9:30am - 2:30pm
Friday 2 November 2018

Leverhulme Quantum Biology Doctoral Training Centre opening workshop

Free

Duke of Kent Building - 02 DK 02
University of Surrey
Guildford
Surrey
GU2 7XH
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Programme

10am

Welcome and introduction to the DTC programme, Johnjoe McFadden

Brief outline of 2018 projects: Johnjoe McFadden and Jim Al-Khalili

10.15am

Jim Al-Khalili. University of Surrey. History of Quantum Biology

10:45am

Jennifer Brooks, UCL. Investigating quantum effects in olfaction.

11:15am

Max Marcus, University of Warwick. Ultrafast Spectroscopy and Energy Transport - A Quantum Information Approach

11:45am

Trevor Forsyth, ILL, Grenoble. Neutron diffraction and deuteration in the study of macromolecular systems: an opportunity for Quantum Biology?

12:15pm

Alex Chin, Paris Institute of Nanosciences. Bio-inspired organic materials for quantum energy applications

14:45pm

Alex Jones, NPL. Cryptochrome and magnetoreception

1:15 - 2:30 pm

Lunch and discussion 03AX04