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Zandmer Distinguished Lecture Series

The Zandmer Distinguished Lecture Series in Chemical and Petroleum Engineering attracts internationally renowned, distinguished researchers to give two lectures at the University of Calgary. The first is a research presentation in their area of expertise, and the second is a general presentation about science, engineering, public policy, or education.

About Herbert and Ursula Zandmer

Herbert and Ursula Zandmer gave a significant endowment to support applied energy and science based research and teaching programs within the department. Mr. Herbert Zandmer was a pioneer in the oil and gas industry in Western Canada, and Mrs. Ursula Zandmer was an artist and poet. Her pursuit of artistic expression and form led her through many artistic phases. She produced over 350 pieces of artwork, mostly paintings, and wrote several books.

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