This lecture will be presented by Philippe Blondel at the The Princess Royal Centre for Performing Arts, Guernsey on Wednesday, 11 November and the Pomme D'Or Hotel, Jersey on Thursday, 12 November.
The last decades have seen a host of wonderful oceanic discoveries, most of them using sound and sonars. In this talk Philippe Blondel (Senior Lecturer, Department of Physics, University of Bath) will present examples from around the world, taken from his own research. The talk will discuss innovative sensors and their applications such as the study of tsunamis, marine habitats and tidal energy structures. Philippe Blondel is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Physics, University of Bath. He is also Deputy Director of the Centre for Space, Atmosphere and Ocean Science. Dr Blondel has spent two decades developing new instruments and mapping the ocean. He is a Chartered Geologist and a Fellow of the Institute of Acoustics.
For Jersey Lectures - Lectures will start at 8:00pm (which are free to attend) but are proceded by an optional dinner, starting at 6:30pm. If you wish to attend the dinner at a cost of £20pp bookings can be made by phone 01534 856566 or email Darren.firstname.lastname@example.org.