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18:30 - 19:30 20 June 2012

'Our Bionic Future', an Institute of Biomedical Engineering (IBME) Public Lecture


Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre | Wilkins Building (link Map)
Gower St | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Ticketing: Open

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Professor Mark Miodownik, UCL

“Our Bionic Future: the role of biomaterials in re-engineering the human body" is a public lecture by Professor Mark Miodownik and part of the Institute of Biomedical Engineering (IBME) MedTech Week.

Mark Miodownik is an engineer and materials scientist. He received his Ph.D in turbine jet engine alloys from Oxford University in 1996. Before joining UCL in Feb 2012 he worked in engineering research institutions in the USA, Ireland, and in the UK. He runs a research group, teaches, and is a broadcaster and writer on engineering and materials issues. He gave the 2010 Royal Institution Christmas Lectures and was included in The Times 2010 list of the top 100 most influential people in science.


Dr Eric de Silva
+44 (0) 20 3108 4221 | eric.desilva@ucl.ac.uk


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