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Research

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 17 October 2018

Research Seminar: No capital, but a good temper: Long-term impacts of poverty on rural Chinese Academics and their coping strategies

1:00pm to 2:00pm, ED 134, Dr Cora Xu, Keele University

Contact ed.research@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


Early Modern History Seminar Series

1:00pm, Seminar Room 1 (HS110), History Department, 43 North Bailey, Megan Johnston (Durham)

Contact andrew.wood3@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


Andreas Kyprianou: Entrance and exit at infinity for stable jump diffusions

1:30pm, CM221

This talk is part of the afternoon workshop "Random Processes and Heavy-tailed Phenomena". See the website http://community.dur.ac.uk/nicholas.georgiou/htp.html for the talk abstracts and further information about the workshop. (All are welcome: it is not necessary to register in order to attend the talks only.)

Contact sunil.chhita@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


Dr. Jiri Vana, Prof. Ian Fairlamb, and Prof. Andrew Whiting: Mini-symposium on Pd-catalysis

2:00pm, CG60

2pm: Dr. Jiri Vana (Univ. of Pardubice, Czechia): Palladium Catalysed C–H Activation Reactions; On the Way from Understanding of Basic Principles to Rational Design of Reaction Conditions
2.30pm: Prof. Ian Fairlamb (Univ. of York): The importance of Pd speciation in catalytic cross-couplings: solving industrial problems through academic curiosity
3pm: Prof. Andrew Whiting (Durham Univ.): The particular peculiarities of producing polyenic products using palladium


Bernard Piette: Software on the maths Linux computers

2:00pm, CM221

In the talk I will list and briefly describe a list of useful applications available on the Linux computers in maths. The lists extends from tools to manipulate pdf files to mathematical packages like mathematica or maxima.

Contact brandon.m.morrison@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


Nadia Sidorova: Heavy tails and the parabolic Anderson model

2:20pm, CM221

This talk is part of the afternoon workshop "Random Processes and Heavy-tailed Phenomena". See the website http://community.dur.ac.uk/nicholas.georgiou/htp.html for the talk abstracts and further information about the workshop. (All are welcome: it is not necessary to register in order to attend the talks only.)

Contact sunil.chhita@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


Nicholas Georgiou: A Lamperti problem for heavy-tailed random walks

3:40pm, CM221

This talk is part of the afternoon workshop "Random Processes and Heavy-tailed Phenomena". See the website http://community.dur.ac.uk/nicholas.georgiou/htp.html for the talk abstracts and further information about the workshop. (All are welcome: it is not necessary to register in order to attend the talks only.)

Contact sunil.chhita@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


Prof Paul Avis: Exploring the Theology of Divine Revelation

4:00pm, Abbey House, Palace Green, Seminar Room D/TH 107

Contact michael.snape@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


Department of History - Research Seminar Series

4:30pm, Seminar Room 1 (HS110), Dept of History, 43 North Bailey, Professor Rob Iliffe (Oxford)

Contact postgraduate.history@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


12th Annual History of the Book Public Lecture

5:30pm to 8:00pm, Palace Green Library Learning Centre, Professor Linne Mooney

Contact admin.imems@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


Delivering a Low Carbon Energy Mix

6:00pm to 7:00pm, Durham University, Hogan Lovells Lecture Theatre, Palatine Centre, Science Site, Durham, DH1 3LE, Fiona Reilly

Contact lynn.gibson@Durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.