We are very pleased to announce this special event!
Professor Jocelyn Bell Burnell is a highly distinguished astrophysicist who is known for discovering the first radio pulsars in 1967 while doing her Ph.D. studies. In 1974, her thesis supervisor was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery while she was not mentioned.
She has received many prizes and awards such as the Special Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics in 2018. She used the £2.3 million prize funds to establish the Bell Burnell Graduate Scholarship Fund which helps female and minority students become physics researchers.
Date: Friday, May 27th, 2022
Time: talk from 14:00 to 15:30 followed by a reception from 15:30 to 17:00
UPDATED Location: Auditorium 4, H.C. Ørsted Institute, Universitetsparken 5, 2100 København Ø
Everyone is welcome to attend! Please Register here
The event will also be live-streamed via zoom (register to receive the link).