Christmas Lecture - "What Does Sustainable Mean for Chemistry & Materials?"

6 December 2017 14:00-15:00, Sheffield, United Kingdom

This event is by invitation only

14.00 Wed 6th December 2017

University of Sheffield
Dainton Building
Lecture Theatre 1

For Y12 and Y13 students only.

Tony Ryan is a Professor of Chemistry at University of Sheffield and focuses on the global challenge of the food, water, and energy nexus; feeding a growing world population; reducing the impacts of agriculture and food production that account for 30% of green house gas emissions and 70% of water use; and harnessing the power of the sun for food production and renewable energy.

Tony delivered the televised Royal Institution Christmas Lectures in 2002 and was awarded an OBE in 2006 for 'Services to Science'.

University of Sheffield

Lecture Theatre 1, University of Sheffield, Dainton Building LT01, University of Sheffield, Brook Hill, Sheffield, S3 7HF, United Kingdom

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Sheffield and District Local Section
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