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Biophysical Sciences Institute


The BSI hosts a programme of events that cover the spectrum of the biophysical sciences, designed to stimulate discussion and collaboration. Our events are open to all.

Forthcoming Events

External Events

Monday 27 August 2018

Mechanics of slender structures in physics, biology and engineering: from failure to functionality

Solvay Workshop

Brussels, 27 - 29 August 2018 (ULB - Campus Plaine - Solvay Room)

Brings together internationally acclaimed experts as well as young researchers in mechanics, biomechanics, biolocomotion, material science and architecture to address the current scientific challenges in these various fields.

About BSI Events

The BSI also advertises interdisciplinary seminars and events from across the University's Departments, Schools and other Research Institutes. If you would like to be added to our mailing list please send your request by email to

The Howard Lecture Prize

This annual lecture takes place in the autumn of each year and celebrates the research of a world leading early to mid-career stage academic.

Nominations for the 2017 Prize are now being accepted. Please email with your nomination.