Events


Casting: art to aerospace - Nick Green's inaugural lecture

Date
22/11/2017
Location:
Metallurgy and Materials Lecture Theatre GC13

Astronomy in the City

Date
22/11/2017
Location:
Poynting Building Large Lecture Theatre
Description
Join us for another instalment of the popular Astronomy in the City. Learn about astrophysics and astronomy with talks on this month's night sky and current research; a question and answer session with our friendly expert panel, and the chance to observe (weather permitting) with the Astronomy Society's portable telescopes and the University's historic Grubb telescope.

Life Sciences in Six 2017

Date
27/11/2017
Location:
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Description
A swift way to learn more about the life changing, lifesaving, life sciences research taking place across our campus and beyond.

EPS Christmas Lecture: Simon Singh - From Theorems to Serums, From Cryptology to Cosmology ... and The Simpsons

Date
07/12/2017
Location:
Bramall Music Building - Elgar Concert Hall (R12 on campus map)
Description
Simon Singh, one of the world's most popular science and maths writers, takes us on a whistle-stop tour through the bestselling books he has written over the last two decades. Join us for this EPS Christmas Lecture and enjoy some festive cheer.

EPS Distinguished Lecture: Professor David Phillips

Date
06/03/2018
Location:
TBC
Description
Professor David Phillips, Past-President of the Royal Society of Chemistry, shares his personal journey from raw Birmingham undergraduate in 1958 through a successful academic career, to the present state of supposed retirement. He will give a flavour of his research in ultrafast reactions and photodynamic therapy of cancer and possibly even a few demonstrations while recounting tales of his student days, successes and set-backs.

EPS Societies' Awards 2018

Date
06/06/2018
Location:
Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6 on campus map)
Description
Returning for their fifth year, the EPS Societies' Awards are the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences' annual celebration of our 25 student groups.

British Combinatorial Conference 2019

Date
29/07/2019 - 02/08/2019
Location:
TBC
Description
In July-August 2019, the University of Birmingham will host the British Combinatorial Conference. More information about the conference will be published soon. To express your interest in the conference, please email the organisers: bcc2019@bham.ac.uk

Birmingham Popular Mathematics Lecture Series 2015/16

Birmingham Popular Mathematics Lectures are free of charge and open to all members of the public and the University who are interested in the study of Mathematics. They are particularly suitable for those studying Mathematics at A Level and we also welcome advanced GCSE students. Young people are welcome on their own, with parents or with a school group.

More information on each lecture is available here.