Public Outreach

Stargazing Oxford 2017

Date: 
28 Jan 2017 - 2:00pm to 10:00pm
Venue: 
dwb
Audience: 
Family friendly

Stargazing Oxford returns on the 28th January 2017 from 2pm to 10pm (last entry 9.30pm)

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The 13th Hintze Lecture: Our Simple but Strange Universe, Professor David Spergel

Date: 
10 Nov 2016 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Venue: 
martinwood
Room: 
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre
Audience: 
General public (Age 14+)

The 13th Hintze Lecture will be delivered by Professor David Spergel, Charles A. Young Professor of Astronomy, Princeton Unversity, on Thursday 10th November 2016 @ 17:30 in the Martin Wood Lecture Theatre.

Title: Our Simple but Strange Universe

For more information contact: 

Leanne O'Donnell
01865 613 973
Leanne.odonnell@physics.ox.ac.uk

Stargazing Oxford 2016

Date: 
16 Jan 2016 - 2:00pm to 10:00pm
Venue: 
dwb
Audience: 
Family friendly

Stargazing Oxford returns on the 16th January 2016 from 2pm to 10pm (last entry 9.30pm)

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Cherwell-Simon Lecture 2012

Date: 
18 May 2012 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Venue: 
martinwood
Room: 
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre
Audience: 
General public (Age 14+)

QUANTUM GAMES AND QUANTUM INFORMATION

Professor Anton Zeilinger

University of Vienna and Scientific Director of the Institute of Quantum Optics and Quantum Information of the Austrian Academy of Sciences

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Dangerous Worlds

Date: 
13 Sep 2017 - 7:00pm
Venue: 
martinwood
Room: 
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre
Audience: 
General public (Age 12+)

Refreshments: Served from 6:30pm

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An Evening of Quantum Discovery

Date: 
17 Oct 2017 - 5:00pm
Venue: 
martinwood
Room: 
Lindemann Lecture Theatre (entrance via Martin Wood)
Audience: 
5pm - 6.30pm: Family friendly / 6.30pm onwards: General Public (Age 12+)

Welcome to an Evening of Quantum Discovery!

Come and find out about Quantum Physics. Hear about the exciting new research and innovative technology development being done at Oxford University. Discover how Quantum Physics impacts on your everyday life, now and in the near future.

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Quantum Computers - The World's Most Incredible Machines

Date: 
5 Jul 2017 - 6:00pm
Venue: 
Rhodes House, South Parks Road
Audience: 
General public (Age 12+)

Professor Winfried Hensinger, University of Sussex, will give a public talk about his exciting research to build a quantum computer.

Come along and find out about these incredible machines!

For more information contact: 

Hannah Rowlands contact@NQIT.org

How to Make a Supernova

Date: 
21 Jun 2017 - 6:45pm to 8:00pm
Venue: 
martinwood
Room: 
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre
Audience: 
General public (Age 14+)

IOP Oxford Physics Lectures

On 21st June the Institute of Physics and Oxford University Physics Department will be hosting Dr. Jena Meinecke, Junior Research Fellow at Oxford University. Jena will report on the first experimental measurements of seed magnetic fields in laser-produced shock waves via the "Biermann battery" process.

Tea and coffee will be served from 18:30 with the talk beginning at 19:00.

About the talk

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The event is free and open to anyone with an interest, but registration is required in advance.

Please register here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/how-to-make-a-supernova-tickets-339726761...

For informaiton contact: public.events@physics.ox.ac.uk

Smashing Physics: latest news from the energy frontier

Date: 
26 Apr 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Venue: 
martinwood
Room: 
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre
Audience: 
General public (Age 14+)

Description

The Institute of Physics Oxford Centre will be hosting Jon Butterworth, Head of Physics & Astronomy at University College London. Jon will be giving a talk entitled Smashing Physics: latest news from the energy frontier based on his first hand experiences working at the Large Hadron Collider.

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