Past Events for Alumni

10 May 2014 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Save the Date

10:00 Arrival & Welcome Dr John Wheater
  (lectures, details tbc)
11:10 Coffee
  (lectures, details tbc)
13:00 Buffet Lunch

More details will follow, but please save the date and register if you would be interested in taking part. This is a free event for Alumni, and spaces are limited, so booking will be on a first come first served basis.

7 May 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

The 10th Dennis Sciama Memorial Lecture

Professor James Binney
Department of Physics, Merton College and All Souls Visiting Lecturer, University of Oxford

Galaxies and the intergalactic medium

4 Apr 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:45pm

Dr Martin Bureau
Lecturer in Astrophysics, Fellow of Wadham College

26 Feb 2014 - 4:50pm to 6:00pm

"The Fast Track to Finding an Inhabited Exoplanet"

Professor David Charbonneau, Harvard University

17 Feb 2014 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Professor B S Chandrasekhar (Walther Meissner Institute, Bavarian Academy of Arts and Sciences) is an Oxford Physics Alumnus and Rhodes Scholar, and will talk to us about Low temperature Physics and physicists Six Decades Ago. He finished his D.Phil at the Clarendon in 1952.


Low Temperature Physics and Physicists Six Decades Ago

7 Feb 2014 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Physics Alumni Lecture and Drinks Reception

Join us at the Oxford and Cambridge Club, on Friday 7th of February, for a lecture, drinks and canapés reception.

An opportunity to network with fellow alumni, get an update from the department and enjoy the beautiful venue.

Prof Ramin Golestanian will give a lecture on 'Living Matter'. For more information of Prof Golestanian's work, you can check here.

25 Jan 2014 - 10:00am

There are a few spaces remaining at this alumni event to be held on Saturday 25 January 2014 in Oxford.

20 Dec 2013 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm

The Physics Department Carol Service will be held this year on Friday 20th December at 4:00 pm in the University Church of St Mary the Virgin followed by wine and mince pies in the Church.

5 Dec 2013 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm

(this event is organised by the central Alumni Office and Physics Alumni who graduated in the last ten years are encouraged to take part)

All Oxonians who have graduated in the last ten years are invited to a Christmas party at the House of Lords. Hosted by the youngest member of the House of Lords, Lord Wei of Shoreditch (Jesus College), the evening will feature drinks, bowl food and guided night time tours of the Lords in the magnificent Palace of Westminster.

28 Nov 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Special lecture by Zahaan Bharmal - Google

Introductions by Dr Chris Lintott (Zooniverse/Astrophysics Oxford)