In this lecture the Lit & Phil President, Dr Diana Letich, will explore the histories of Samuel and James Watts, from their fortunes from enormous a wholesale business in Manchester to their acquisition of Abney and Burnage Halls.
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This lecture will draw on chemistry, combustion and biology to try to answer questions such as ‘how has chaos changed our general understanding of how nature can behave’, ‘how much complexity is really needed for chaos’ and ‘can we make use of it’?
We are honoured to have Professor Kostya Novoselov, one of the scientists behind graphene, address the Lit & Phil for the Dalton lecture. Furthermore, he will be receiving the Dalton Medal for his contributions to science.