Past Events for Alumni

18 Sep 2015 - 7:00pm to 19 Sep 2015 - 2:00pm

Meeting Minds Oxford - Alumni Weekend - 18 and 19 September 2015

The Department of Physics will again open its doors to all University of Oxford Alumni (not only Physics Alumni) on Friday night and Saturday afternoon.

27 Jun 2015 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm

Alumni Garden Party 2015 (including Atomic & Laser Physics and Condensed Matter Physics Alumni Event)

Our third Physics Alumni Garden Partywill take place this year, in the beautiful gardens of St Anne's College, together with the Atomic & Laser Physics and Condensed Matter Physics Alumni events* .

27 Jun 2015 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

The scientific impact of Brebis Bleaney.

19 Jun 2015 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Halley Lecture - 'Understanding the Monsoon' by Professor Peter J. Webster, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA

19 May 2015 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm

Henry Moseley Society Inaugural event

The Henry Moseley Society will host its inaugural event in Oxford, on Tuesday 19 May, 2015.

After a private tour of this Spring's Special Henry Moseley Exhibition at the Museum of the History of Science, there will be a lecture and dinner (in hall) at Trinity College.

This is a members only event.

15 May 2015 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Professor Charles Kane, Class of 1965 Endowed Term Chair & Professor of Physics, University of Pennsylvania will deliver the 55th Cherwell-Simon Lecture.

Topological Boundary Modes from Quantum Electronics to Classical Mechanics

9 May 2015 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

From Quantum Bits to Exotic Particles - Saturday Morning of Theoretical Physics

8 May 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Alumni Event at the *new* Museum of the Soldiers of Oxfordshire, Woodstock.

During 2015 we will be celebrating and honouring the life of physicist and alumnus Henry Moseley, who made incredible achievements for science during his time in Oxford, before going to WWI. He was killed in Gallipoli in August 1915.

The new museum 'Soldiers of Oxfordshire' in the beautiful location of Woodstock, Oxfordshire, will be our venue for this Alumni event. All Oxford Physics alumni, friends and family are welcome.

29 Apr 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

The 11th Dennis Sciama Memorial Lecture will be delivered by Professor Philip Candelas, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford.

Title: Simple Calabi-Yau Manifolds and the Landscape of String Vacua

13 Apr 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

The Wetton Lecture will de delivered by Professor Carlo Frenk, Director, Institute for Computational Cosmology, University of Durham.

Title: "Everything from nothing, or how our universe was made"