Outreach


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Public Lectures:

‘EXCITUNE’ Spectroscopy computer game

Explorathon’15, National Museum of Scotland, 25 September 2015

Open Days, School of Chemistry, University of Edinburgh, 26 September 2015

Creation and creativity through the eyes of a (quantum) scientist’

THE CRAG Lecture Series on Creativity, Edinburgh (2015 Feb)

The future of X-ray crystallography’

International Year of Crystallography public lecture series, Edinburgh (2014 Jun)

Diffraction before destruction: The future of science at x-ray free-electron lasers’

International Science Festival, Edinburgh (2014 Mar)

Powers of Ten’

African Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Cape Town (2012 Jan)

Colliding matters’

Queen’s College Symposium, Oxford (2004 Nov)

Other Outreach:

Computer gameExcitunes, a shoot’em-up inspired by spectroscopy (2015)

Video-interview ‘Year of Light’, Medicinal Chemistry Network, 27/7 2015

https://www.medchemnet.com/users/2861-gerald-pj-clarke/videos/2973-video3

Seeing chemical reactions in new light’, UoE Chemistry Alumni Newsletter 2015

Short film ‘X-rays reveal dance of electrons!’ with DesignScience (London)https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bpWaTJdMMLY

Research in a Nutshell video, University of Edinburgh

http://www.nutshell-videos.ed.ac.uk/adam-kirrander-quantum-dynamics/

Using light to control matter’, UCL Science Magazine, Issue 22, 2008

Research images as Art public exhibition, UCL Dec 2008 (now on permanent display)

Appearances in Media:

The computer game ‘Excitunes’ developed in my research group was highlighted in the annual email to alumni donors to the Edinburgh Fund (September 2016)

Staff Spotlight, Alumni Services, University of Edinburgh (16 Feb 2016)

http://www.ed.ac.uk/alumni/services/staff-spotlight/lighting-up-science

The Student Newspaper (1 Oct 2015)News

http://www.studentnewspaper.org/university-of-edinburgh-takes-part-in-explorathon-science-festival/

Video-interview ‘Year of Light’, Medicinal Chemistry Network, 27/7 2015

https://www.medchemnet.com/users/2861-gerald-pj-clarke/videos/2973-video3

Invited expert commentator in research news article in Chemistry World, Nov 2016,13(11) 38-39