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Clifford Paterson Lecture 2018

Prize lecture

Location

The Royal Society, London, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG

Overview

Clifford Paterson Lecture 2018 given by Professor Timothy Leighton FREng FRS

Professor Timothy Leighton FREng FRS

The 2018 Clifford Paterson Medal and Lecture is awarded to Professor Timothy Leighton FREng FRS for translation of his fundamental research into acoustics and its application in many areas including anti-microbial resistance, mine detection, foetal scanning, catastrophe relief, climate change and marine life.

The lecture will be webcast live and the video recording will be available shortly after the event.


Attending the event

  • Free to attend
  • No registration required
  • Doors open from 18:00, and seats are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Live subtitles will be available
  • British Sign Language interpretation will be available on request. Please let the Events team know if you plan to attend at least two weeks before the event.
  • Travel and accessibility information

The award

The Clifford Paterson Medal and Lecture is given biennially (in odd years) to an outstanding researcher in the field of engineering.

Professor Russell Cowburn FRS was awarded the Clifford Paterson Medal and Lecture 2016 for his remarkable academic, technical and commercial achievements in nano-magnetics.  

Professor Polina Bayvel FREng was awarded the Clifford Paterson Lecture 2014 for her fundamental research in high bandwidth digital communications and nonlinear optics.

For all enquiries, please contact the Events team

Clifford Paterson Lecture 2018 The Royal Society, London 6-9 Carlton House Terrace London SW1Y 5AG UK