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For further information, please contact:

Nalin Patel
Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy
27 Charles Babbage Road, Cambridge CB3 0FS, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1223 334300 (reception) 
Fax: +44 (0)1223 334567

Map reference for Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy.


The Pippard Lecture Theatre,
Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge,
JJ Thomson Avenue, Cambridge, CB3 OHE

Map reference for the Pippard Lecture Theatre


Limited parking is available at the Department of Materials Science on a first-come-first-served basis.  This is a 10 minute walk from the Pippard Lecture Theatre.  No parking is available at the Cavendish Laboratory.

Alternative parking is available for free (upto 18 hours) at Madingley Road Park & Ride car park (CB3 0EX) which is within walking distance of the venue - 20 minutes. Please see the weblink provided for more detail including the charges for 18-72 hours parking: 

The Cavendish Laboratory is also on the Universal Bus Route which runs between the city centre and Eddington. Eddington is the new development next to Madingley Road Park and Ride. More details on this bus can be found on:


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