Peter Lindsay Memorial Lecture

Peter Lindsay, a distinguished alumnus of Imperial College who died in 2006, was Emeritus Professor at King’s College London and Research Professor at Queen Mary, University of London, and was distinguished for his contributions to microwave device theory, quantum electronics and the application of lasers in engineering.

Each year, a distinguished speaker discusses developments in their field that are enhancing the knowledge and understanding of scientists and researchers at the forefront of tackling challenges. 

Recent speakers include Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Manchester and Professor Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell FRS from the University of Oxford.

The 2016 lecture will be given by Astronomer Royal Lord Martin Rees, former President of the Royal Society, and will be live-streamed via the College's YouTube channel.