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For its 18th year, the Ross-on-Wye Science Society presents a forum of entertaining lectures, discussions and scientific facts.

The next meeting of the 2018-19 season will be held on

Wednesday - 6th February 2019 - 7.00 for 7.30pm

The Hotel has a Bar and Restaurant open for pre-meeting food and drink

 Members and guests please remember entrance is free to students and school pupils.

Title Subject Speaker

Internet and the Silicon Chip

    Please Note NEW DATE.
Moved from 2nd

Wednesday in Feb


The growth of the Internet was only made possible by advancements in the Silicon Chip. This presentation will explain how a fundamental change in communication technology fuelled the silicon chip development and in turn the growth of global communications.

How do you design such a piece of technology and how small can a Transistor get?



Jeff Williams - BSc Electrical & Electronic Engineering, MSc Instrumentation. (Swansea)

 The Society Meets in Castle Lodge Hotel at 7:30pm on the first Wednesday of the Month

The hotel has its own car park.

Chairman: Norman Pomfret 01989 565948

Secretary: Jan Falkiner 01989 720539

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