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Dr Robert G W Anderson

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: History of Chemistry

Contact details: rgwa2@hermes.cam.ac.uk

Professor Michael F Ashby

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: The mechanical behaviour of materials; particularly metals, ceramics and ice

Contact details: mfa2@eng.cam.ac.uk

Michael H Black

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: Early fiction of D.H. Lawrence.

Research interests:

Professor David A Brading

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: Latin American history

Research interests:

Sir Geoffrey Cass

Emeritus Fellow

Name: Geoffrey Cass

Department/institution: Cambridge University Press, Royal Shakespeare Company, Lawn Tennis Association

Professor Stefan Collini

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: Intellectual history and English literature

Department/institution: Faculty of English

Professor E Peter M Dronke

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: Medieval literature

Research interests:

Moira Gardiner

Emeritus Fellow

 

 

Dr Elizabeth Garnsey

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: Innovation studies

Department/institution: Centre for Technology Management, IfM

Professor Dr Hans F Graf

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: Meteorology and volcanology

Department/institution: Centre for Atmospheric Science

Dr Christopher W Hope

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: Energy and the environment

Department/institution: Judge Business School

Contact details: c.hope@jbs.cam.ac.uk

Professor Nicholas L A Lash

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: The comparative study of religion and Hindu culture, theology and philosophy with special reference to the relationship between Britain and India in nineteenth...

Dr Michael Loewe

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: 

The history of early imperial China

Contact details: 

manl100@hermes.cam.ac.uk  

Subject: 

Physics, astrophysics and cosmology

Department/institution: 

Cavendish Laboratory 

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Dr Rosie Luff

Emeritus Fellow, Tutor

 

 

Professor John S Parker

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: 

Plant genetics and the history of evolution.

Department/institution: 

Department of History and Philosophy of Science

Dr Daniela Rhodes

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: Molecular biology; telomere structure and function

Professor Ekhard K H Salje

Emeritus Fellow, Honorary Fellow

Subject: Mineralogy and petrology, structural instabilities, transport and phase transformations of solids

Frances Spalding

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: Art history​

Contact details: fs454@cam.ac.uk ​

 

 

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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