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State Library of SA, Hetzel Lecture Theatre

Institute Building

Cnr Kintore Ave & North Tce

Adelaide, SA 5000

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Can maths explain everything?

Mathematics is essential in many fields including natural science, engineering, medicine, finance and social sciences.

Join our panel of Honours and PhD candidates who will discuss their numbers path and career ideals.

Chair: Professor Nigel Bean, Professor Applied Mathematics, University of Adelaide

Panellists: Courtesy of the University of Adelaide

James Walker PhD student researching pathogens in diseases to curb their spread

Alexander Tan PhD student reaching way in which patterns form in yeast colonies

Lily Harris Undergraduate student specialising in Statistics and Applied Mathematics

How did science inspire them??

What was their path to this point in their tertiary study?

What are their intended career paths?

What opportunities has STEM/Science provided for them?

Crunch the numbers "up close and personal" with three young emerging faces of science.

Q&A session will follow the presentation with opportunity for informal conversations.

Proudly supported by Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences, Adelaide University.

Light refreshments will be available.

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State Library of SA, Hetzel Lecture Theatre

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Cnr Kintore Ave & North Tce

Adelaide, SA 5000

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