A note from our immediate-past President

A note from our immediate-past President

The BPS Council and I am sure many of our members thank our immediate-Past President, Prof. Graham Underwood for his years of service as President of the British Phycological Society. Below are some words from Graham: At the Annual General Meeting held in Plymouth...
PhD Scholarship Position on Carbon Capture

PhD Scholarship Position on Carbon Capture

A PhD scholarship position is available in the Section of Life Sciences for 2020 at Canterbury Christ Church University. They are looking for a graduate (or soon to be graduate) who would like to undertake a PhD in “Algal carbon capture in mushroom cultivation...
RMS Training Courses

RMS Training Courses

The Royal Microscopical Society (RMS) is driven to inspire and enthuse anyone who uses a microscope no matter what age, background or experience level. RMS run a mixture of training courses, networking meetings and larger international conferences and exhibitions,...
Linda Mary Irvine (1928-2020)

Linda Mary Irvine (1928-2020)

LINDA MARY IRVINE (1928-2020) It is with great sadness that we report that Linda Irvine died on 25th February 2020.  Linda joined the Natural History Museum in London in 1949 as a phycologist in the Marine Algal Section of the Botany Department with responsibility for...
2020 Algae Biomass Summit

2020 Algae Biomass Summit

The 14th annual Algae Biomass Summit will take place September 9-11, 2020 inside Price Center at the University of California, San Diego.  Produced by the Algae Biomass Organization, the Summit has become the go-to conference for commercial algae producers, the...
New Sharona Gordon Award

New Sharona Gordon Award

The Society of General Physiologists have announced a new Sharona Gordon Award to recognize outstanding leaders who make a difference in the scientific community. The Sharona Gordon Award will be given annually to recognize and honor an individual who has shown...