Category: Cafe Scientifique

**Unfortunately the talk by Professor Robert Lambourne scheduled for Tuesday 15th January has been postponed and will be rearranged for a future date**   Dr Geof Haigh, Technical Consultant – FiMoS Ltd Ever complained about poor mobile coverage? Ever got irritated when your mobile call drops? Ever been frustrated by slow mobile download speeds? This […]

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Tuesday 27th November 2018* An introduction to fungi and their beneficial use in food, medicine and decision-making, as well as their detrimental impacts as pathogens of plants, animals and people. Then focusing on Aspergillus fumigatus, a decomposer and opportunistic human pathogen, and how the air sampling citizen science project #ScienceSolstice has been used to collect […]

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SpecialEffect is an Oxfordshire-based charity that puts fun and inclusion back into the lives of people with physical disabilities by helping them to play video games and access other forms of leisure technology. By using solutions ranging from modified joypads to eye-control, they create personalised set-ups that enable people to actively take-part to the very […]

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The Sun is a magnetically active star that displays many exciting phenomena, particularly when observed from space in the invisible wavelengths of Extreme Ultraviolet and X-rays: active regions, flares, huge mass eruptions, stealth solar wind. Soon, two new spacecraft, Solar Orbiter and Parker Solar Probe, will be sent into unique orbits, getting closer to the […]

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The design of a fusion power plant presents many engineering challenges, many of them unique and requiring unusual engineering solutions. Designing a reactor vessel that can cope with the combination of high thermal and irradiation power loads without cracking or melting requires the use materials not normally used for building engineering structures. In addition these […]

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