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Visualisation and Numerics in Computing

Computer science Engineering

Thursday, 27 February 2020, 1pm to 2pm @ Lecture theatre B, Wolfson Building, 7 Keble Road

Hidden histories: Oxford’s female computing pioneers

Computer science Equality and Diversity General public Maths Women

Thursday, 27 February 2020, 5pm to 6.30pm @ Mathematical Institute, Andrew Wiles Building, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6GG

A talk and discussion celebrating the Bodleian Libraries' release of interviews by Georgina Ferry of some of Oxford’s female computing pioneers.

MPLS International Women's Day Event

Computer science MPLS Maths Statistics Women

Friday, 06 March 2020, 12pm to 2pm @ Mathematical Institute, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6GG

International Women's Day Wikipedia Edit-a-thon Oxford

Equality and Diversity Women

Saturday, 07 March 2020, 6pm to 10.30pm @ Sir Michael Dummett Lecture Theatre and Exhibition Space, Christ Church College, St Aldate's, Oxford OX1 1DP

Only 18.2% of English Wikipedia biographies feature women. What better way to celebrate International Women’s Day than by joining an international event to create and edit Wikipedia profiles of women in academia?

Mental Health Support for Staff

Equality and Diversity

Tuesday, 10 March 2020, 12.30pm to 2pm @ Chemistry Research Lab, 12 Mansfield Road, Oxford

Oxford Mathematics Public Lecture. Alan Champneys: Why pedestrian bridges wobble - synchronisation and the wisdom of the crowd

General public Lecture Maths

Wednesday, 11 March 2020, 5.30pm to 6.30pm @ Mathematical Institute, Andrew Wiles Building, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6GG

Democracy, Social Cohesion and Technology; the place of robust knowledge

General public Lecture

Thursday, 12 March 2020, 4pm to 5pm @ Sherrington Building, Sherrington Road, off Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PT

A Public Understanding of Science lecture with Sir Peter Gluckman, Chair of the International Network of Government Science Advice and President-Elect of the International Science Council. Technology is the characteristic of our age – we must find ways to take the best from it, yet manage it for local and global good.

The Dorothy Hodgkin Memorial Lecture with Professor Dame Julia Higgins: 'Seeing is believing'

Chemistry Engineering Lecture MPLS Materials science Women

Thursday, 12 March 2020, 5.30pm to 6.30pm @ Flora Anderson Hall, Somerville College

The way long molecules organise themselves and move around in rubbery materials gives rise to their bounciness stretchiness and stickiness. Professor Higgins will describe how cunning use of neutron scattering experiments makes it possible to “see” what the molecules are doing.