17/01/2020

Special Talk by Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell


  • START DATE
    30/01/2020 - 15:00
  • EVENT TYPE
    Meeting
  • LOCATION
    Thailand, Bangkok
  • END DATE
    30/01/2020 - 18:30
  • ORGANISER
    National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA), British Embassy Bangkok, British Council Thailand and L'Oreal (Thailand)

Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell is an astrophysicist, best known for her discovery of pulsars, the by-products of supernova explosions which make all life in the universe possible. Her observation, made together with her supervisor, Antony Hewish, is considered to be one of the greatest astronomical discoveries of the twentieth century. Antony went on to receive the 1974 Nobel Prize in Physics for his role in the discovery.

REGISTRATION

Event Program

 

15:00 hr. Registration

15:30 hr. Opening Session

• Remarks by Ms. Margaret Tongue, Deputy Head of Mission, British Embassy Bangkok

• Remarks by Dr. Lily Eurwilaichitr, Vice President for International Collaboration, NSTDA

15:50 hr. Special Talk by Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell

16:50 hr. Panel Discussion: Women in Science

• Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell

• Dr. Anchalee Manonukul, Leader of Advanced Metallurgy Research Team, National Metal and Materials Technology Center, NSTDA

• Assoc. Prof. Suchana Apple Chavanich, Deputy Managing Director, Chula Unisearch, Chulalongkorn University

• Dr. Uracha Ruktanonchai, Deputy Executive Director, National Nanotechnology Center, NSTDA

17:30 hr. Networking

  • ADDRESS
    Sky ballroom, 6th floor, Compass Skyview Hotel, Sukhumvit 24, Bangkok