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Professor Helen Gleeson receives the Outstanding Research Supervisor of the Year Award 2018 from the Times Higher Education

We’re all very pleased to congratulate Helen Gleeson from the University of Leeds on the Times Higher Education Outstanding Research Supervisor of the Year Award 2018 award. This award recognises the outstanding supervision and support she has provided to all her PhD students over the years. Since 1990, Professor Gleeson has supervised 31 PhD students, several of whom have gone on to work for world-leading technology companies or have become highly regarded academics leading their own research groups. Read more about the award here. Many congratulations.

  1. Date for the Diary: Smart NanoMaterials 2018 10-13 December 2018 Comments Off on Date for the Diary: Smart NanoMaterials 2018 10-13 December 2018
  2. Date for the Diary: IoP one day meeting on magnetic resonance spectroscopy in honour of Professors Jim Emsley and Geoffrey Luckhurst – 25 June 2018 Comments Off on Date for the Diary: IoP one day meeting on magnetic resonance spectroscopy in honour of Professors Jim Emsley and Geoffrey Luckhurst – 25 June 2018
  3. Date for the Diary: One day SID technical meeting: 50 years of LCD Research, 7 June 2018 Comments Off on Date for the Diary: One day SID technical meeting: 50 years of LCD Research, 7 June 2018
  4. BLCS Annual Meeting 2018: abstract submission and registration now open Comments Off on BLCS Annual Meeting 2018: abstract submission and registration now open
  5. BLCS Liquid Crystals Workshop at Hull 2018 Comments Off on BLCS Liquid Crystals Workshop at Hull 2018
  6. Date for the Diary: Light Scattering for Soft Matter – Techniques and Applications: 4/5 September 2017 Comments Off on Date for the Diary: Light Scattering for Soft Matter – Techniques and Applications: 4/5 September 2017
  7. Date for the Diary: BLCS Young Researcher Meeting: 11 September 2017 Comments Off on Date for the Diary: BLCS Young Researcher Meeting: 11 September 2017
  8. Date for the Diary: CECAM school on Liquid Crystal Modelling and Simulation Comments Off on Date for the Diary: CECAM school on Liquid Crystal Modelling and Simulation
  9. Date for the Diary: One day SID technical meeting: Microdisplays 28 June 2017 Comments Off on Date for the Diary: One day SID technical meeting: Microdisplays 28 June 2017