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Women in Science Lecture Series: Dr. Zahra Mohaghegh

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University of Illinois Archives
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Dec 14, 2021   12:00 - 1:00 pm  
Dr. Zahra Mohaghegh, Associate Professor of Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiological Engineering
No Cost
Kristen Allen Wilson

The University of Illinois Archives’ monthly Women in Science Lecture Series features speakers from across the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s diverse and multidisciplinary scientific enterprise. The lecture series seeks to highlight the important innovations and contributions of women in the sciences at the University of Illinois, and center the importance of documenting women scientists and engineers to create a diverse and inclusive archival record. This lecture series will take place over Zoom on the second Tuesday of every month from 12:00 to 1:00 pm. 


Associate Professor of Nuclear, Plasma, & Radiological Engineering, Dr. Mohaghegh will share her research on Probabilistic Risk Assessment (PRA) that helps improve safety in nuclear power plants and other complex technological systems.


Partners and Sponsors:
Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology
Cancer Center at Illinois
Humanities Research Institute
Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Institute
National Center for Supercomputing Applications
Prairie Research Institute
School of Integrative Biology
Women and Gender in Global Perspectives
Women in Engineering
Cindy Ingold, Gender Studies and Multicultural Services Librarian


Funding for the initial lecture series provided by the University of Illinois Library Innovation Fund. Continued funding provided by the Humanities Research Institute Supplemental Event Fund and Women and Gender in Global Perspectives.

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