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Research lectures, seminars and events

The events listed in this area are research seminars, workshops and lectures hosted by Durham University departments and research institutes. If you are not a member of the University, but  wish to enquire about attending one of the events please contact the organiser or host department.


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Events for 14 December 2017

'Hell, Heaven and Hope. A journey through life and the afterlife with Dante', Exhibition curated by Dr Annalisa Cipollone

9:00am to 11:55pm, Palace Green Library, Durham University

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Krastu Banev: The re-introduction of military chaplaincy in post-Soviet Russia (1990-2017)

11:00am, Seminar Room C (D/TH107), Dept. of Theology & Religion, Abbey House, DH1 3RS, Durham

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Optimising Infrastructure Asset Management Using Survival Analysis and Discrete Event Simulation

1:00pm to 2:00pm, Room ES231, Arthur Holmes Building, Science Site, Dr Atai Winkler, Principal Consultant, PAM Analytics

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Markus Szymik: Homotopical ideas in the theory of knots

1:00pm, CM301

Knots and their groups are a traditional topic of geometric topology. In this talk I will explain how the subject can be approached by an algebraic topologist, using ideas from Quillen's homotopical algebra, rephrasing old results and leading to new ones.

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Structuring Knowledges: The monumental - literally - bureaucracy of Diocletian - Seminar

4:15pm to 5:30pm, Seminar Room 2, Department of History, 43 North Bailey, Dr Monica Hellström (Durham University)

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Restructuring Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages: Dr Monica Hellström (Classics)

4:15pm to 5:30pm, History Department (43 North Bailey), Seminar Room 2, Dr Monica Hellström (Durham University, Classics)

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Virtue at Work. A public lecture by Professor Geoff Moore

7:00pm to 8:30pm, St John's College, Durham