The Jeremiah Horrocks Autumn Lecture  2019

String Theory and Mathematical Beauty in Theoretical Physics Professor Andreas Braun Department of Mathematics, Durham University, UK Tuesday 8th  October 2019, 18:30-20:00 Harrington Building, Harrington Lecture Theatre University of Central Lancashire View Map Please register for your free tickets via Eventbrite using the link below. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/jhi-autumn-lecture-2019-tickets-73548833541 or Email: njones1@uclan.ac.uk Tel: 01772 Read More …

Astronomers capture first image of black hole

University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) contribute to paradigm-shifting observations of the gargantuan black hole at the heart of distant galaxy Messier 87.  A public lecture on the discovery given by Prof. Derek Ward-Thompson can be viewed here. The Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) — a planet-scale array of eight ground-based radio telescopes Read More …

 Boris Computational Spintronics software released by JHI lecturer

Boris is a multi-physics software designed by JHI lecturer Dr Serban Lepadatu, to solve three-dimensional magnetisation dynamics problems, coupled with a self-consistent charge and spin transport solver, heat flow solver with temperature-dependent material parameters, and mechanical stress-strain solver in arbitrary multi-layered structures and shapes. The software is intended for research Read More …

The Jeremiah Horrocks Lecture – 5th March

Speaker Professor John D. Barrow FRS, Professor of Mathematical Sciences at Cambridge University and Director of the Millennium Mathematics Project Tuesday 5th March 2019 7.00pm Darwin Lecture Theatre University of Central Lancashire Lecture poster: JHI Lecture March 2019 Abstract We will explain the concept of the expanding universe – what exactly is Read More …