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The annual London reception for Oxford Chemistry alumni will be held on the evening of January 8th 2019; details tba. We look forward to seeing you then!
Oxford Alumni Weekend 2018
Saturday September 15th, 4pm. Chemistry Teaching Laboratory, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PS
Alumni and friends of the Department visited the new state-of-the-art teaching laboratories to hear how the next generation of chemists will be enabled to address the challenges of the 21st century. Speakers included Professor Nick Green, Associate Head of Department (Teaching) and Dr Malcolm Stewart, Director of Teaching Laboratories.
The Oxford Chemistry Annual Reception, 9th January 2018
6.30-8.30pm, 9th January 2018 at the Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE
Professor Chris Schofield FRS and researchers from the Department of Chemistry gave short talks about some of their cutting-edge research in medicinal chemistry. The talks were followed by a drinks reception among the fascinating exhibits of the Medicine Now gallery.
The Oxford Alumni Weekend
Saturday September 16th, 4-5pm, Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory Lecture Theatre, South Parks Road, OX1 3QR
Chemistry plays an essential part in the search for clean and plentiful energy and pioneering research at Oxford led to the first Li-ion batteries. Professor Steve Faulkner, Professor Fraser Armstrong and Professor Andy Weller gave short talks and presentations on how Oxford chemists are contributing to a secure and sustainable energy future. This was followed by a drinks reception for Chemistry alumni in the beautiful and historic Abbot’s Kitchen.
The Dyson Perrins Laboratory Centenary Celebrations
Read about the history of this remarkable laboratory.
A day of celebrations was held on Saturday September 17th 2016 to celebrate the 100th birthday of the Dyson Perrins Laboratory. We were delighted to welcome back many alumni and friends of the Department for talks, tours of the department and a cocktail reception.