Dr. Ashkan Salamat, Department of Physics and Astronomy
"The Future of Energy: Exploring Superconductivity at Room Temperature"
Dr. Simon Jowitt, Department of Geoscience
"Who Needs Mining, and Who Does Mining Need? Insights into How Mining Supports Modern Life and How Economic Geology Research Can Help the Mining Industry"
Dr. Aude Picard, School of Life Sciences
"Influence of Microorganisms on Mineral Formation: How Microbe-Mineral Interactions Can Help Us Look for Life on Other Planets"
Dr. Jason Steffen, Department of Physics and Astronomy
"Gods of Power: How Nuclear Energy Will Save the Planet"
Dr. Ernesto Abel-Santos, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
“Prevention and Treatment of Infectious Disease in the COVID-19 Era and Beyond”
Dr. Christy Strong, School of Life Sciences
“Viral Evolution: Variation within Virus Populations”
Brian Hedlund, School of Life Sciences
“How Microorganisms Affect Our Lives: From Pandemics to Antibiotic-Associated Intestinal Disease”