Past Events

27 Jan 2017 - 9:15am to 2:30pm

Fully booked

Students: Schools are invited to bring up to 3 teams of 5 students at Key Stage 3
Cost: Free

Physics Challenge Day Summary
Students will complete a series of activities and technological challenges, all of which are designed to explore magnetism and electromagnetism, and specifically to enable them to:

27 Jan 2017 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Postdoc Careers Event

Are you a postdoc interested on how to optimize your career options in academia? Or curious on career opportunities beyond the Ivory Tower? Then come to the Physics Postdoc Careers Event this Friday - registration form & submission of questions to panellists through this form

11 Jan 2017 - 9:45am to 4:45pm

What is chaos? What is infinity? Can machines think? The links between science and philosophy are broad and deep, extending well beyond the obvious overlaps in logic, artificial intelligence, and ethics.#

19 Dec 2016 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm

Physics Department Carol Service 2016

The Carol Service will be held this year on Monday 19th December, 2016 at 4:30 p.m. in the University Church of St Mary the Virgin, High St, followed by wine and mince pies in the church. Please make a note in your diary. As always staff, students, alumni, friends and family, especially children, are welcome to attend.

7 Dec 2016 - 4:15pm

Aims: In this introductory Teacher CPD session, an experienced A level physics teacher from Isaac Physics will show you how to:

7 Dec 2016 - 9:45am to 3:30pm

If you are in Year 12 and are interested in studying Materials Science and Physics at University come along to find out more!

Please book your places here:

14 Nov 2016 - 10:00am to 3 Dec 2016 - 6:00pm

The Department of Physics is delighted to present the exhibition

‘New Eyes on the Universe: Science of the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory and SNOLab*’.