Institute of Physics lectures

The Institute of Physics lectures are held at the University of Surrey campus on Tuesday evenings and are accessible and understandable to all.

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The lectures are held from 7pm on certain Tuesday evenings in lecture theatre G here at the University. Everyone is welcome, all lectures are free to attend and registration is not required - just come along!

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Please download our Institute of Physics talks poster to advertise our events at your institution.

Upcoming events

9 October 2018: CSI Universe: Space and Spectra

Dr Radmila Topalovic, Programme Leader for Science and Engineering at Kaplan International College to talk about CSI in space...

Please download our CSI Universe: Space and Spectra poster to advertise our event at your institution.

13 November 2018: Particle accelerators - A gift from nuclear physics or what have particle accelerators ever done for us?

Prof Bill Gelletly and Dr Annika Lohstroh from the Physics Department at the University of Surrey to talk about particle accelerators...

Please download our accelerators poster to advertise our event at your institution.

11 December 2018: Last day of the dinosaurs 

Prof Phil Manning, Professor of Natural History at the University of Manchester to talk about how he uses physics to understand what happened to the dinosaurs...

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12 February 2018: Zombie degenerate stars - what can we learn from the stellar graveyard?

Dr Arnau Rios Huguet, Senior Lecturer in Theoretical Nuclear Physics at the University of Surrey to talk about how he uses stellar graveyards to study nuclear physics...

12 March 2019: Dark energy

Prof Kathy Romer, Professor of Astrophysics at the University of Sussex to explain how almost 70% of the universe is an exotic form called dark energy...

14 May 2019: A brief history of gravity

Prof Jim Al-Khalili, Professor of Physics and Professor of Public Engagement in Science at the University of Surrey to talk about the weakest of the fundamental forces...

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University of Surrey