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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

Wednesday 11 July 2018

British Biophysical Sciences Biennial Meeting

10:25am to 10:25am

Save the date: The 2018 BBS Biennial Meeting will be held at Southampton University 11-13th July, 2018.

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.

Monday 3 September 2018

Physics of Cells: From Biochemical to Mechanical (PhysCell 2018)

3-7 September 2018, The Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, UK
Organised by the Institute of Physics

About BSI Events

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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 2018 Prize are now being accepted. Please email with your nomination.

International Events