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REMS at home - An environmental miscellany

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10:00 – 17:00 10 Jan 2013
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Institute of Physics, 76 Portland Place, W1B 1NT

Speakers: Mike Quinton

10:20 Registration and coffee
10:50 Welcome and notices
11:00 Anita McConnell (Affiliated Research Scholar, University of Cambridge, am638@cam.ac.uk)
The barometer and its early use in forecasting on land and at sea
11:40 Jeremy Batch (jeremy.batch@bwml.co.uk)
The Story of Navigation: 2000 BC to 2020 AD
13:00 Lunch
14:15 David Richmond-Coggan (Volunteer Branch Secretary and Adult Presenter, RNLI, david@rnli-leatherhead.org.uk)
The RNLI and its Boats
14:45 Keri Nicoll (Department of Meteorology, University of Reading, k.a.nicoll@reading.ac.uk)
Radiosondes; their history and importance
15:45 David Gowing (Professor of Botany, Open University, d.j.gowing@open.ac.uk)
Vegetation patterns in meadows are explained by patterns in hydrology.
16:45 Tea
This meeting is open to visitors. Costs are £31 with lunch or £10 without lunch. (Lunch must be booked in advance).

Event type: Event
Organised by: IOP London and South East Branch REMS section
Contact details: John Belling, john.a.belling.secrems@gmail.com, 07986 379935

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Institute of Physics, 76 Portland Place, W1B 1NT
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10:00 – 17:00 10 Jan 2013
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