Celsius–Linnaeus Lectures 2020

Thursday february 6th, The Siegbahn hall, Ångström Laboratory

Celsius–Linnaeus Lectures and Symposium 2020

On Thursday February 6 the doors will open for the traditional lectures in memory of Anders Celsius and Carl Linnaeus.


Dr. Zhong Lin Wang, Hightower Chair in Materials Science and Engineering, Regent´s Professor at Georgia Tech and Founding Director and Chief Scientist at Beijing Institute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems


Prof. Angela M. Gronenborn, UPMC Rosalind Franklin Chair and Distinguished Professor at the Department of Structural Biology, University of Pittsburgh


After the lecturers, a cross-disciplinary symposium will be arranged, which will end with a panel discussion who will give the audience opportunity to ask questions to any of the day’s lectures. 

All interested are welcome to the lectures and the symposium – no registration needed. The lectures and symposium are held in English.

Contact and more info

The Celsius–Linnaeus Lectures have been held every year since 1991.

Previous lectures

For further information, please contact: Professor Hemin Koyi, chairman of the Celsius–Linnaeus committee, and Professor at the Department of Earth Science, Uppsala University 

Office phone: +46-18-471 2563
E-mail: hemin.koyi@geo.uu.se