Engineering Photosynthesis for Global Food Security: why, how, and will you let me do it? | University of Oxford

Engineering Photosynthesis for Global Food Security: why, how, and will you let me do it?

Speaker
Professor Steve Long, FRS
Event date
Event time
17:30
Venue
Mathematical Institute
Radcliffe Observatory Quarter
Woodstock Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX2 6GG
Venue details

Lecture Theatre 1 (L1)

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Not required

Bioengineering of crops could help to improve food supply around the world, as climate change and other factors begin to threaten shortages. Professor Steve Long explores the potential of the technology, as well as public attitudes to genetic engineering.

Drinks reception to follow.