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Nobel Prize winner Professor Al Roth visited the University of Birmingham to give a guest lecture.

Education and Training in Nuclear Decommissioning

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16-17 April 2015Education and Training in Nuclear Decommissioning

The need to recruit and maintain qualified personnel is a known concern in the nuclear sector with the issue particularly acute for nuclear decommissioning. A clear global positioning of the European Union in this area will be beneficial, will stimulate export and will promote high safety standards. The University of Birmingham, in association with the European Commission's Joint Research Centre are holding a joint seminar to address the following questions in relation to education and training in nuclear decommissioning.read more

Gods and Heroes
23 January-25 May 2015Gods and Heroes
Revolutionising Fashion
6 February-26 April 2015Revolutionising Fashion
New Art West Midlands
13 February-17 May 2015New Art West Midlands
New Art West Midlands

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13 February-17 May 2015New Art West Midlands

Voyeurism, idolatry, the transcience of life and orangephobia are among the diverse subjects in this year's New Art West Midlands exhibition of work by emerging regional artists.read more

Gods and Heroes
23 January-25 May 2015Gods and Heroes
New Art West Midlands
13 February-17 May 2015New Art West Midlands
From Red Ellen to Oswald Mosley
1 May-6 September 2015From Red Ellen to Oswald Mosley
The Modernist Face
5 June-27 September 2015The Modernist Face
Love, Life and Landscapes
12 June-13 September 2015Love, Life and Landscapes
The Barber - A Potted History
10-11 September 2015The Barber - A Potted History
BritGrav 15 public lecture: Gravitational waves—advances towards detection

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21 April 2015BritGrav 15 public lecture: Gravitational waves—advances towards detection

2015 marks the 100th anniversary of Einstein publishing his theory of general relativity. To celebrate this occasion, Professor Jim Hough will give a public talk on gravitational-wave astronomy. The talk is for a general audience with no physics or astronomy background. The lecture is free, but booking is required. Before and after the lecture, there will be refreshments, hands-on demonstrations and the chance to chat with our researchers.read more