Past Events

26 Jun 2013 - 10:00am to 27 Jun 2013 - 4:00pm

Physics Open Days

Full Open Days - Wednesday 26th and Thursday 27th June 2013

These are our main open days. We will offer sample lectures, admissions talks, demonstrations, tours of the department and the chance to speak to current tutors and students.

24 Jun 2013 - 1:00pm to 25 Jun 2013 - 12:30pm

Energy and Energy Resources

University of Oxford
24th June(1pm-4pm)
25th June(9.30am-12.30pm)

Format: Hands-on exhibits and demonstration lecture
Topic: Energy
Year group: Year 9
Where: Clarendon Building, Department of Physics, University of Oxford

A half-day session with fun hands-on demonstrations exploring Energy. The taster event is followed by a series of workshops delivered in participating schools. The event is best suited to students who are just about to start or are just starting their GCSEs. Activities include:

22 Jun 2013 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

For the first time, the Department of Physics welcomes alumni to a Garden Party.

All physics alumni welcome, limited numbers, so please book as soon as possible to guarantee your place, by contacting alumni@physics.ox.ac.uk.

The next Garden party will take place in June 2015.

15 Jun 2013 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

The Discovery of the Higgs Boson – A Step Closer to the Big Bang

With the recent discovery of a Higgs boson at the LHC and the inroads made in the understanding of dark matter and dark energy - 2013 is a great year to discuss the connection of astronomy, cosmology, particle physics and accelerators with A-level pupils. Come along and find out more at APPEAL!

Further information and booking: http://indico.cern.ch/internalPage.py?pageId=0&confId=249884.

14 Jun 2013 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm

This is an event by invitation only.

One of our alumnus, opens his house for a drinks and canapés reception for our London alumni.

6 Jun 2013 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm

Superfast Quantum Computers!
Quantum objects in two places at once!
Unbreakable quantum codes!

What IS all this stuff?

Quantum effects shape our universe, from atoms to supernovae.
Do they also shape our biology?
And will they soon shape our technologies?

To listen to the talks please go to the link below:
http://vimeo.com/channels/550559

3 Jun 2013 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

OOPS SORRY THIS IS THE LINK FOR LAST YEARS' EVENT. PLEASE VISIT HERE FOR THE EVENT HELD ON WED 4th DEC 2013

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Detials of last years event...

29 May 2013 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

delivered by

Professor Dr E F van Dishoeck
(Leiden Observatory, Leiden University, the Netherlands and Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics, Germany)

25 May 2013 - 5:00pm to 10:00pm

This event is organised by the Oxford & Cambridge Club of Geneva.

For more information, please look here.

22 May 2013 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Organised by the central Alumni Office, more details here.
Dr Chris Lintott (Zooniverse, Galaxy Zoo, Astrophysics) will be one of the speakers.

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