Room TC014, Elwes Building, University of Gloucestershire, Park Campus, Cheltenham GL50 2RH
Speakers: Dr Brian Bowers, formerly Curator, Science Museum, London
Coffee/tea available from 19.00.
Dr Bowers will discuss the life and work of Ambrose Fleming (1849-1945). Although remembered primarily for his invention in 1904 of the thermionic valve, which made radio practical, that was only one of several significant contributions Fleming made to electrical engineering and to modern life.
Event type: Lecture/Talk
Co-sponsored by: This is a joint meeting with Gloucestershire IET
Organised by: South West Branch
Contact details: Dr Mike Wilson