Virtual Autumn Chemistry Conference

Event date
Event time
13:30 - 16:30
Chemistry Teaching Laboratory
Event cost
Target audience
Age range
Age 14-15 (year 10), Age 15-16 (year 11), Age 16-17 (year 12), Age 17-18 (year 13)
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Open to Y10-Y13 students and their teachers interested in finding out more about the cutting edge research happening in the field of Chemistry, and hosted online by the Department of Chemistry, University of Oxford.

The online programme comprises:

13:30 - 13:45 Registration and Welcome

13:45 - 14:30 Chemistry: The Interdisciplinary Science. Academic talk by Dr. Nicola Farrer, Wellcome Trust Fellow, on her groups' work on 'Metals in Medicine'.

14:30 - 15:00 Plastics from another Perspective. Academic talk by Wouter Lindeboom, current PhD student in Professor Charlotte Williams’ group (tbc).

15:00 - 15:15 Break

15:15 - 16:15 'Gases in the Air: Understanding Atmospheric Chemistry' - lecture-demonstration by Tim Harrison, Bristol University - TBC.