• Thursday 2 December 2010
  • No. 4937
  • Vol 141

    Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences

    Hirsch Lecture

    Professor Anthony K. Cheetham, FRS, Goldsmiths' Professor of Materials Science, Cambridge, will deliver the biennial Hirsch Lecture at 5 p.m., on Friday, 14 January, in Lecture Room 1, Thom Building, Department of Engineering Science.

    Subject:  'Inorganic-organic framework materials: there's plenty of room in the middle.'

    Social Sciences

    Faculty of Law

    Comparative Perspectives on Protecting Products by Patents

    Daniel Alexander, QC, member of 8 New Square, and Deputy High Court Judge; Professor Rochelle Dreyfuss, Pauline Newman Professor of Law, New York University School of Law, and Christensen Fellow, St Catherine's College; and the Hon Mr Justice Floyd, High Court Judge, will give a seminar 2–5 p.m. on Saturday, 3 December, in St Catherine's College, as part of a series of events planned around the theme 'The Common Law of Intellectual Property in an Era of Europeanisation'.  Enquiries to: ellen.moilanen@law.ox.ac.uk.

    Foundation for Law, Justice and Society/Centre for Socio-legal Studies

    The Social and Political Foundations of Constitutions series

    The following seminar will take place from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. on Saturday, 11 December, at the Boardroom of the Ashmolean Museum.

    Subject: 'The Social and Political Foundations of Constitutions: Egypt, Russia and Micronesia.'