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PdOC Interdisciplinary Lecture Series

last modified Sep 27, 2013 09:30 AM
PdOC Interdisciplinary Lecture Series and College Formal Hall – Monday 21 October "Sustainable Energy - From academia to Whitehall" Prof David MacKay FRS


The PdOC Society is very excited to invite Cambridge postdocs to the first of a new series of Interdisciplinary Lectures on Monday 21 October followed by Formal Hall at Robinson College.

The kick-off theme is "Energy" and we have been very lucky to have Prof David MacKay presenting this fascinating interdisciplinary topic of research.   Professor MacKay, acclaimed author of "Sustainable Energy Without The Hot Air", is the Regius Professor of Engineering at the University of Cambridge and Chief Scientific Advisor to the Department of Energy and Climate Change.

The ‘Crossing the Barriers’ lecture series aims to promote University of Cambridge postdoc research visibility by offering an environment to exchange ideas, concepts and views across different fields of research

Postdocs from all disciplines are invited to come to the lecture and afterwards for dinner at Robinson College.  Tickets cost £22 for a welcome drinks reception, three course meal and wine. Please register using this link: and pay by online bank transfer, by the deadline of Thursday 3 October.


Three onion, basil and Rosary goats cheese tart
Supreme of Shropshire chicken with a Plum tomato and chervil sauce OR
Asparagus, smoked aubergine and Welsh collier cheese strudel (V)
Profiteroles with an orange blossom and passion fruit cream
Coffee and Mints

Please pay £22 by online bank transfer to the PdOC Society using the following details, with your surname as a reference. If you are paying for more than one ticket, please put all surnames in the transfer reference, or email me to let Joy ( know who you have paid for. Please make the payment by Thursday 3 October.

Payment from a UK account
Name of Bank: National Westminster Bank Plc Sort Code: 60-04-23 Account No.: 24167770
Reference: "Energy [surname]"

Payment from a non UK account
Name of Bank: National Westminster Bank Plc
IBAN: GB77 NWBK 6004 2324 1677 70
Reference: " Energy [surname]"