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Within this master I’m doing the Biodiversity and Sustainability specialization. I’m from India. My specialization in Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology. And I found out that Leiden University’s program is structured for someone like me who is keen to work in a lab, who is keen to work on research projects. The institute of Biology in

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>>Up next from the University of Toronto is Jasdeep Saggar. She’s doing a PhD in Medical Biophysics supervised by Professor Ian Tannock. Her presentation title is, “Hypoxia-activated pro-drugs: A novel approach for breast cancer treatment.” [ Applause ]>>Jasdeep Saggar: So, very good afternoon to you all. My name is Jas and the focus of my

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When a string is plucked it vibrates at a particular rate the rate at which a string vibrates is called the frequency and is usually measured in ‘hertz’. The number of vibrations a second. What determines the frequency is four factors. The string thickness it’s density the string length and the string tension We humans

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[music] Can you describe space? Is it like in the movies? I think space is like being in the pool underwater when you’re floating. In terms of the view of the Earth, it’s a lot like the movies. Some of the movies get it right, some of them don’t. It’s not like Star Trek or

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[music]>>Alright, so people often ask, how is it that a rocket or a spaceship goes around the planet? What keeps it there? And so, I’m going to use this doughnut hole, otherwise referred to as a Timbit, to talk about that. So the point is, if you took a Timbit and you tied a string

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[music] Hi everybody! The is a shoutout to all you Queen’s students there in Kingston, Ontario, one of my favourite cities in the world. I’m proud to say that I spent several years there myself and received my PhD back in 1995. And here I am on board the International Space Station, or eventually I’ll

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For the first time, UC Berkeley seismologists have been able to explain the formation of island chains like Hawaii and Samoa. Using supercomputers and seismic waves to create images of the layers of Earth’s mantle, just above the core, the researchers show how great plumes of super hot rock rise, fan out, and correlate to

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>>DFB: The theme of today’s talk is “How to succeed in language design without really trying” So could you please welcome back Brian Kernighan. [applause]>>BWK: Thanks Dave. Thank you very much for that kind introduction. It’s a real pleasure to be back at Nottingham and to see the new buildings, as opposed to the old

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