Lapworth Lecture Series

A programme of free public lectures organised by the Lapworth Museum of Geology

Lapworth Lectures are held in the Dome Lecture Theatre, Aston Webb Block A (marked as R4 on the campus map) on alternate Mondays from 5 – 6pm.

'The geological adventures of Curiosity in Gale Crater, Mars'

6th October 2014 (5 - 6pm)
Dome Lecture Theatre
Speaker: Prof. Sanjev Gupta. Imperial College, London

'Dinosaur tracks: from merely scratching the surface, towards a deeper understanding'

20th October 2014 (5 - 6pm)
Dome Lecture Theatre
Speaker: Dr Peter Falkingham. Royal Veterinary College, London

'Colour in the fossil record'

3rd November 2014 (5 - 6pm)
Dome Lecture Theatre
Speaker: Dr Jakob Vinther. University of Bristol

'Are hotspots really hot?'

17th November 2014 (5 - 6pm)
Dome Lecture Theatre
Speaker: Prof. Godfrey Fitton. University of Edinburgh 

'Why the Oman ophiolite cannot have formed at a mid-ocean ridge'

1st December 2014 (5 - 6pm)
Dome Lecture Theatre
Speaker: Prof. Hugh Rollinson. University of Derby

 

Getting here

For details of how to get to the University see Visiting the University. For a map showing the location of Earth Sciences on campus, see the University Campus Map. Earth Sciences is shown as building number R4 on the map.

Please note: All are welcome to attend and there is no admission charge. 

For further details/information contact:

Jon Clatworthy, Curator of the Lapworth Museum of Geology
Tel: 0121 414 7294. Email: J.C.Clatworthy@bham.ac.uk