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Durham University

Wolfson Research Institute for Health and Wellbeing


Research Showcase and BSI Thesis Prize - This Friday

(11 July 2018)

This year the showcase includes the new BSI Thesis prize, and a short talk from the winner Diana Gimenez (whose PhD was with Steven Cobb in Chemistry) as well as a talk from Prof. Reidun Twarock (University of York). Please see below the complete programme. 

BSI Research Showcase: 13.00 – 16.00, Friday 13 July.

E101 Department of Engineering (refreshments in the Atrium of the Department of Engineering).


13.00 Welcome

13.10 Dr Halim Kusumaatmaja (Department of Physics): Simulating soft matter and bio-systems.

13.25 Dr Jochen Einbeck (Mathematical Sciences): Radiation dose estimation through the gamma-H2AX protein.

13.40 Dr Chris Willcocks (Department of Computer Science): Advances in image segmentation and image-to-image models with biological and medical applications.

13.55 Presentation of Thesis Prize: Diana Gimenez-Ibanez

14.15 Refreshments (Engineering Atrium)

14.45 Prof. Reidun Twarock (University of York): Research Interests: Mathematical Biology, Mathematical Physics.

15.45 Final comments

16.00 Close