Posted by Laurence Watson

Dear friends,

We are holding an event to commemorate the centenary of Dr Alvin Weinberg. Carrying on in spirit of Dr Weinberg’s work, Lord Martin Rees FRS will be giving a lecture entitled “Science, technology, 21st century energy and the future of nuclear power”, followed by a short screening of a new biopic of Dr Weinberg’s life and some general discussion.

Please order tickets through the event page here.

When: 6.30pm – 9pm, Monday 20th April,

Where: Imperial College London – South Kensington, Lecture Theatre 164, Skempton Building, London, UK

Alvin Weinberg lecture - Flyer


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