Celsius-Linnaeus Lectures 2019: Climate change, carbon dioxide storage, and human health

2019-01-30

On Thursday 7 February, it will again be time for the Celsius-Linnaeus lectures and following symposium. Two of the world’s top researchers will be coming to the Ångström Laboratory at Uppsala University to tell us about the link between their research and topical questions about our lives and our times. This year's lecturers are geologist Martin Blunt and microbiologist and toxicologist Linda S. Birnbaum.

“Carbon dioxide storage can be used in the case of large-scale emissions”

Celsius lecturer 2019 is Shell Professor in Petroleum Engineering at the Department of Earth Science and Engineering at Imperial College London, UK, Martin Blunt. His host is Auli Niemi, professor at the Department of Earth Sciences at Uppsala University.

“Our environment, health and toxicological impacts affect all of us”

Linnaeus lecturer 2019 is microbiologist and toxicologist Linda S. Birnbaum, Director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) and the National Toxicology Program in North Carolina, USA. Her host is Jonas Bergquist, Professor of Analytical Chemistry and Neurochemistry at the Department of Chemistry – BMC at Uppsala University.

Text: Anneli Björkman

You can read both interviews with the Celsius-Linnaeus lecturers here.

The calendar event to the lectures can be found here.

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Celsius-Linnaeus Lectures 2019: Climate change, carbon dioxide storage, and human health

2019-01-30

On Thursday 7 February, it will again be time for the Celsius-Linnaeus lectures and following symposium. Two of the world’s top researchers will be coming to the Ångström Laboratory at Uppsala University to tell us about the link between their research and topical questions about our lives and our times. This year's lecturers are geologist Martin Blunt and microbiologist and toxicologist Linda S. Birnbaum.

“Carbon dioxide storage can be used in the case of large-scale emissions”

Celsius lecturer 2019 is Shell Professor in Petroleum Engineering at the Department of Earth Science and Engineering at Imperial College London, UK, Martin Blunt. His host is Auli Niemi, professor at the Department of Earth Sciences at Uppsala University.

“Our environment, health and toxicological impacts affect all of us”

Linnaeus lecturer 2019 is microbiologist and toxicologist Linda S. Birnbaum, Director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) and the National Toxicology Program in North Carolina, USA. Her host is Jonas Bergquist, Professor of Analytical Chemistry and Neurochemistry at the Department of Chemistry – BMC at Uppsala University.

Text: Anneli Björkman

You can read both interviews with the Celsius-Linnaeus lecturers here.

The calendar event to the lectures can be found here.

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