Events

Date:
2 Mar 2018 - 3:30pm
Venue:
Martin Wood Complex, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PU
Audience:
Advanced

Oxford Physics Colloquia Series

The following lectures will be given at 3.30pm on Fridays in the Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory, Parks Road. Tea will be served in the Physics Common Room at 4.30 pm.

All are welcome to attend.

Dr Siddharth Ashok Parameswaran, Dept of Physics, University of Oxford
2 Mar: Nodal semimetals: exploring “relativistic" fermions and quantum anomalies in solids

Date:
16 Mar 2018 - 8:00am
Venue:
Rome, Italy
Audience:
Alumni and guests

Join us in 2018 for the next European Meeting Minds in the Eternal City of Rome.

Date:
27 Apr 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Venue:
Oxford & Cambridge Club, 71 Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 5HD
Audience:
Physics Alumni and guests

Physics Alumni Reception at the Oxford & Cambridge Club

PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT WAS ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED FOR 9TH OF FEBRUARY BUT DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES HAD TO BE RESCHEDULED FOR 27 APRIL. All those alumni who had registered should have received an email, and will be kept on the guest list.

Date:
11 May 2018 - 4:30pm
Venue:
Martin Wood Complex, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PU
Audience:
General public (Age 14+)

58th Cherwell Simon Lecture 2018
‘Random Walk to Graphene’
Prof Sir Andre Geim - University of Manchester

11 May - 16:30 - Martin Wood Complex

Graphene – a single plane of carbon atoms – is probably the simplest material one can imagine. On the other hand, graphene has acquired so many superlatives to its name that it is often called a wonder material.
I will discuss how this research started and, then, try to explain why graphene attracts so much attention these days.

Date:
31 May 2018 - 3:00pm
Venue:
Martin Wood Complex, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PU
Audience:

Dr Michihisa Yamamoto,from the Quantum-Phase Electronic Center, the University of Tokyo & RIKEN, winner of this year's Sir Martin Wood Prize, will deliver his lecture on 'Management and Control of the Phase of an Electron Wave' at 15:

Date:
30 Jun 2018 - 3:00pm
Venue:
Mansfield College
Audience:
Family friendly

Save the Date for our annual Physics Alumni Garden Party 2018

The Garden Party will take place in Mansfield College, on Saturday 30th of June.
It will be hosted by professor John Wheater, Head of Physics, and our guest speaker will be Prof Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell*.

Further details will be available later, but please save the date if you'd like to join us.