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Royal Observatory Greenwich and the Painted Hall
Organised By Stewart Coulter for the Retired Members' Section, LSE Branch
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June 28, 2019
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  After lunch at The Yacht on the riverfront we will visit the newly restored Painted Hall, “England’s Sistine Chapel” for a guided tour followed by a walk around the History of the Royal Naval College
Timetable Tony Nixon and Mike Dryland are our expert guides: 10:30  Gather in Pavilion Café on E side of parking 11:00  Introduction in Courtyard then Octagon Room 11:20  Split tours: Meridian Building / GET and Time Galleries, some free time at end  13:00  Meet outside ticket office for the 15 min walk/10 min drive to lunch - offers of lifts please 13:30  Lunch at The Yacht (pre-orders will be requested the week before) then a 5 min walk to… 15:00  The Painted Hall: public guided talk (½h) 16:00  500 Years of History: public guided walk of the Royal Naval College (1h) 17:00  Depart/refreshments at The Old Brewery   Afternoon talks/walks:  If your time is limited you are not obliged to follow this timetable, you can DIY: Painted Hall:   these last 30 min and take place on the hour and half hour, last talk at 4pm Royal Naval College: these last 1h and take place on the hour, last walk at 4pm
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The Royal Observatory
Blackheath Avenue
Greenwich
London
United Kingdom
SE10 8XJ
Link: Royal Observatory Greenwich and the Painted Hall

East Midlands Retired Members visit to the Sir Peter Mansfield Imaging Centre
Organised By East Midlands Branch - Retired Members Section (REMS)
Tags #retiredmembers #mri #nmr #nuclear #magneticresonance #imaging #medicalphysics #REMS #retired #members #visit #nottinghamuniversity #eastmidlands
July 11, 2019
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 11:00   Welcome and short talk about the History of the Centre by the Director
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Sir Peter Mansfield Imaging Centre
Building 18
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham
UK
NG7 2RD
Link: East Midlands Retired Members visit to the Sir Peter Mansfield Imaging Centre

Night Sky: The Cultural Connection
Organised By IOP Outreach & Engagement and International Relations
Tags #Astronomy-and-space #Culture -History-and-society # #London
July 15, 2019
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Institute of Physics
37 Caledonian Road
London
UK
N1 9BU
Link: Night Sky: The Cultural Connection

Crossness Pumping Station
Organised By Barry Campbell for the Retired Members' Section of the LSE Bran,
Tags #CrossnessPumpingStation #BarryCampbell #REMS #TheGreatStink #cholera
July 30, 2019
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Following a talk in the lecture theatre on the History of the site, we shall enjoy a guided tour
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Crossness Engines, The Old Works
Thames Water STW
Bazelgette Way
Abbey Wood
London
UK
SE29AQ
Link: Crossness Pumping Station

Tour of Cambridge Sundials and a BBQ
Organised By Bill Metcalf for trhe Retired Members' Section of the LSE Branch
Tags Sundials #BillMetcalf #REMS #BBQ Cambridge
September 12, 2019
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  The tour will be preceded by a talk in Newnham College during which Frank King will explain some of the History and background to the design of sundials
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Pret a Manger to meet
Unit 4
1 Station Square
Cambridge
UK
CB1 2GA
Link: Tour of Cambridge Sundials and a BBQ

John Tyndall: Provocative Victorian Physicist
Organised By IOP London and Southeast Branch
Tags #Climate #History #Culture -History-and-society #Philosophy -sociology-and-religion #LondonAndSouthEastBranch #public #lecture #London-and-South-East #London
October 2, 2019
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The Royal Institution
21 Albemarle St
Mayfair,
London
UK
W1S 4BS
Link: John Tyndall: Provocative Victorian Physicist

Elementary! My Dear Mendeleev
Organised By IOP London and Southeast Branch
Tags #Catalysis-and-chemistry #History #Materials #Education-and-outreach #LondonAndSouthEastBranch, #public, #lecture, #Branch-Dinner, #Mendeleev, #Periodic-Table, #London-and-South-East #London
November 13, 2019
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Institute of Physics
37 Caledonian Road
London
UK
N1 9BU
Link: Elementary! My Dear Mendeleev

Fourth International Conference on the History of Physics
Organised By IOP History of Physics Group
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June 17, 2020
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Trinity College Dublin
SchoolofPhysics
Dublin
Ireland
Link: Fourth International Conference on the History of Physics