Lovell Lecture: Professor Danielle George

23 Mar, 2017 - 23 Mar, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm £8/£6
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Lovell Lecture: Professor Danielle George
Thursday 23rd March, 7:30pm

We’re delighted to welcome Professor Danielle George, Vice Dean for Teaching and Learning in the Faculty of Science and Engineering, and Professor of Radio Frequency Engineering at the University of Manchester, to deliver our spring time Lovell Lecture.

Danielle worked here at Jodrell Bank Observatory as a senior Radio Frequency Engineer until 2006 and her expertise in radio frequency and microwave communications has a wide range of applications across a number of industries.  She is now involved in the Square Kilometer Array (SKA), is the UK lead for amplifiers for the Atacama Large Millimeter Array (ALMA), and has worked with NASA and ESA on the development of instrumentation for researchers exploring the Big Bang.

Danielle presented The Royal Institution 2014 Christmas Lectures, has been appointed an MBE for services to engineering. and was a speaker at the acclaimed TEDGlobal Conference 2015. You’ll also be familiar with her as a guest on the BBC Radio 4 programmes The Life Scientific and The Infinite Monkey Cage.

The event promises to be a fascinating evening of discussion, certainly not to be missed!

Tickets are just £8/£6 and, as ever, annual pass holders are entitled to 10% discount.

Please note that tickets are non-refundable.

Event Dining

Extend your evening with pre-event dining in our Planet Pavilion cafe. Reservations are available at 6pm, 6.15pm, 6.30pm and 6.45pm.

Lamb, celeriac mash, kale, rosemary and truffle jus. £14.95
Grilled Mackerel, ratatouille, braised chicory, walnut vinaigrette. £13.95
Pappardella, sprouting broccoli and artichoke. Pinenut pesto. £9,50

Please note that booking is required for pre-event dining. Contact us at jodrellbankcafe@manchester.ac.uk, or call 01477 571766 to reserve a table.

 

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