Past Events

26 Sep 2018 - 5:00pm

Inaugural joint lecture of the Department of Physics (Oxford)
& the Worshipful Company of Scientific Instrument Makers

'The Search for Life Beyond Earth, In Space and Time' by NASA's Chief Scientist Dr James Green.

Martin Wood Lecture Theatre - 17:00 SOLD OUT

22 Sep 2018 - 11:00am

For Science, King and Country

We are delighted to host a second event this year for all our members of The Henry Moseley Society.

Our guest speaker is Prof Russell Egdell who has recently finished a book 'For Science, King and Country' and will give us a talk about the life of Henry Moseley (new things he has found out during his research for the book), and share lunch here in Oxford, plus there will be a chance to tour the new Beecroft Building and another new special exhibition at the Museum of the History of Science (optional).

14 Sep 2018 - 8:00pm to 15 Sep 2018 - 6:30pm

Meeting Minds Alumni Weekend in Oxford

September - Friday 14 evening and Saturday 15 afternoon.

This year we will host telescope tours and bigger 'astro' night on Friday 14th, and tours of the Beecroft Building and a talk by the new Head of Department (to start after summer), Prof Ian Shipsey.

Booking is open.

19 Jul 2018 - 9:30am to 4:30pm

Aims

The Oxford Physics Taster Day is an event aimed at encouraging young women to study Physics at university. The day will give a flavour of university life with lectures, practicals and problem solving.

Specifically the day will include:

3 Jul 2018 - 9:30am to 4:30pm

Aims

The Oxford Physics Taster Day is an event aimed at encouraging state school students to study Physics at university. The day provides students with a flavour of university life with lectures, praticals and problem solving.

Specifically the day will include:

2 Jul 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

EVENT CANCELLED !!! - Unfortunately we have had to cancel this event

30 Jun 2018 - 9:00am to 4:30pm

APPEAL 9 – Year of Engineering 2018

How to Build the Biggest and Most Complex Discovery Machines

With the designation of 2018 as the Year of Engineering, now is a great time to discuss with A-level pupils the connections between engineering, particle physics and particle accelerators.

30 Jun 2018 - 3:30pm

Physics Alumni Garden Party 2018

The Garden Party will take place in Mansfield College, on Saturday 30th of June.
It will be hosted by Professor John Wheater, Head of Physics, and our guest speaker will be Prof Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell*.

27 Jun 2018 - 10:00am to 28 Jun 2018 - 4:00pm

Physics Open Days

Open Days - Wednesday 27th and Thursday 28th June 2018
We endeavor to offer admissions talks and the chance to speak to current tutors and students.

We are open from 10:00 - 16:00 (tours of teaching laboratories will be suspended between 13:00-14:00).

You do not need to book to attend.

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