Zienkiewicz Lecture

Each year we hold a Zienkiewicz Lecture where we welcome a guest speaker from industry and host a formal dinner in Swansea.

The annual lecture is supported by the following organisations:

  • Institution of Civil Engineers, UK
  • International Association for Computational Mechanics
  • Learned Society of Wales, Wales
  • National Research Network, Engineering, Swansea University
  • Swansea University
  • UK Association for Computational Mechanics

Previous Years

At our Inaugural Lecture in 2017 we hosted a brilliant talk by Professor Dame Ann Patricia Dowling titled 'Towards a Silent Aircraft'

In 2018 Professor Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya delivered a lecture entitled ‘The mobility revolution: How innovation in automotive energy systems, intelligent vehicles and service customization will transform how we travel.’

In 2019 Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff delivered a lecture entitled 'Supercriticality: from blue fluid to green chemistry'.

In 2020, the guest speaker was Professor Andy Hopper who delivered a lecture entitled 'Computing for the Future of the Planet'

Please see photos and videos from each event below.

Zienkiewicz Lecture 2019

Zienkiewicz Lecture 2019

Watch the Zienkiewicz Lecture 2019

Zienkiewicz Lecture 2018

Zienkiewicz Lecture 2018

Zienkiewicz Lecture 2018

Inaugural Zienkiewicz Lecture 2017

Inaugural Annual Zienkiewicz Lecture

Zienkiewicz Lecture 2017