The challenge of sustainability: the Wynne-Jones Memorial Lecture

Date:
18th October 2011
Venue:
Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building
Location:
Newcastle University
Price:
FREE

 

Richard N Zare, Maguerite Blake Wilbur Professor in Natural Science, Stanford University, California

The first challenge in exploring this emotive topic is to define what sustainability actually is. Professor Zare takes a chemist’s viewpoint, emphasising the need to generate more energy in the coming decades without compromising future generations’ ability to do so.

(free admission, no pre-booking required)