Past Events

26 Feb 2018 - 12:00pm to 23 Apr 2018 - 4:00pm

The Oxford Department of Physics with Diamond Light Source and ISIS Neutron and Muon Source are inviting you to design a poster about crystals!

This competition is open to students in years 4-7 and will be judged in two categories:
• Years 4 & 5
• Years 6 & 7.
The deadline for submitting posters is 23rd April 2018.

While the competition is running, we're going to put up loads of cool videos, pictures and info all about crystals - so keep checking back!

Further details can be found on the link below:

20 Oct 2017 - 3:30pm to 24 Nov 2017 - 3:30pm

The following Department colloquia will take place during Michaelmas term 2017 as we aim to share with you the latest research and developments across the discipline - Undergraduates, Graduate, Postdocs, Support Staff and Faculty members are all encouraged to attend. Alumni and members of the University in other departments/colleges, too!

Each talk is followed by tea in the Physics common room. We look forward to seeing you there!

All lectures will commence at 3.30pm, in the Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory.

28 Jan 2017 - 2:00pm to 10:00pm

Stargazing Oxford returns on the 28th January 2017 from 2pm to 10pm (last entry 9.30pm)

10 Nov 2016 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

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

16 Jan 2016 - 2:00pm to 10:00pm

Stargazing Oxford returns on the 16th January 2016 from 2pm to 10pm (last entry 9.30pm)

29 Jun 2014 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm

Sunday 29th June, afternoon tea in the Garden at St Hugh's College, Oxford

Following on the success from last year’s first Physics Alumni Garden Party, and thanks to the generosity of one of our alumnus, we are hosting this year’s party at St Hugh College’s beautiful gardens on Sunday 29th June, 4-6:30 pm.

18 May 2012 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm

QUANTUM GAMES AND QUANTUM INFORMATION

Professor Anton Zeilinger

University of Vienna and Scientific Director of the Institute of Quantum Optics and Quantum Information of the Austrian Academy of Sciences

23 Mar 2020 - 8:45am to 27 Mar 2020 - 4:30pm

With regret, we announce that due to the coronavirus outbreak we have decided to cancel this event. We are sorry for any disappointment this causes.

20 Mar 2020 - 10:00am to 23 Mar 2020 - 5:00pm

Meeting Minds Berlin 2020

#MMEurope2020

20 to 23 March 2020

After careful consideration, the University has made the decision to postpone Meeting Minds Berlin to a later date still to be determined. We understand the disappointment this will cause but the University has taken this precautionary step given the uncertainty associated with the spread of coronavirus around the world.

19 Mar 2020 - 6:45pm to 8:00pm

After careful consideration, the IOP and Department of Physics have made the decision to postpone this lecture to a later date, still to be determined. We understand the disappointment this will cause but we have taken this precautionary step given the uncertainty associated with the spread of coronavirus around the world.

The Institute of Physics and Oxford University are pleased to present Dr Nick Walkden, a plasma physicist at the Culham Centre for Fusion Energy in South Oxfordshire, specialising in Scrape-off Layer Turbulence.

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