Oxford Physics Masterclass

14 Apr 2018 - 10:30am to 3:15pm
Schools (secondary)
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Information Day for Prospective Physics Students

15 Sep 2017 - 11:00am
General public (Age 14+)

Information Day - Friday 15th September 2017

A smaller open day, with tutors available to answer course-specific questions. There will be course literature available for collection but no tours or activities.

There will be admissions talks at 11:00 and 15:00.

There will be an enquiry desk open from 10:00 to 16:00.

Our base for the day will be in the Denys Wilkinson Building. For directions, please see our travel information.

For more information contact: 

22 June 2017

Steven Balbus awarded MPLS teaching award

Congratulations to Prof Steven Balbus who has been awarded an MPLS Teaching Award.

Prof Balbus commenced lecturing on the year 3 core course on General Relativity in HT 16. He received this award for his "exceptional ability to integrate research and teaching — both presenting complex current developments to undergraduates in an engaging and accessible form, and deriving new research insights through the teaching process."

6 April 2017

Congratulations Luke Ceurvorst

Congratulations to Luke Ceurvorst who recently won the best poster prize at the 44th IoP Plasma Physics Conference on channelling results from OMEGA EP.

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

Talk for Prospective DPhil Students

30 Nov 2016 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre

Talk for Prospective DPhil Students will take place on Wednesday 30th November 2016 at 3.30pm in the Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre the talks will be followed by a drinks reception in the Denys Wilkinson Building Common Room.

The talks will be given by:

Professor Daniela Bortoletto
Director of Graduate Studies for Particle Physics

Professor Subir Sarkar
Head, Particle Theory Group

Professor Andrei Seryi
John Adams Institute for Accelerator Science

For more information contact: 

Kim Proudfoot
01865 273360

22 September 2016

Colloquia Series Hilary Term 2017

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

The aim of the colloquia series is to share with members of the department the latest information on physics research and developments. Undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, faculty members and support staff are all encouraged to attend these lectures.