Watch past CHUtalks from 2018

Crystal Structure Prediction for Next Generation Battery Materials: Angela Harper

Identifying high capacity battery materials is critical for creating better energy storage to lower our reliance on non-renewable energy resources. Watch

Preventing failure of tidal turbines: Anna Young

It is imperative that the next generation of tidal turbines makes use of smarter design techniques which take into account the unsteady conditions experienced at sea. Watch

Communism, Nationalism and Religion in 1950s Malaya: Ben Ashbridge

This talk explores the actions of British Christian missionaries amongst ethnic Chinese groups during the Malayan Emergency. Watch

A Song of Ice and Collagen: Fine-tuning collagen scaffolds for controlled tissue regeneration: Malavika Nair

Collagen scaffolds could be modified to replace virtually any tissue in the body. Watch

Winners and losers: Communicating quantitative impacts of policies: Dr Cameron Brick

Governments, NGOs, industry, and individuals will seek to inform and persuade on society-level choices. Watch

Personal Adornment in Roman Britain: Romano-British Fibulae: Alex Sorgo

For the Ancient Romans, putting on jewellery could confer status, narrative and protection beyond the decorative. Watch

Contactless Smartcard Security: Dominic Celiano

Uncover key lessons about the relationship between contactless smartcards and security. Watch

Energy Trilemma: Models to Evaluate Energy Policy: Natasha Turkmani

Governments are thus faced with the task of planning a low-carbon energy transition, but at what cost and how quickly will this transformation occur? Watch

Sir Hans Sloane and the Foundation of Science at the British Museum: Edwin Rose

This CHUtalk examines the relationship between Sloane’s copy of A Voyage to Jamaica and his vast herbarium. Watch

Is Directed Acyclic Graph consensus model the Blockchain Killer?: Oskar Syahbana

The recent hype over Bitcoin has exposed the weakness of the current implementation of blockchain. Is Directed Acyclic Graph (DAG) the answer? Watch

Making better decisions — how companies build capabilities for sustainability: Catherine Tilley

Businesses are under pressure to become socially and environmentally sustainable, but this creates difficulties in decision-making. Watch