Name: Professor Herbert Huppert

Bio: Professor of Theoretical Geophysics and Foundation Director, Institute of Theoretical Geophysics, Cambridge

Bio-Terrorism – A UK Perspective

This speech was printed in Sydney Papers Vol.17 No.2 in 2005 (pages 93-99)

Professor Herbert E Huppert, FRS, University of Cambridge, is Chair of the Royal Society Working Group on Bioterrorism, an independent group established by the Royal Society. The group has recommended that the UK government should establish a new centre to improve UK resilience in case of chemical or biological attack. To outline the investigations of the Working Group, Herbert Huppert addressed The Sydney Institute on Monday 4 April 2005