A Public Outreach Lecture

10 April 2018, 19:30
Peter Froggatt Centre, Queen's University Belfast

“It’s a matter of life and death for human cancers: When Plasma Physics meets Systems Biology”

By Deborah O’Connell and Norman Maitland

Hear about how physicists, chemists, biologists, medics and others are working on a new approach to tackling some of our major health issues.


Deborah O’Connell, PhD

Reader in Physics
Leader of plasma medicine and healthcare applications
York Plasma Institute
University off York


Norman J Maitland, PhD

Professor of Molecular Biology
Director Cancer Research Unit
University of York
Chair in the Hull-York Medical School.

In association with the 45th IOP Plasma Physics Conference

Organised by the IOP Plasma Physics Group

To book a free ticket, please click here.

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline [EXTENDED]:
    26 January 2018
  • Early registration deadline:
    28 February 2018
  • Registration deadline:
    26 March 2018

Latest news

  • Due to unforeseen circumstances, the conference has moved to the Peter Froggatt Centre, QUB. There will no longer be any conference related activities taking place in the South Dining Hall or Larmor Lecture Theatre. (updated 03.04.2018)

  • Tickets are now available for the Public Outreach Lecture. (updated 04.04.2018)