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The William Rankine Memorial Lecture

 

Lectures to celebrate the life and legacy of William Rankine

This is a special event exploring the legacy and impact of the engineering powerhouse that was William Rankine on the bi centenary of his birth. 

 

The event will open the conference and the audience will include the Rankine 2020 delegates, members of local Scottish Engineering Societies and the University of Glasgow students and alumni.

 

Programme*  

The programme will explore subjects that William Rankine studied, taught and influenced. Lectures will include

  • Rankine the Educator
  • Rankine‚Äôs Glasgow
  • Shipbuilding on the Clyde
  • 19th Century Thermodynamics
  • Rankine the Civil Engineer
  • Mechanics of Materials 

 

Booking 

Rankine 2020 conference delegates

This event is part of the Rankine 2020 Conference. All conference delegates will be registered to attend. 

 

Non-Conference delegate

To celebrate William Rankine's strong connections to the City of Glasgow a number of places at this event will be made available to members of local Scottish Engineering Societies and the University of Glasgow students and alumni. Booking will be essential and will open on  1st April 2020. 

Register to receive notification of the bookings opening here. 

 

* This programme is provisional and is subject to change

Sponsorship

Sponsorship opportunities are available for this special event and for the Rankine 2020 Conference  To see details click here

 

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