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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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24 October 2013

Would you like to contribute to the next newsletter?

Would you like to contribute to the next Physics newsletter?

We have started producing the next newsletter, due out in Spring 2014. Alumni contributions are greatly appreciated, and add an incredible value to this publication.

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17 October 2013

Rhodes scholars and Physics Alumni visited the Department

At Nicholas Kurti's Lab: Rhodes Scholars and Physics Alumni during their visit to commemorate 110th years of Rhodes House last September.

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09 September 2013

Rhodes House 110th Anniversary Celebrations

Rhodes House is celebrating its 110th years with a series of events. On Wednesday 18th September, some Rhodes scholars will visit the Department for a tour and lectures...and later there will be a drinks reception for all Rhodes physicists.

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29 August 2013

Take a look at the latest Physics newsletter

The latest edition of the Physics newsletter is available here

We hope you enjoy reading it, and to hear your comments, suggestions and articles, if you'd like to contribute for the next issue.

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05 August 2013

Physics Open Day - Alumni Weekend

Department of Physics Open Day - Saturday 21st of September

We will have an open café, hands on exhibitions, posters, the opportunity to chat with current members of staff, and have a fantastic time at Physics.

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08 July 2013

Dr Geoff Smith (1938-2013)

A message from the Head of Department, Dr John Wheater:

Dear All,

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27 June 2013

Physics Flash Talks

A showcase of research at Oxford Physics through exciting 10 minute presentations delivered by graduate research students. The topics span the breadth of research at Oxford and include topics such as climate change, exoplanets, magnetism, the higgs and quantum computers.

Click here for podcasts.

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25 June 2013

Alumni Summer Garden Party

The first Garden Party took place last Saturday. It was a lovely occasion in spite of the weather and more than 180 people met at University Parks for afternoon tea and Pimms.
We had guests who matriculated in 1951 to leavers of 2013, and it was lovely to meet so many people.

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