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Kavli Lecture to be provided by Professor Stephen Smartt on Thursday 4th June 2020, 4pm

last modified May 20, 2020 03:45 PM

Kavli Institute for Cosmology, Cambridge are delighted to announce that the next Kavli Lecture will be provided by Professor Stephen Smartt, Queen's University Belfast.

Due to the ongoing travel restrictions, he has kindly agreed to provide the lecture entitled 'Mergers, magnetars and multi-messengers' via Zoom.

The lecture will take place on Thursday 4th June 2020 at 4pm BST via a Zoom link which will be provided prior to the event.

For those wishing to hear the lecture, please email a request to

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