Hampstead Scientific Society Richmond Scientific Society The British Science Association

Richmond Scientific Society Programme

Date Subject Speaker
9 Sep
Fusion power - safe, clean, inexhaustible nuclear power: do we need it, and is it possible? Dr Alan Costley
7 Oct New Horizons: space-probe mission to Pluto
Preceded by the Annual General Meeting. Wine & Nibbles after the talk.
Dr Mike Goldsmith
Science writer
21 Oct Cold atoms: from fundamental physics to precision measurements Dr Vera Guarrera
National Physical Laboratory
11 Nov Colour Perception Bill Stevenson
Society of Dyers and Colourists
9 Dec Non-native invasives in freshwater
(Christmas meeting with wine and nibbles)
Joe Pecorelli
Zoological Society, London
20 Jan
Future of wireless communications: higher frequencies, higher data rates, shorter distances Prof Alwyn Seeds
University College London
17 Feb
Applied plasma physics: the new frontiers of space propulsion and medicine Dr Thomas Harle
Fourth State Medicine
16 Mar
Lecture for National Science Week
Inter-stellar chemistry observed from the Herschel space observatory 2010
Prof Geoffrey Duxbury
University of Strathclyde
13 Apr
Electronic Music Andrew Hanson
Outreach Manager, NPL
11 May
Sustainable livestock grazing systems Jamie McFadzean
Rothamsted Research,
North Wyke and University of Exeter

Previous Programmes
2014 - 2015 2013 - 2014 2012 - 2013 2011 - 2012 2010 - 2011 2009 - 2010 2008 - 2009
2007 - 2008 2006 - 2007 2005 - 2006 2004 - 2005 2003 - 2004 2002 - 2003 2001 - 2002

Monthly at 8pm on Wednesdays in the VESTRY HOUSE, 21 Paradise Rd TW9 1SA
(opposite the top of Eton St).
Paradise Road CAR PARK is nearby, approached only from the Sheen Rd / Church Rd end.
Visitors are welcome at all our meetings.
Annual Membership: Adult £10. Visitors (per lecture): £2.
The Richmond Scientific Society is a Registered Charity No.298665
An affiliated Society of The British Science Association

(Registered Charity No.212479 and SCO39236)

Further information: Dr David Knight (020) 8892 9826

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Last updated Sept 2015