The Department of Physics Alumni Relations Office works to develop, nurture and promote a continuing relationship between the Department and its alumni.
We also work with current students, staff, researchers and friends of the Department, aiming and enhancing the experience of being part of one of the largest and most successful Departments of Physics in the world.

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10 February 2014

Physics Alumni Networking event at the Oxford and Cambridge Club

Oxford and Cambridge Club Alumni Networking Event

Prof Ramin Golestanian gave a lecture to Physics Alumni during a Physics networking event last Friday (7/2/14) at the beautiful Oxford and Cambridge Club (London). The subject was 'Living Matter'.

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04 February 2014

Do physics graduates make good entrepreneurs? by Steve Morris (University College, 1986)

Do physics graduates make good entrepreneurs?

About the author: Steve Morris writes for technology review website S21 and blogs about science in his spare time.

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04 February 2014

Recent Graduate Photography Competition 2014

Graduate Photography Competition 2014

In the University's annual competition, Oxford’s current and recent graduate students share their experiences of the University and its colleges through their photographs.

The theme of this year’s photo competition is to capture the essence of one of Oxford’s graduate courses. We want you to use your creativity to show prospective students what a particular graduate course here at Oxford is all about through your photographs.

Prizes are available for one winner and two runners up.

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22 January 2014

Why Rosetta Matters?

Rosetta is all over the news this week. Watch Dr Chris Lintott (Astrophysics) talking to Jeremy Paxman on the last Newsnight episode, about why it matters...

[click on the image below to watch the clip]

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22 January 2014

Welcome 2014!

A very happy New Year to all from the Alumni Office!

Thank you to all alumni who have registered in the Physics website...those of you who have, would have received advance notice for a series of events that we are planning for the coming months.

During February, we will host the following events:

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20 December 2013

Season's Greetings

To all Physics Alumni and Friends of the Department, Happy Christmas and a New Year full of wonder and discovery...with our very best wishes.

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13 December 2013

Physics Carol Service

Our Physics Carol Service is on Friday afternoon, 20th December at 4:30 in the University Church, High St (entrance also from Radcliffe Square), Oxford.
Families and friends, including children particularly welcome. After the service everyone is invited to wine and mince pies in the de Brome Chapel in the north side of the Church.

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14 November 2013

Physics Industry Day

Oxford University Physics Department Industry Day

Oxford Physics welcomed Industry to the Department, and a variety of activities took place to engage and network with companies that came from as far as Yorkshire.

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11 November 2013

'Waiting for Higgs', now on video.

'Waiting for Higgs'

Prof Sir Christopher Llewellyn Smith gave a lecture last Friday, and it is now available to watch on video for those who could not assist.

This lecture was part of the Physics Colloquium, which offers lectures to members of the University (staff and students) as well as alumni, on Fridays during term time, at 4:15 pm.

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07 November 2013

'The Planetary Weather Report'

Dr Leigh Fletcher is a current member of staff in the sub-department of Atmospheric, Oceanographic and Planetary Physics (AOPP), and he writes a personal blog named 'The Planetary Weather Report'

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