Emeritus Professor Ken Pounds in his lab at the University of Leicester in 1971.

'Our Space Heritage' Public Lecture with Emeritus Professor Ken Pounds


'Our Space Heritage' Public Lecture with Emeritus Professor Ken Pounds

Pioneering research on neutron stars, black holes and planets – both near and far – has established Leicester as a leading university for research and teaching in space studies.

In this lecture, Professor Ken Pounds will describe how it all began and recall the key events, staff and students from our 62 years of Space Research in Leicester.

Please note that this lecture will take place at the University of Leicester and will be recorded. The venue (lecture theatre) will be confirmed in due course. Please sign up using the Eventbrite link to ensure you are notified of the venue.

Parking will be available on campus.


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University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 7RH

Tel: +44 (0)116 252 2160

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Event date & time (30 June 2022)
Thursday18:00 - 19:30



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