6:30pm - 8pm

Wednesday 27 March 2019

A celebration of women in astronomy

In the first of two Adams-Sweeting lectures in 2019, renowned astrophysicist Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell took us on a celebratory journey through the careers of some well-known female astronomers.

Rik Medlik Building
Ground Floor
University of Surrey
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About the series

The Adams-Sweeting Lecture series was created in honour of two of the University of Surrey’s most prestigious academics – Distinguished Professor of Physics, Alf Adams and Distinguished Professor of Space Engineering, Sir Martin Sweeting.

The lecture sees experts, innovators and scientists deliver fascinating talks on pioneering developments in their area of expertise. Feed your intrigue, expand your mind and join us to learn about the innovations shaping the world.

Other Adams Sweeting lectures in the series include Science as Revolution with Sir Paul Nurse.