IMA-LMS David Crighton Lecture and Presentation 2018

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Date:

Time: 6:30pm

The Royal Society

Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG, UK

Organiser: Katherine Wright, London Mathematical Society

Organiser Email: prizes@lms.ac.uk

Thursday March 15, 2018 6:30pm Thursday March 15, 2018 6:30pm Europe/London IMA-LMS David Crighton Lecture and Presentation 2018 The Royal SocietyCarlton House TerraceLondonSW1Y 5AGUK The IMA-LMS David Crighton Lecture, Mathematics, Metamaterials and Meteorites, will be given by Professor David Abrahams, winner of the 2017 Award. […] Event Link: https://ima.org.uk/7966/ima-lms-david-crighton-lecture-presentation-2018/ Katherine Wright, London Mathematical Society prizes@lms.ac.uk

IMA-LMS David Crighton Lecture and Presentation 2018


The IMA-LMS David Crighton Lecture, Mathematics, Metamaterials and Meteorites, will be given by Professor David Abrahams, winner of the 2017 Award.

The 2017 IMA-LMS David Crighton Medal will be presented to Professor I. David Abrahams on Thursday 15 March 2018 at the Royal Society.  The talk, given by Professor Abrahams, will be followed by a reception.

Abstract

“This talk will discuss several application areas of current interest to the speaker, indicating how applied mathematics can answer phenomenological questions, make new predictions, and assist industry in product design.  In particular, we shall show how asymptotic techniques, developed by David Crighton and others, can be employed to reduce low-frequency noise from domestic appliances.  As time allows, the talk will also focus more broadly on knowledge exchange in the UK.”

Admission to the lecture and reception is by ticket only.  For tickets, please contact Katherine Wright, Society Business Officer at the London Mathematical Society, De Morgan House, 57–58 Russell Square, London WC1B 4HS, UK, or email prizes@lms.ac.uk by 1 March 2018.  Tickets are free of charge and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

Please confirm whether you would like to attend the lecture and reception, or the lecture only.

Please read further details about the David Crighton Medal which is a joint award of the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications and the London Mathematical Society.

Image credit: Imilac_slice_Museo_del_Meteorito by Juan Manuel Fluxà / Flickr / CC BY 2.0
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