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Rosalind Franklin Lecture 2019

Prize lecture


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


Rosalind Franklin Lecture 2019 given by Professor Nguyễn Thị Kim Thanh

The Royal Society, London

Professor Nguyễn Thị Kim Thanh held a prestigious Royal Society University Research Fellowship (2005-2014). She was appointed a Full Professor in Nanomaterials at University College London in 2013. She leads a very dynamic group conducting cutting edge interdisciplinary and innovative research on the design, and synthesis of magnetic and plasmonic nanomaterials for biomedical applications.

She has published over 100 research papers, book chapters and theme issues. She has been visiting professor at various universities in France, Japan, Singapore and China. She has been invited to speak at over 240 institutes and scientific meetings. She is Editor-in-chief of the Royal Society of Chemistry book series Nanoscience and Nanotechnology and has edited four theme issues and two books.

She is a co-founder of Global Young Academy and the founder of Vietnam Young Academy.

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

Attending the event

  • Free to attend
  • No registration required
  • Doors open from 6pm and seats are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis
  • This event may be popular and entry cannot be guaranteed
  • 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 prior to the event
  • Travel and accessibility information

The award

The Rosalind Franklin Award and Lecture is awarded annually and is made to support the promotion of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

The Rosalind Franklin Award and Lecture 2019 is awarded to Professor Nguyễn Thị Kim Thanh for her achievements in the field of nanomaterials and her impactful project proposal.

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Rosalind Franklin Lecture 2019

Rosalind Franklin Lecture 2019 given by Professor Nguyễn Thị Kim Thanh

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