Featured Events

Date:
31 Oct 2018 - 5:00pm
Venue:
Martin Wood Complex, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PU
Audience:
General public (Age 14+)

Professor Rocky Kolb, Arthur Holly Compton Distinguished Service Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics, The University of Chicago
The Quantum and the Cosmos
Wednesday 31st October 2018 at 17:00 (to be seated by 16:50)

Date:
9 Nov 2018 - 6:00pm
Venue:
The Royal Society, London
Audience:
Physics Alumni and guests

Atmospheric Oceanic and Planetary Physics (AOPP) annual alumni event at the Royal Society

Poles Apart!

Short talks, panel discussions and a drinks and canapes reception at this wonderful venue.
Please book soon to avoid disappointment! Booking ends 2 November.

The format of the event will include four short talks from leading academics, followed by a Q&A session, moderated by Prof Phil Stier, Head of AOPP.

Date:
17 Nov 2018 - 10:30am
Venue:
Martin Wood Complex, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PU
Audience:
Alumni and guests

Morning of Theoretical Physics

Saturday November 17 - 10:30 am

'Entropy'

Speakers will include Prof John Chalker (Head of Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics), Prof Siddharth Parameswaran and Prof Alex Schekochihin

To find out more details, and to register please visit this link.

Date:
1 Dec 2018 - 11:00am
Venue:
Martin Wood Complex, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PU
Audience:
Alumni and guests

The annual Particle Physics Christmas lecture will take place on Saturday 1st of December.

The event will be hosted by the new Head of Particle Physics, Professor Daniela Bortoletto, and our guest speaker is Professor Mark Thomson, Executive Chair of the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC).

Date:
4 Dec 2018 - 9:45am to 3:30pm
Venue:
Martin Wood Complex, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PU
Audience:
Schools (secondary)

Y12 Materials and Physics Day - Tuesday 4 December 2018

The Physics and Materials Science Departments collaborate on day workshops aimed at Y12 students. This is a fun-filled yet instructive Activity Day hosted by the Departments of Physics and Materials at Oxford University. Participants will be given the opportunity to carry out experiments in both departments and will learn more about these exciting subjects. If you are studying maths and physics at A level (or equivalent) and interested in Materials Science and Physics come along to Oxford University to find out more!

Date:
8 Jan 2019 - 9:45am to 3:30pm
Venue:
Martin Wood Complex, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PU
Audience:
Schools (secondary)

Y10 Materials and Physics Day – Tuesday 8 January 2019

An exciting opportunity for students enjoying physical sciences at GCSE and considering further studies in this area to find out about materials and physics at university. This is an enjoyable yet instructive Activity Day hosted by the Departments of Physics and Materials at Oxford University. Participants will be given the opportunity to carry out experiments in both departments and will learn more about these exciting subjects.