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Ramsay Fellowship Seminars

Date/Time: Monday, 11 December 2017, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Location: Napier G04 Lecture Theatre, North Terrace Campus

Cost: FREE

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Hear about the exciting research being undertaken by current Ramsay Fellows in this public lecture. All welcome.

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Dr Stephen Warren-Smith, School of Physical Sciences
Dr Warren-Smith returned to Adelaide in 2016 from the Institute of Photonic Technology in Germany. As a Ramsay Fellow in the School of Physical Sciences, Dr Warren-Smith develops very fine optical fibres with a range of potential industrial and diagnostic imaging applications.

Dr Stephanie Watts-Williams, School of Agriculture, Food and Wine
Dr Watts-Williams is investigating how fungi can improve the zinc nutrition of plants with particular focus on uncovering the molecular mechanisms. Originally from Melbourne, the Ramsay Fellowship brought Dr Watts-Williams back to Australia from the Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research at Cornell University, New York.

The Ramsay Fellowship was established in 2008 with a significant bequest from the Ramsay family to support outstanding young Australian scientists and enhance their potential as future scientific leaders. The four-year Fellowships encourage Australian scientists working overseas to return home.

Contact: Dr Kelly Banwell, Email:, Research Support Officer, Faculty of Sciences, Business: 8313 0972

Ramsay Fellowship Invitation  [PDF]  (239.42K)