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The College is a highly integrated academic society with a President, Fellows, graduate students and other members. About 300 members are currently in Cambridge creating a professionally and culturally diverse environment. Clare Hall is committed to protecting your privacy, please refer to www.clarehall.cam.ac.uk/data-protection-information.

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Professor Emilio Artacho

Professorial Fellow

Subject: Theory of condensed matter

Department/institution: Cavendish Laboratory

Contact details: ea245@cam.ac.uk

Professor Manohar Bance

Professorial Fellow

Professor John D. Barrow

Professorial Fellow

Subject: Cosmology, mathematics and astrophysics

Department/institution: 

Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP)

Professor Andrew Blake

Professorial Fellow

Subject: Computer Science.

Department/institution: The Alan Turing Institute

Contact details:

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Professor Hasok Chang

Professorial Fellow

Subject: History and philosophy of science

Department/institution: History and Philosophy of Science

Professor Athanassios S Fokas

Professorial Fellow

Subject:

Applied Mathematics, integrable systems, the mathematics of medical imaging.

Department/institution: 

Professor Peter Markowich

Professorial Fellow

Subject:

Applied partial differential equations.

Department/institution: 

Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics

Professor Richard McMahon

Professorial Fellow

Subject:

Astronomy and Astrophysics: Observational Cosmology and formation and evolution of Galaxies and Quasars.

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Professor Barbara J Sahakian

Professorial Fellow

Subject: Cognitive and behavioural neuroscience; clinical and veterinary neuroscience

Professor Dr Alan Short

Professorial Fellow

Subject: Sustainable Architecture

Department/institution: Department of Architecture

Professor Charles G Smith

Professorial Fellow

Subject:

Low dimensional semiconductor physics

Department/institution: 

Cavendish Laboratory​

Contact details: 

Professor Maria G Spillantini

Professorial Fellow

Subject:

Molecular neuropathology of Alzheimer's disease.

Department/institution: 

Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Professor Stephen Toope

Professorial Fellow

Subject: International Law, Human Rights, International Legal Theory and International Development.

Department/institution: Vice Chancellor of the University of Cambridge

Fellows in the news

Clare Hall Inspires

The second 'Clare Hall Inspires' personal and professional development workshop for students and postdocs was co-organised by Dr Keri Wong (Clare Hall Postdoc Committee), Mr Tim Coorens (the GSB) and Ms Catherine Wise from the Development Office. This one-day workshop, open to all College members, was held in the Richard Eden Suite at West Court. The key aim of the workshop is to encourage students and postdocs to think flexibly about various career paths and to utilise the many...
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Clare Hall Postdocs - 3 Slide Talk Series

In May we held the fifth in the series of 3 Slide Talks. The three engaging talks from different disciplines provided much food for thought.The first talk was given by Dr Robert Beyer from the Department of Zoology. Robert, who has a background in maths, presented current collaborative research on palm oil production. Oil palm is a highly contested crop linked with environmental destruction. While environmental NGOs and others have called for boycotts of products containing palm oil, the...
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A New Samsung Artificial Intelligence Lab for Cambridge

Samsung have announced plans to open a new research lab in Cambridge, confirming the city’s reputation as one of the world’s foremost hubs for artificial intelligence research and development. The institute will open up opportunities for fundamental research in AI and enable greater cooperation with the UK’s academic community.  The project will be led by Professor Andrew Blake, a Professorial Fellow at Clare Hall.  Further links:
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Postdocs 3 Slide Talks

The third of our series of 3 Slide Talks featured the works of three Clare Hall Fellows. Kick starting the night was our Research Fellow from the Department of History, Dr Carolyn Cobbold, on the history of food and the role of science and scientists in the creation and regulation of food products and ingredients. We learned about the influence of chemists and the evolution of food colouring throughout various European countries and the US and what to look out for in modern day ingredient lists...
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