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Durham University

Faculty of Science

Rising Stars 2016

The 2016 Rising Stars Research Symposium was held on Monday 20 June in the Calman Learning Centre.

You can download the Volume of Abstracts below:

Resources

Professor Patrick Hussey, Professor Gordon Love, Professor Stefan Przyborski and the symposium participants.

The Bill Bryson Prize for Communication in Science

'An Investigation of the Wind Environment Generated Around Bridgewater Place', Rebecca Madden (School of Engineering and Computing Sciences) Read Rebecca's blog

Professor Stuart Corbridge, Vice-Chancellor and Warden with Rebecca Madden.

The Audience Choice Award for Best Poster

'Barbaralanes as Chiral Diene Ligands', Gemma Parker (Department of Chemistry)

Professor Stuart Corbridge, Vice-Chancellor and Warden with Gemma Parker.

The Audience Choice Award for Best Presentation

'An Investigation of the Wind Environment Generated Around Bridgewater Place', Rebecca Madden (School of Engineering and Computing Sciences)

Professor Stuart Corbridge, Vice-Chancellor and Warden with Rebecca Madden.

The Rochester Prize

The Rochester Prize is awarded annually by the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Science) to the top performing first year Science undergraduate student. The name of the award honours Professor George Rochester (1908-2001), distinguished former Professor of Physics and Pro-Vice-Chancellor, whose family attend the presentation of the award each year.

The 2016 Rochester Prize recipient is Fleur Riley 1BSc Psychology (Applied), John Snow College.

Left to right: David Sills, Dorothy Sills, Fleur Riley with her daughter and Tony Rochester.

Seminar Slides

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Posters

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