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 14:10
    Dr Souvik Roy (Chemistry Department, Cambridge)
    Molecular hydrogen is the ultimate clean fuel due to its extremely high energy density and its clean combustion to water. However, the challenge lies to produce it sustainably from water, which more
  • Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 14:10
    Stephanie Metzger, Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS)
    World energy demand is rising year by year as populations increase and emerging economies continue their rapid expansion. Coal, historically a major source of energy, has continued to remain a major more
  • Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 14:10
    Dr Adrian Weller (Machine Learning Group, Cambridge)
    Algorithmic systems are increasingly deployed in ways that affect millions of lives. How can we be sure that we can trust them? We’ll discuss this theme and describe technical work on effective more
  • Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 14:10
    Alev Sen, Department of Sociology, University of Cambridge
    In 2013, the four UK health departments launched a collaborative UK Strategy for Rare Diseases, which included outlining a shared vision ‘to ensure no one gets left behind just because they have a more
  • Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 14:10
    Dr Chrispin Chaguza (Wellcome Sanger Institute, Cambridge)
    Bacterial evolution is a never-ending process and such innovation can lead to adaptation to clinical interventions such as antibiotics and vaccines thereby making them less effective. Streptococcus more
  • Friday, January 17, 2020 - 17:30
    Dr Adam Rutherford, Author, Broadcaster
    Abstract not available
  • Friday, January 24, 2020 - 17:30
    Professor Sean Carroll, Caltech
    Abstract not available

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