Schools Outreach

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

4 April 2017

Congratulations Subir Sarkar!

Many congratulations to Subir Sarkar who has been awarded the IUPAP-TIFR Homi Bhabha Medal and Prize 2017.

This prize is awarded for distinguished contributions in high energy cosmic ray physics and astro-particle physics.

You can read more here

Isaac Physics Year 12 Problem Solving Event

Date: 
21 Jun 2017 - 9:30am to 1:00pm
Venue: 
Magdalen College School, Oxford
Audience: 
Schools (secondary)

The Ogden Trust Oxford Partnership have teamed up with Isaac Physics and the University of Oxford Physics Department to offer an exciting end of term experience which aims to stretch and challenge Year 12 Physics students. We aim to help students improve their problem solving skills within a scientific context, a key requirement for students who wish to study STEM subjects at university.

For more information contact: 

To register your interest please click here. If you have any further queries please email isaac.physics@physics.ox.ac.uk

BPhO lecture: I WANT TO BELIEVE: AN ASTRONOMER’S SEARCH FOR ALIENS

Date: 
27 Apr 2017 - 3:00pm
Venue: 
The Royal Society: 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG
Audience: 
Schools (secondary)

We are pleased to invite BPhO schools to attend our first open lecture at the Royal Society. Schools may bring up to 10 students from Year 10-12.

FULLY BOOKED!

Talk details

I WANT TO BELIEVE: AN ASTRONOMER’S SEARCH FOR ALIENS

For more information contact: 

Please contact schools.liaison@physics.ox.ac.uk if you have any questions about the event.

The 14th Hintze Lecture

Date: 
4 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Venue: 
martinwood
Room: 
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre
Audience: 
General public (Age 14+)

The 14th Hintze Lecture will be delivered by Professor Conny Aerts, Director, Institute of Astronomy KU Leuven.

This is a free event, general public welcome.

For more information contact: 

Leanne O'Donnell

01865 613 973
Leanne.odonnell@physics.ox.ac.uk

Year 12 Girls Problem Solving Day

Date: 
21 Apr 2017 - 9:30am to 3:30pm
Venue: 
dwb
Audience: 
Schools (secondary)

Aims

For more information contact: 

isaac.physics@physics.ox.ac.uk (please include 'Year 12 Girls Day 2017 enquiry' in the subject line)

Isaac Physics: Student Workshop Problem Solving with Vectors

Date: 
6 Mar 2017 - 4:15pm to 6:30pm
Venue: 
dwb
Room: 
Fisher Room
Audience: 
Schools (secondary)

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For more information contact: 

Registration through the Isaac Physics website: https://isaacphysics.org/events/06032017oxford

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International Masterclasses in Particle Physics

Date: 
14 Mar 2017 - 8:45am to 4:30pm
Venue: 
dwb

Fully Booked

This is an exciting opportunity to take part in an International Masterclass in Particle Physics. Students will get insight into topics and methods of basic research relating to matter and forces. They will perform measurements on real data from the ATLAS experiments at CERN and participate in an international video conference to discuss the results.

Who is it for?

For more information contact: 

Please email schools.liaison@physics.ox.ac.uk if you have any questions

Maths, Physics and Engineering Study Day

Date: 
20 Feb 2017 (All day)
Venue: 
University College Oxford

Maths, Physics and Engineering Study Day - Mon 20 February

For more information contact: 

A provisional timetable and details of how to apply are here: http://univ.ox.ac.uk/content/year-12-subject-study-days

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