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School of Physics and Astronomy Colloquium Series

This Colloquium series hosts prominent scientists who will discuss some of the newest developments in physics and astronomy. It is aimed at a general physics audience at a level accessible to physics PhD students.

All Colloquia will be held in Physics building at 4pm followed by refreshments in room C10.


Academic year 2014/2015

DATE
SPEAKER AFFILIATION Talk Title
Room
29/10/2014
Prof Tim de Zeeuw
European Southern Observatory
Recent Developments at ESO
C12
26/11/2014 Dr Lucia Hackermuller
University of Nottingham
Ultra-close to absolute zero: Bose Einstein Condensation and Degenerate Fermi gases  C12
28/01/2014
Prof Stephen Evans
University of Leeds
TBA
 C12

Previous academic year 

30/10/2013 Prof James Hough, Institute for Gravitational Research, University of Glasgow
20/11/2013 Prof Viatcheslav Mukhanov, Arnold Sommerfeld Center for Theoretical Physics, LMU Munich
14/01/2014 Prof Richard Hague and Dr Chris Tuck, The University of Nottingham, Faculty of Engineering (3D Printing Research Group)
29/01/2014 Prof Clare Grey, Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge
26/02/2014 Prof Philippe Bouyer, Institut d'Optique Paris
10/04/2014 Dr Stephen Powell, University of Nottingham, School of Physics and Astronomy
28/05/2014 Prof Daan Frenke, University of Cambridge

Organisers:

Juan P. Garrahan (Condensed-matter theory)

Peter Beton (Experimental CM/Nanoscience)

Josef Granwehr (Magnetic Resonance)

Lucia Hackermuller (Cold Atoms)

Ana Chies Santos (Astronomy)

Tony Padilla (Particle Theory)

School of Physics and Astronomy

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