Keele Physics Centre

Lecture series 2020-2021

These talks are open to the public and are sponsored by the West Midlands Branch of the IoP.‌

Keele Physics Centre Evening Lecture Series Mailing List

Upcoming lectures

IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to COVID-19, all lectures will be delivered online/virtually. Please click on the title of the lecture which will take you to a registration page including a direct link to the lecture.

21 October 2021

Prof. Ard Louis (University of Oxford)

Why the world is simple: from evolution to algorithms
18 November 2021

Dr. Julianna Morbec (Keele University)

The fantastic world of 2D materials
16 December 2021

Dr. Patricia Schmidt (University of Birmingham)

Gravitational waves (sign-up link tbc)
5 April 2022

Tommy Isaac (Progressive Energy Ltd)

HyDeploy – Introducing hydrogen into the UK gas grid

Due to COVID-19, the talks within this programme will be delivered online using the Zoom platform. If you have any questions regarding this lecture programme, please contact Scott Walker.

Talks start at 7.00pm and are followed by Q&A. These talks are free, open to the public and are sponsored by the West Midlands Branch of the Institute of Physics. All talks will be accompanied by a British Sign Language Interpreter.

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21 January

Dr. Mark Whalley (Institute of Physics)

Life and work of William & Caroline Herschel

11 February

Dr. Natasha Stephen (University of Plymouth)

Extra-Terrestrial Geology; exploring Mars as an earth-bound astronaut
25 February Allan Simpson (National Nuclear Laboratory - NNL) Nuclear data - the original big data challenge
18 March

Rossella Bonetti (Ansaldo Energia)

SMR lead-cooled fast reactors

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15 October 

Dr. Kostas Nikolopoulos (University of Birmingham)

In search for the origin of mass

17 December 

Prof. Raphael Hirschi (Keele University)

What are you made of?