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AIP Public Lecture – Dr Helen Maynard-Casely, Women in Physics Lecturer 2019

August 27, 2019 @ 6:15 pm - 8:30 pm

Dr Helen Maynard-Casely from the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) is the 2019 Women in Physics Lecturer.  Helen is conducting a whirlwind tour of all 7 states of Australia in celebration of receiving the Women in Physics lectureship in 2019. At the end of August we are delighted to welcome Helen to Victoria, the last state on her tour, for a number of exciting events.


The public lecture event in Victoria will start at 6:15pm at Monash University on Tuesday 27th August 2019, where Helen will tell us how neutrons are going to save the world!


  • 18:15 – 19:00     Registration and light refreshments
  • 19:00 – 20:00      Public Lecture
  • 20:00 – 20:30     Photo opportunities with the speaker


“How Neutrons Will Save The World” is a fun and educational presentation. Discover what neutrons are and how they’re being used to research and solve some of the world’s most grand challenges. This trusty particle can be called on to discover the details that no other can fathom. From the shape of a virus and how a drug can disable it, to keeping electrons flowing in the next generation of batteries. Neutrons truly are today’s super particle!


For more details and to book your tickets, register for FREE here: https://aip-vic-neutrons.eventbrite.com.au

Attached is a printable flyer if you would like to advertise the event at your home institution.


Please feel free to invite your friends and family – membership of AIP not necessary to attend this public lecture.


August 27, 2019
6:15 pm - 8:30 pm
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