The Physics of Imaging: Animal Mummies Spotlight

Work with imaging experts from The University of Manchester to understand how physics through the theories of imaging are being applied in current research.
Featuring research from our award-winning past exhibition Gift for the Gods: Animal Mummies Revealed

Date: Summer term – Date TBC. Email with interest

Full day: 9.45am-3pm, 40 places available

Cost: Free of charge

Example of itinerary:

10am – Arrival and Introduction

10.10am – What questions can imaging answer? – Museum object task

10.30am – Research talk: X-ray techniques

11.00am – Imaging task

11.20am – break

11.35am – Imaging task cont.

12.00pm – LUNCH (not provided)

1.00pm – Research talk: Animal Mummies Revealed

1.30pm – Poster task exploring animal mummy examples

2.15pm – Poster presentations

2.45pm – Evaluation

3pm – End

If you require more information please contact us on 0161 306 1764

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