School of Physics & Astronomy

School of Physics and Astronomy Colloquia

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 2016/2017

26/10/2016 Dr Mark Richards Imperial College, London TBA    B13
16/11/2016 Prof Klemens Hammerer Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of Hannover Strong Interactions of Light and Matter - From Gravitational Wave Detectors to Entanglement-Enhanced Quantum Feedback Control   B13

Previous academic year 

15/10/2015 Prof Ursula Martin, University of Cambridge
28/10/2015 Prof John Ellis, King's College London
25/11/2015 Prof Wilson Poon, University of Edinburgh
9/12/2015 Dr Christian Gross, Max Planck Institute of Quantum Oprics
27/01/2016 Prof Edwards Hinds, Imperial College, London
18/02/2016 Prof Ferdinand Schmidt-Kaler, University of Mainz
09/03/2016 Prof Carl M.Bender, Washington University in St Louis
25/05/2016 Dr Alexey Potapov, University of Nottingham
08/06/2016 Prof Robert Kennicutt FRS, University of Cambridge, Institute of Astronomy



Juan P. Garrahan (Condensed-matter theory)

Philippe Moriarty (Experimental CM/Nanoscience)

Matthew Brookes (Magnetic Resonance)

Lucia Hackermüller (Cold Atoms)

David Maltby (Astronomy)

Tony Padilla (Particle Theory)

School of Physics and Astronomy

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham NG7 2RD

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