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Richmond Scientific Society Programme

Date Subject Speaker
2017
13 Sep
How do we know anything? And how can we know things better?
Why measurement matters. The imminent redefinition of four SI units
Dr Michael de Podesta
National Physical Laboratory
11 Oct South East Asian Geology
Preceded by the Annual General Meeting. Wine & nibbles after the talk.
Prof Robert Hall
Earth Sciences, Royal Holloway University
25 Oct Sopwith Biplanes
David Hassard
The Hawker Association
8 Nov Aerodynamics of today's Megastructures Stefano Cammelli
BMT Fluid Mechanics, Teddington
13 Dec Forensic Microscopy - Tales from the past
(Christmas meeting with wine and nibbles)
Pam Hamer
Retired Forensic Scientist
2018
17 Jan
Dinosaurs to Forensics
Scan your shoes and find the link between dinosaur footprints and catching criminals
Prof Matthew Bennett
Bournemouth University
14 Feb
The Geology of Italy
Plate tectonics, volcanoes, earthquakes, art and scenery
Dr Lidia Lonergan
Imperial College London
14 Mar
Beekeeping Simon Silvester
RSS member
11 Apr
Conservation of Photographic Materials Jackquie Moon
The National Archives, Kew
9 May
Medieval Mottes and Prehistoric Mounds Dr James Leary
Reading University

Previous Programmes (all open in a new page - close it to return here)
2016 - 2017 2015 - 2016 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.
Richmond Scientific Society is a Registered Charity No.298665
An affiliated Society of The British Science Association

Further information: Dave Williams, Secretary (01372) 742 921

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Last updated August 2017