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Why the world is simple: from evolution to algorithms
Organised By IOP West Midlands, Keele Centre
Tags #IOPWestMidlands #KeeleCentre
October 21, 2021
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 His hobbies include molecular gastronomy and wine tasting
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Link: Why the world is simple: from evolution to algorithms

Beneath the Night: How the Stars have shaped the History of Humankind (SOLD OUT)
Organised By IOP London and South East Branch
Tags #astronomyAndSpace #Space #astronomy #CultureHistoryAndSociety #LondonAndSouthEast #Hertfordshire #Hatfield #LondonAndSouthEastBranch
October 6, 2021
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In September 2021, the University of Hertfordshire will award him an honorary Doctor of Science degree for services to astronomy and the public understanding of science
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University of Hertfordshire
Lindop Building
College Lane
Hatfield
Hertfordshire
AL10 9AB
Link: Beneath the Night: How the Stars have shaped the History of Humankind (SOLD OUT)

A Multi-Sensory Inspection of the Universe - IOP North East Branch Feature Talk
Organised By IOP North East Branch
Tags astronomy Universe Senses Feature NorthEast NorthEastBranch
September 29, 2021
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Crucially, these multi-sensory approaches make astronomy more accessible to those who are blind or who have low vision
Tune in for an array of  audio experiences of astronomy, including listening to planets around distant stars and to hearing the stars appear above the Paranal Observatory in Chile
He studies supermassive black holes and galaxies, as well as exploring how sound can be used for astronomy education and research
Having had a vision impairment since birth, he uses his experience to develop educational resources to help vision impaired people learn about astronomy
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Online Event
Link: A Multi-Sensory Inspection of the Universe - IOP North East Branch Feature Talk

Secret Stowaways
Organised By IOP South Central Branch
Tags #space #spacecraft #astronomy #southcentral #southcentralbranch
September 14, 2021
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 Kate is a geologist who has a passion for astronomy, and hopes to make astronomy more accessible to the general public
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Link: Secret Stowaways

Astronomical Events That Have Affected Human History
Organised By Bournemouth Natural Science Society & IOP South Central Branch
Tags #astronomy #History #BNSS #Bournemouth #SouthCentralBranch
August 10, 2021
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Link: Astronomical Events That Have Affected Human History

"The Martian - Science Fiction and Science Fact"
Organised By HAPP Centre
Tags #astronomyAndSpace #film
July 23, 2021
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Link: "The Martian - Science Fiction and Science Fact"

Step into Space: Introducing Cornwall's Space Hub - IOP South West Branch Feature Event
Organised By IOP South West Branch
Tags #astronomy #Space #SouthWestBranch #South #West #Cornwall #Spaceport #Goonhilly #VirginOrbit #Satellite #Mars #Feature
June 30, 2021
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Link: Step into Space: Introducing Cornwall's Space Hub - IOP South West Branch Feature Event

Conference for astronomy and Physics Students (CAPS) '21
Organised By Birmingham Poynting Physical Society and IOP Student Community
Tags Acoustics Atomic Physics Astrophysics and Cosmology Biophysics Condensed Matter Electronics Geophysics Mechanics Nuclear #Student #Community, #skills, #employability, #diversity #and #inclusion, #graduates, #undergraduates, #postgraduates, #posters,
June 26, 2021
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Link: Conference for Astronomy and Physics Students (CAPS) '21

Conference for astronomy and Physics Students (CAPS '21): Physics talks for school years 11-13
Organised By Birmingham Poynting Physical Society and IOP Student Community
Tags #Particle-and-nuclear #Gravitational-waves #Radar #Student #Community, #skills, #employability, #schools, #physics, #conference
June 25, 2021
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Link: Conference for Astronomy and Physics Students (CAPS '21): Physics talks for school years 11-13

Cherenkov Telescope Array UK Science Meeting
Organised By IOP Astroparticle Physics Group
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June 24, 2021
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The Cherenkov Telescope Array (CTA) will be the major global observatory for very high-energy (VHE) gamma-ray astronomy over the next decade and beyond
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Link: Cherenkov Telescope Array UK Science Meeting

ESA Juice Mission
Organised By Newcastle Astronomical Society
Tags #astronomy-and-space #North-East
June 17, 2021
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Link: ESA Juice Mission

Supernovae and the search for Dark Energy
Organised By IOP Manchester Branch
Tags #astronomyAndSpace #DarkMatterAndEnergy #ManchesterBranch, #North, #West, #Manchester, #LancasterUniversity
April 21, 2021
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Link: Supernovae and the search for Dark Energy

Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics UK
Organised By University of Southampton
Tags #Particle-and-nuclear #astronomy-and-space #Optics-and-photonics #Atmosphere #women #in #physics, #STEM, #diversity #equality #and Southampton University of
March 25, 2021
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The Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics (CUWiP) UK is aimed at undergraduates in physics and astronomy in the UK and Ireland who identify as women, and is intended to empower and inspire delegates, giving them the confidence to express themselves and to pursue careers using their physics knowledge and skills
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Link: Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics UK

A Bit of a Stretch - Liquid Crystal Elastomers: West Midlands Prestige Physics Talk
Organised By IOP West Midlands Branch, Hereford & Worcester Centre
Tags #Devices-And-Structures #Advanced-Materials #Semiconductors-And-Electronics #IOPHWC #Hereford #Worcester #WestMidlandsBranch
March 16, 2021
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Cavendish Professor of Physics and Head of Physics and astronomy, University of Leeds There will be a British Sign Language interpreter at this event
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Online Event
Link: A Bit of a Stretch - Liquid Crystal Elastomers: West Midlands Prestige Physics Talk

Meteors
Organised By Bournemouth Natural Science Society & IOP South Central Branch
Tags #astronomyAndSpace #Meteors #BNSS #SouthCentralBranch
March 9, 2021
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Bournemouth Natural Science Society presents Meteors with speaker Steve Bosley Steve Bosley is from the Hampshire astronomy Group, which has several meteor detecting cameras and is linked to the French BOAM meteor system
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This is an online event
Link: Meteors

Discussion Panel on "Space Travel Across the Decades and Beyond"
Organised By HAPP Centre
Tags #astronomyAndSpace #CultureHistoryAndSociety #astronomy #Space
February 26, 2021
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Link: Discussion Panel on "Space Travel Across the Decades and Beyond"

PLANCKS 2021: online physics and astronomy talks for the student community
Organised By IOP Student Community
Tags Physics and astronomy #Student #Community; #outreach #talks
February 19, 2021
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  The organisers warmly invite you to attend the world class talks and activities taking place over the weekend with talks from: Friday 19 February 18:00-19:00 Prof Nigel Mason OBE, Professor of Molecular Physics, University of Kent 19:30-20:30 Team Quiz, Zoom, £200 book token prize - open to all Saturday 20 February 09:30-10:30 Dr Hannah Price, Birmingham and Royal Society Research Fellow, University of Birmingham         15:45-16:45  Prof Ofer Lahav FRAS FInstP, Perren Chair of astronomy, University College London Sunday 21 February  10:30-11:45 Live talk and tour @CERN, Early Career Researchers April Cridland and Adam Powell, ALPHA Experiment 12:00-13:00 Prof Jim Al-Khalili OBE FRS, Professor of Physics, Distinguished Chair, University of Surrey,    This session is open to the whole physics community, not just IOP members, so please share via your networks
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Link: PLANCKS 2021: online physics and astronomy talks for the student community

The Sun's Life Story
Organised By Bournemouth Natural Science Society & IOP South Central Branch
Tags #astronomyAndSpace #WhiteDwarf #BNSS #SouthCentralBranch
February 9, 2021
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Bournemouth Natural Science Society presents The Sun's Life Story with speaker James Fradgley James Fradgley is the astronomy Chair and gives a number of interesting and amusing talks on a variety of different topics
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Link: The Sun's Life Story

Liquid Mirror Telescopes: Wave of the Future (or just a ripple)
Organised By Newcastle Astronomical Society and IOP North East Branch
Tags LiquidMirrorTelescopes Telescopes astronomy NewcastleAstronomicalSociety NAS NorthEastBranch NorthEast
January 21, 2021
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This is an online event
Link: Liquid Mirror Telescopes: Wave of the Future (or just a ripple)

Life And Work Of Caroline and William Herschel
Organised By IoP West Midlands Branch (Keele Centre)
Tags #astronomyAndSpace #astronomy #Space #TelescopesAndSpaceMissions #Telescopes #History #ScienceHistory #SpaceMissions #Herschel #Keele #WestMidlands #WestMidlandsBranch
January 21, 2021
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Mark Whalley (Institute of Physics) William Herschel is one of the most outstanding figures in the history of astronomy and physics having discovered the planet Uranus and Infrared radiation
This talk will be of interest to anyone with an interest in the history of astronomy and physics, but also to teachers of science wanting to see how science is rooted in the society in which it is produced
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Link: Life And Work Of Caroline and William Herschel

The blink of a cosmic eye: astronomy in the next 200 years’
Organised By IOP Lancashire & Cumbria
Tags RoyalAstronomicalSociety astronomy #History LancashireAndCumbria LancashireAndCumbriaBranch
January 20, 2021
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  astronomy has come a long way in that time, and our understanding of the Universe has changed fundamentally
 What didn’t we know 200 years ago?  Where is astronomy going next?  Join Megan for a look at some exciting upcoming telescopes and future space missions, and some predictions for what we might discover in the next 200 years
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Link: The blink of a cosmic eye: astronomy in the next 200 years’

UKRI STFC Introductory Course in astronomy for New Research Students
Organised By STFC
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January 11, 2021
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The Armagh Observatory & Planetarium (AOP) will be hosting the STFC introductory course in astronomy for new research students between Monday the 11th and Friday the 15th of January 2021*
Lectures will be delivered online and will cover a number of topics in astronomy and astrophysics ranging from the study of the Solar system to the most distant galaxies
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Link: UKRI STFC Introductory Course in Astronomy for New Research Students

SABRE: Technology for Space, Technology for Earth
Organised By IOP Oxford (London and South East)
Tags #astronomyAndSpace #ProjectsAndFacilities #Online #Oxford #LondonAndSouthEast #astronomy #Space #LondonAndSouthEastBranch
December 14, 2020
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Online (GoToMeeting)
Link: SABRE: Technology for Space, Technology for Earth

140 Years of Preston Public Observatory 1881-2021
Organised By IOP Lancashire & Cumbria and Preston and District Astronomical
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Instrumentation-and-measurement #Imaging
December 10, 2020
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The History of Preston Observatory funded by Preston Corporation for Public observing of the Night Sky with the Opening of Deepdale Observatory 8th October 1881 which remained in operation until 1927 when the Observatory was moved to Moor Park with the Observatory designed by the then curator of Preston Observatory George Gibbs FRAS and renamed Jeremiah Horrocks Observatory in honour of the young Astronomer who observed the first Transit of Venus 24th November 1639 at Much Hoole on the outskirts of Preston who is often referred to as the Father of British astronomy, Jeremiah Horrocks Observatory opened to Coincide with the Total eclipse of the Sun 29th June 1927
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Link: 140 Years of Preston Public Observatory 1881-2021

The (Gravitational) Sound of the Universe
Organised By IOP West Midlands Branch
Tags #GravitationalWaves #astronomy #WestMidlandsBranch #Birmingham
December 8, 2020
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Dr Davide Gerosa, Institute of Gravitational Waves astronomy, University of Birmingham Most of what we know about the Universe (planets, stars, galaxies
Straddling the boundaries between astronomy and relativity, gravitational waves are the fundamental messenger of gravity and provide a new way of exploring the cosmos
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Online
Link: The (Gravitational) Sound of the Universe

Linking Molecules with Light - IOP Wales Physics Colloquium 'at Swansea'
Organised By IOP Wales
Tags #Optical-physics #Optics-and-photonics #Atomic-and-molecular Wales
November 25, 2020
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Barnes - Department of Physics and astronomy, University of Exeter In this talk Prof Barnes will look at how large ensembles of molecules can be linked together through a process known as strong coupling
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Link: Linking Molecules with Light - IOP Wales Physics Colloquium 'at Swansea'

The Tactile Universe: Accessible astrophysics with the vision impaired community
Organised By University of York
Tags astronomy #YorkIdeas Astrophysics
November 12, 2020
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Blind astronomer, Dr Nic Bonne, discusses growing up with a vision impairment, how this impacted his career, and how it has affected his lifelong fascination with astronomy, a traditionally visual science
Nic will speak about the Tactile Universe, a public engagement project that he leads at the University of Portsmouth, and will showcase the accessible resources the project team have developed - demonstrating how they can be used to open up new ways of experiencing astronomy for all
Nic will outline how these resources allow vision impaired pupils across the UK access to topics in current astronomy research, and how a series of Tactile Universe presenter training workshops are helping to change the way researchers and science communicators think about accessible science
He currently leads the STFC funded Tactile Universe public engagement project, which is developing free multi-sensory resources to help blind and vision impaired people engage with current topics in astronomy research
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Link: The Tactile Universe: Accessible astrophysics with the vision impaired community

Prestige Lecture 2020 - Jocelyn Bell-Burnell
Organised By IoP East Midlands Branch
Tags #Pulsars #Astrophysics #astronomy #PhD #Jocelyn #JocelynBellBurnell #Prestige #PrestigeLecture #Lecture #EastMidlands #EastMidlandsBranch #Nottingham #NTU #IOPBranchEvents
November 12, 2020
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Lecture Theatre 2
Newton Building
Nottingham Trent University
Nottingham
NG1 4BU
Link: Prestige Lecture 2020 - Jocelyn Bell-Burnell

“The Dawn of Gravitational Wave astronomy
Organised By IOP London South East Branch
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November 10, 2020
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Institute of Physics open lecture hosted by The Open University “The Dawn of Gravitational Wave astronomy” - Dr Chris North, Cardiff University In 2015 the twin LIGO detectors picked up the first definitive signature of gravitational waves - ripples in the fabric of space predicted a century previously by Albert Einstein
 Since 2015, the era of gravitational wave astronomy has truly begun, and teams from all over the world are poring over the data from some of the most sophisticated experiments on Earth
Find out what the future holds for astronomy's youngest observational field
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online only
Link: “The Dawn of Gravitational Wave Astronomy”

Astromomy & Art; Universal appeal?
Organised By Manchester Branch
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Art-and-science #Manchester-and-District
November 3, 2020
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Link: Astromomy & Art; Universal appeal?

Cryogenic Electronics 2020
Organised By Quantum Computing & Simulation Hub, in partnership with the KTN
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October 29, 2020
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Cryogenic electronics is of critical importance in many fields including quantum technologies, astronomy and particle physics
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Link: Cryogenic Electronics 2020

How to Measure Dark Energy – ESA’s Euclid Mission
Organised By IOP Lancashire and Cumbria
Tags #astronomy-and-space #euclid, #NASA,
October 13, 2020
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Link: How to Measure Dark Energy – ESA’s Euclid Mission

Gravitational Waves
Organised By IOP West Midlands Branch, Hereford & Worcester Centre
Tags #Gravity #astronomy-and-space #Stars-and-solar-physics #IOPHWC #Hereford #Worcester #West-Midlands #WestMidlandsBranch #IOPBranchEvents
October 1, 2020
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Learn about these incredible detectors and how they are revolutionising astronomy with apps that connect microscopic universe vibrations in the cosmos directly to your phone! To join this webinar you must register at: https://attendee
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Link: Gravitational Waves

IOP Astroparticle Physics Group Student Meeting
Organised By IOP Astroparticle Physics and Early Career Member Groups
Tags #IOPGroupEvents #AstroparticlePhysicsGroup #EarlyCareerMemberGroup
March 9, 2020
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The IOP Astroparticle Physics Group is organising a day long student meeting to promote the collaboration and knowledge-sharing among students working in different fields in astroparticle physics such as direct and indirect detection of dark matter, high energy cosmic ray studies, neutrino astrophysics and cosmology, nuclear astrophysics, gravitational wave searches and gamma-ray astronomy
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Institute of Physics
37 Caledonian Road
London
UK
N1 9BU
Link: IOP Astroparticle Physics Group Student Meeting

God, Stephen Hawking and the Multiverse
Organised By IOP Yorkshire Branch
Tags #Cosmology #astronomy-and-space #Multiverse #Yorkshire #YorkshireBranch #IOPBranchEvents #Leeds
March 4, 2020
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University of Leeds
Roger Stevens Building
Lecture Theatre 22
Leeds
West Yorkshire
UK
LS2 9JT
Link: God, Stephen Hawking and the Multiverse

A Space to Inspire: Cosmic Stories
Organised By EPONA UCC
Tags #Diversity-and-inclusion #astronomy-and-space #Ireland
March 4, 2020
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Western Gateway Building
University College Cork
Western Road
Cork
Cork
Ireland
T12 XF62
Link: A Space to Inspire: Cosmic Stories

Open Dome - Special: Exploring Skyscapes
Organised By IoP East Midlands Branch
Tags #astronomy #astrophysics #art #OpenDome #Open #Dome #NTU #Nottingham #NottinghamTrentUniversity #NottinghamTrent #University #EMBranch #EM #EastMidlands #EastMidlandsBranch
February 28, 2020
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The work was led by researchers specialising in astronomy and literature from Nottingham Trent University as well as Outsider Artist Collective led by Pauline Woolley
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Nottingham Contemporary
Weekday Cross
Nottingham
NG1 2GB
Link: Open Dome - Special: Exploring Skyscapes

The Magnetic Solar System: Shock Waves & Space Weather
Organised By IOP North East Branch
Tags Sun SolarWind NASA ESA SolarSystem astronomyAndSpace #WomenInSTEM NewcastleUponTyne NorthEastBranch IOPBranchEvents
February 27, 2020
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Lit and Phil Library
23 Westgate Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 1SE
Link: The Magnetic Solar System: Shock Waves & Space Weather

Humankind versus microbes: who is winning the war of antimicrobial resistance?
Organised By University of Nottingham
Tags #Interdisciplinary #PublicLecture #Lecture #Public #Nottingham #EastMidlands #EastMidlandsbranch #UoN #UniversityofNottingham #University #IOPBranchEvents
February 20, 2020
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      The Schools of Biosciences, Physics and astronomy, Pharmacy and Chemistry have been jointly hosting a series of public science lectures for many years, following on from the successful lectures organised for the International Year of astronomy (2009), Int
uk Chris Staddon (School of Physics and astronomy) chris
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Room B1
Physics Building, University of Nottingham
University Park Campus
Nottingham
NG7 2RD
Link: Humankind versus microbes: who is winning the war of antimicrobial resistance?

Humankind versus microbes: who is winning the war of Antimicrobial Resistance?
Organised By University of Nottingham
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February 20, 2020
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      The Schools of Biosciences, Physics and astronomy, Pharmacy and Chemistry have been jointly hosting a series of public science lectures for many years, following on from the successful lectures organised for the International Year of astronomy (2009), Int
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Lecture theatre B1 in the Physics building
University Park Campus, the University of Nottingham
Nottingham
NG7 2RD
Link: Humankind versus microbes: who is winning the war of Antimicrobial Resistance?

200 Years of astronomy - Talk by Prof Mike Edmunds
Organised By Cardiff Scientific Society
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Wales
February 19, 2020
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This talk will start by briefly looking at the state of astronomy in the early 19th century, see why the Society was was formed, and who were its colourful bunch of original 14 founders
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Main Building, Cardiff University
Park Place
Cardiff
Wales
CF10 3AT
Link: 200 Years of Astronomy - Talk by Prof Mike Edmunds

Weird New Worlds
Organised By IOP Scotland
Tags #astronomy #ExtraSolarPlanets #Renishaw #HeriotWattUniversity #Edinburgh #Scotland #IOPBranchEvents #IOPScotland
February 18, 2020
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Royal Society of Edinburgh
22-26 George Street
Edinburgh
Scotland
United Kingdom
EH2 2PQ
Link: Weird New Worlds

Cardiff Science Festival
Organised By Cardiff Science Festival
Tags #Medical-physics #Nuclear-physics #Optical-physics #astronomy-and-space #Materials #Wales
February 15, 2020
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Cardiff
Cardiff
wales
Link: Cardiff Science Festival

Joint Congress of University astronomy Societies 2020
Organised By astronomy Societies of NUIG, UCC, Maynooth University, & UL
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Ireland #University #astronomy #Astrophysics
February 15, 2020
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The Joint Congress of University astronomy Societies is the 3rd annual conference hosted by Physics and astronomy Societies from universities across Ireland
The talks are targeted at 3rd level students interested in astronomy, but is free and open to all
The Joint Congress is also an excellent opportunity to meet like-minded individuals interested in astronomy, and overall is an excellent opportunity for anyone who wishes to become more deeply engaged with modern astronomy
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John Hume Building
North Campus
Maynooth University
Maynooth
Kildare
Ireland
W23 F2H6
Link: Joint Congress of University Astronomy Societies 2020

Generating high-intensity, ultrashort optical pulses
Organised By The Royal Society
Tags #Lasers #Light-sources #Materials #London
February 13, 2020
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Professor Strickland works at the Department of Physics and astronomy at the University of Waterloo, Canada
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The Royal Society
6–9 Carlton House Terrace
London
United Kingdom
SW1Y 5AG
Link: Generating high-intensity, ultrashort optical pulses

Generating high-intensity, ultrashort optical pulses
Organised By The Royal Society
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February 13, 2020
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Professor Strickland works at the Department of Physics and astronomy at the University of Waterloo, Canada
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The Royal Society
6–9 Carlton House Terrace
London
United Kingdom
SW1Y 5AG
Link: Generating high-intensity, ultrashort optical pulses

Can astrophysics help save our planet?
Organised By IOP London and Southeast Branch
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Environment-and-energy #Ecosystems #Earth-sciences #LondonAndSouthEastBranch #Lecture #Physics #IOP #public #Milton-Keynes #London-and-South-East #IOPBranchEvents
February 11, 2020
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Berrill Lecture Theatre
Open University
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes
United Kingdom
MK7 6AA
Link: Can astrophysics help save our planet?

Rescheduled to 16 March:Communicating science to a visually impaired audience : 3rd meeting
Organised By VI physics and astronomy outreach and engagement group
Tags #physics #astronomy #VI #VisualImpairment #access #education #learning #London
February 10, 2020
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This meeting has been rescheduled and will now take place on 16 March 2020 This meeting is open to everyone with an interest in finding out more about resources to make physics and astronomy topics accesible for people with a visual impairment
However, there are several initiatives and projects in the UK that are working to make topics within physics and astronomy more accessible for this audience
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Institute of Physics
37 Caledonian Road
London
UK
N1 9BU
Link: Rescheduled to 16 March:Communicating science to a visually impaired audience : 3rd meeting

Stargazing Evening with astronomy Lecture
Organised By Yorkshire
Tags #astronomy-and-space #England #Yorkshire IOPBranchEvents YorkshireBranch
February 5, 2020
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St Peter's School
Clifton
York
N.Yorks
United Kingdom
YO30 6AB
Link: Stargazing Evening with Astronomy Lecture

BAA Meeting
Organised By British Astronomical Association
Tags #astronomy #Space #BritishAstronomicalAssociation #London
January 25, 2020
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15:35   Tea 16:10    Dr Julian Onions (Nottingham University) – ‘A universe from scratch’ Synopsis - astronomy is mostly a visual and non-experimental science
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Institute of Physics
37 Caledonian Rd
London
N1 9BU
Link: BAA Meeting

200 Years of astronomy - Talk by Prof Mike Edmunds
Organised By Cardiff Scientific Society
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Wales #Cardiff
January 23, 2020
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This talk will start by briefly looking at the state of astronomy in the early 19th century, see why the Society was was formed, and who were its colourful bunch of original 14 founders
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Large Chemistry Lecture Theatre
Main Building, Cardiff University
Park Place
Cardiff
CF10 3AT
Link: 200 Years of Astronomy - Talk by Prof Mike Edmunds

Open Dome - A CHARMing Year with ASTEC
Organised By IoP East Midlands Branch
Tags #astronomy #astrophysics #instrumentation #telescope #OpenDome #Open #Dome #NTU #Nottingham #NottinghamTrentUniversity #NottinghamTrent #University #EMBranch #EM #EastMidlands #EastMidlandsBranch
January 22, 2020
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When studying astronomy, working with real telescopes is a goal many students aim for
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CELS Building
Clifton Campus
Nottingham Trent University
Nottingham
NG11 8NS
Link: Open Dome - A CHARMing Year with ASTEC

A star’s life and death as seen by the James Webb Space Telescope
Organised By IOP Yorkshire Branch
Tags #Stars-and-solar-physics #James #Webb #Space #Telescope #Wakefield #IOPBranchEvents #YorkshireBranch
January 16, 2020
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  The James Webb Space Telescope, which is due to be launched from French Guiana in 2021, is the biggest space astronomy project for a generation
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Wakefield College
Margaret Street
ASIC Lecture Theatre, The University Centre Building
Wakefield
Yorkshire
UK
WF1 2DH
Link: A star’s life and death as seen by the James Webb Space Telescope

Tens of Thousands of Galaxies at a Glance - a Public Lecture by Dr. Meghan Gray
Organised By University of Nottingham
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Telescopes-and-space-missions #Nottingham #East-Midlands
January 16, 2020
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Lecture theatre B1 in the Physics building
University Park Campus, the University of Nottingham
Nottingham
NG7 2RD
Link: Tens of Thousands of Galaxies at a Glance - a Public Lecture by Dr. Meghan Gray

Space debris risks to space sustainability
Organised By IOP Merseyside and district branch
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Telescopes-and-space-missions #IOPBranch #MerseysideBranch #Liverpool
January 14, 2020
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Central Teaching Hub, University of Liverpool building 221
Liverpool
Merseyside
United Kingdom
L69 7BX
Link: Space debris risks to space sustainability

Cassini at Saturn – the End of an Era
Organised By IOP West Midlands Branch
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Planetary-science #IOPHWC #West-Midlands #Worcester #WestMidsBranch
January 9, 2020
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Professor Carl Murray, Professor of Mathematics and astronomy, School of Physics and astronomy, Queen Mary University of London The Cassini spacecraft orbited the ringed planet Saturn for 13 years before ending its mission in September 2017 by plunging into the planet’s atmosphere
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University of Worcester
EEG089
St John's Campus
Worcester
Worcestershire
WR2 6AJ
Link: Cassini at Saturn – the End of an Era

Machine Learning: What? Why? How? When? … and should we care anyway?
Organised By IOP North East Branch
Tags #Mathematics-and-computation #BigData #MachineLearning #IOPBranchEvents #NorthEast #Durham #NorthEastBranch
December 6, 2019
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with reported hundreds of hours of video uploaded to the YouTube servers every minute) or creation of large databases most, notably in biomedicine and astronomy, the growth in automated data analysis is unavoidable
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Department of Physics, Rochester Building
South Road,
Lower Mountjoy,
Durham,
DH1 3LE
Link: Machine Learning: What? Why? How? When? … and should we care anyway?

Can astrophysics help save our planet?
Organised By IOP Merseyside and district branch
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Ecology #Ecosystems #IOPBranch #MerseysideBranch #Liverpool
December 4, 2019
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Venue name
Central Teaching Hub, University of Liverpool building 221
Liverpool
Merseyside
United Kingdom
L69 7BX
Link: Can astrophysics help save our planet?

FUSE 2019 (Forum of University Societies Event)
Organised By Strathclyde Physics Society and SCOPE
Tags #Student #StudentCommunity #FUSE2019 #Scotland #Glasgow #UniversityofStrathclyde
November 29, 2019
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  • A free event for representatives from IOP affiliated societies (physics or astronomy)
Forum of University Societies Event (FUSE) is an annual event to bring together committees from affiliated university physics and astronomy societies to network and socialise, share what they’ve been doing and generate new ideas
Address
John Anderson Building
University of Strathclyde
107 Rottenrow East
Glasgow
G4 0NG
Link: FUSE 2019 (Forum of University Societies Event)

Big Data Challenges in Physics
Organised By IoP South West and Data Science Cornwall
Tags #Particles-and-interactions #Condensed-matter #Magnetism-and-spin #Data-acquisition-and-analysis #data-science, #community #Cornwall #SouthWestBranch #IOPBranchEvents
November 28, 2019
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Address
Sandpit Theatre
AIR Building, Falmouth University
Penryn Campus
Penryn
Cornwall
TR10 9EZ
Link: Big Data Challenges in Physics

IOP Wales Welcome event @ Cardiff University
Organised By IOP Wales
Tags #Wales #Cardiff
November 26, 2019
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06-7 in the Cardiff School of Physics and astronomy with lots of IOP freebies and then free refreshments at the Taf, inside Cardiff University Students' Union (Park Pl, Cardiff CF10 3QN) from 7pm onwards
Address
Cardiff School of Physics and astronomy
Link: IOP Wales Welcome event @ Cardiff University

Gravitational wave astronomy reveals fatal end of a wild cosmic dance
Organised By IOP London and Southeast Branch
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Gravity #LondonAndSouthEastBranch #IOPBranchEvents #public #lecture #waves #London-and-South-East #Milton-Keynes
November 12, 2019
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Address
Berrill Lecture Theatre
Open University
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes
MK7 6AA
Link: Gravitational wave astronomy reveals fatal end of a wild cosmic dance

Neutron Physics in Neutrino astronomy
Organised By IOP Astroparticle Physics and Neutron Scattering Groups
Tags #IOPGroupEvents #AstroparticlePhysicsGroup #NeutronScatteringGroup #LondonAndSouthEast #KingsCollegeLondon
November 8, 2019
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Address
King's College London
The Strand
London
WC2R 2LS
Link: Neutron Physics in Neutrino Astronomy

Soap Films and Bubbles
Organised By IOP West Midlands Branch
Tags #Thin-films-and-coatings #IOPHWC #West-Midlands #Worcester #WestMidsBranch
November 7, 2019
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25th Annual Public Science Lecture Prof Alan Davies, Professor Emeritus, School of Physics, astronomy and Mathematics, University of Hertfordshire We are all familiar with soap bubbles
Address
Huntingdon Hall
Crowngate
Chapel Walk
Worcester
Worcestershire
United Kingdom
WR1 3LD
Link: Soap Films and Bubbles

Mysteries of the solar system
Organised By IOP London and Southeast Branch
Tags #astronomy-and-space #LondonAndSouthEastBranch #public #lecture #LondonAndSouthEast #Hertfordshire #IOPBranch
November 6, 2019
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Address
Lindop Building
University of Hertfordshire,
College Lane
Hatfield
AL10 9AB
Link: Mysteries of the solar system

The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST)
Organised By IOP West Midlands Branch
Tags #astronomy #Space #Telescopes #SpaceMissions #Stars #SolarPhysics #IOPHWC #IOPBranchEvents #WestMidsBranch #Worcester #WestMidsBranch
October 23, 2019
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Dr Graham Smith, Reader of Cosmology, School of Physics & astronomy, University of Birmingham The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) will survey the entire Southern sky for ten years starting in 2022, building up a decade-long movie of the night sky
Address
University of Worcester
Room EEG089
St John's Campus
Worcester
Worcestershire
WR2 6AJ
Link: The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST)

Kip Thorne: My Romance with the Warped Side of the Universe
Organised By Cardiff University School of Physics and astronomy
Tags #astronomyAndSpace #EducationAndOutreach #ArtAndScience #GeneralRelativity #LIGO #GravitaitonalWaves #Cardiff #Wales
October 18, 2019
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Address
Julian Hodge Lecture Theatre
Julian Hodge Building
Cardiff University
Cardiff
Wales
United Kingdom
CF10 3EU
Link: Kip Thorne: My Romance with the Warped Side of the Universe

The rise and rise of data science
Organised By IOP London and Southeast Branch
Tags #DataAcquisition #DataAnalysis #IOPBigData #astronomy #Space #LondonAndSouthEastBranch #Public #Lecture #LondonAndSouthEast
October 15, 2019
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Address
Institute of Physics
37 Caledonian Road
London
UK
N1 9BU
Link: The rise and rise of data science

A Lunar Love Story: A history of mankind's fascination with the moon
Organised By IOP Lancashire and Cumbria Branch
Tags #Moon #astronomy-and-space #History #Culture -history-and-society #Lancashire-and-Cumbria #West-Cumbria
October 15, 2019
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She grew up near Jodrell Bank and the Lovell Telescope which cemented her passions for astronomy and led her to study Physics and Astrophysics at the University of Birmingham
Address
Hunday Manor Country House Hotel
Winscales
Workington
Cumbria
United Kingdom
CA14 4JF
Link: A Lunar Love Story: A history of mankind's fascination with the moon

Meet Dr Andy Aldrin, President and CEO, Aldrin Family Foundation
Organised By IOP North East branch
Tags #astronomy-and-space Teeside
October 9, 2019
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Address
Egglescliffe School & Sixth Form College
Stockton-on-Tees
TS16 0LA
Link: Meet Dr Andy Aldrin, President and CEO, Aldrin Family Foundation

Exoplanets
Organised By Carolian astronomy Society
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Exoplanets #eastmidsbranch
October 9, 2019
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King Charles I School, Kidderminster, Science Theatre
DY10 1XA
Link: Exoplanets

IOP SCB lecture: Stranger Worlds, The Sci-Fact in the Sci-Fi
Organised By IOP South Central Branch
Tags #SciFi #ScienceFiction #Lecture #Public #SouthCentralBranch #Guildford #Surrey #IOPBranchEvents
October 8, 2019
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The October IOP South Central Branch talk brings Brendan Owens, Senior Manager in Public astronomy at the Royal Observatory Greenwich to talk about the science fact behind science fiction
Address
Lecture Theatre G
University of Surrey
Guildford
Surrey
GU2 7XH
Link: IOP SCB lecture: Stranger Worlds, The Sci-Fact in the Sci-Fi

Exoplanets and space telescopes
Organised By IOP London and Southeast Branch
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Telescopes-and-space-missions #LondonAndSouthEastBranch #IOPBranchEvents #public #lecture #Exoplanets #Haswell #London-and-South-East #Milton-Keynes
October 8, 2019
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Berrill Lecture Theatre
Open University
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes
MK7 6AA
Link: Exoplanets and space telescopes

World Space Week Evening public lecture: The hunt for dark matter
Organised By IOP South Central Branch and University of Surrey
Tags #DarkMatter #AstroPhysics #astronomy #Lecture #Public #SouthCentralBranch #Guildford #Surrey #IOPBranchEvents
October 5, 2019
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ODEON, Guildford
Bedford Road
Guildford
Surrey
UK
GU1 4SJ
Link: World Space Week Evening public lecture: The hunt for dark matter

Measuring the speed of light
Organised By IOP London and Southeast Branch
Tags #Mathematical-physics #History #astronomy-and-space #Instrumentation-and-measurement #Constants-and-units #IOPBranchEvents #LondonAndSouthEastBranch, #public, #lecture, #HERTS, #Davies, #Light, #SI, #London-and-South-East #Hertfordshire
October 2, 2019
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Lindop Building
University of Hertfordshire,
College Lane
Hatfield
United Kingdom
AL10 9AB
Link: Measuring the speed of light

Return to the Moon
Organised By IOP Scotland in partnership with Robert Gordon's College
Tags #astronomy #Space #Telescopes #SpaceMissions Aberdeen Scotland IOPScotland
September 30, 2019
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Address
Robert Gordon's College
Schoolhill
Aberdeen
AB10 1FE
Link: Return to the Moon

Exoplanets - Investigating planets around other stars
Organised By IOP East Anglia Branch
Tags #IOPBranchEvents #EastAngliaBranch #Ipswich #astronomy #Exoplanets
September 26, 2019
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Exoplanets - Investigating planets around other stars Presented by Matt Bothwell of University of Cambridge’s Institute of astronomy Two talks 4-5pm and 7-8pm Matt is an astronomer at the University of Cambridge’s Institute of astronomy
He received his PhD in 2011 from Cambridge University and has been a researcher at the University of Arizona and the Cavendish Lab at Cambridge before returning to the Institute of astronomy to take on his current role of Outreach Astronomer Register here - https://www
Address
Thomas Theatre
Kesgrave High School
Main Road
Kesgrave
Link: Exoplanets - Investigating planets around other stars

Public lecture: To c or not to c - physics in science fiction writing
Organised By Nottingham University physics and IOP East Midlands Branch
Tags #science-fiction #ScienceFiction #SciFi #Space #Fiction #Nottingham #EastMidlands #EastMidlandsBranch #Midlands #IOPBranchEvents
September 25, 2019
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To have >c or <c? That is the question…” David Wilkinson is a chartered physicist, regional manager for the Institute of Physics, visiting fellow in science and technology at Nottingham Trent University and science fiction author; shortlisted for the 2015 East Midlands Book Award If you would like any more information about the lecture or would like to be added to the mailing list please contact Chris Staddon (School of Physics and astronomy) chris
Address
Lecture Theatre B1, Physics Building
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham
NG7 2RD
Link: Public lecture: To c or not to c - physics in science fiction writing

The Music of Stars
Organised By Newcastle Astronomical Society and IOP North East Branch
Tags #astronomy-and-space #astronomy #Stars-and-solar-physics #Brunsden #NorthEast #Newcastle #NorthEastBranch #IOPBranch
September 19, 2019
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Address
Summerhill Bowlind Club
Winchester Terrace
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE4 6EH
Link: The Music of Stars

A Universe From Scratch
Organised By Carolian astronomy Society
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Galaxies #West-Midlands
September 11, 2019
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Address
King Charles I School, Kidderminster, Science Theatre, DY10 1XA
Link: A Universe From Scratch

UKRI STFC Introductory Course in astronomy for New Research Students
Organised By Science and Technology Facilities Council
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August 26, 2019
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The UKRI STFC Introductory Course in astronomy for New Research Students will be held in the School of Physical Sciences (SPS) at the University of Kent in the week August 26 to 30, 2019
The meeting will be hosted by the Centre of astronomy and Planetary Sciences within SPS supported by the School’s Public Engagement and Communication (PEC) team and the Institute of Physics
Address
University of Kent
Canterbury
Kent
United Kingdom
CT2 7NZ
Link: UKRI STFC Introductory Course in Astronomy for New Research Students

The Moon Adventure
Organised By Public Engagement
Tags #astronomy #Space #Free #Family #Children #London
August 19, 2019
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Address
Institute of Physics
37 Caledonian Road
London
UK
N1 9BU
Link: The Moon Adventure

Family Day: Comic Strips in Space
Organised By Public Engagement
Tags #astronomy #Space #Free #Family #Children #Moon #LondonAndSouthEast #KingsCross
August 17, 2019
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Address
Institute of Physics
37 Caledonian Road
London
UK
N1 9BU
Link: Family Day: Comic Strips in Space

The Moon Adventure: Create a Space Comic Strip
Organised By London Public Engagement
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Family #Free #Children #London
August 13, 2019
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Address
Institute of Physics
37 Caledonian Road
London
UK
N1 9BU
Link: The Moon Adventure: Create a Space Comic Strip

Space Adventures Code Labs
Organised By IOP South West and CAST
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Art #coding #IOPBigData #SouthWestBranch #Cornwall #SouthWest #IOPBranch
August 10, 2019
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Address
Cornubian Arts and Science Trust (CAST)
3 Penrose Rd
Helston
Cornwall
TR13 8TP
Link: Space Adventures Code Labs

Build a Moon Village
Organised By Outreach & Engagement
Tags #astronomy-and-space #London #KingsCross
July 31, 2019
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Address
Institute of Physics
37 Caledonian Road
London
UK
N1 9BU
Link: Build a Moon Village

PhD Careers: 'the options - Glasgow'
Organised By IOP/STFC/RAS
Tags #PhD #RAS #STFC #IOP #Careers #employability #Glasgow #Scottisheventscampus #Scotland
July 31, 2019
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Therefore, we are hosting a careers event for physics and astronomy PhDs and postdocs and would like to invite you to attend
Address
Scottish Event Campus
Exhibition Way
Glasgow
G3 8YW
Link: PhD Careers: 'the options - Glasgow'

Family Day: Postcards from the Moon
Organised By Outreach & Engagement
Tags #astronomy-and-space #London #KingsCross
July 20, 2019
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Address
Institute of Physics
37 Caledonian Road
London
UK
N1 9BU
Link: Family Day: Postcards from the Moon

[Fully Booked] 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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Richard Hechter (University of Manitoba, Canada) will explain how astronomy can be the nexus for connecting people across cultures and religions in an effort to help create a better world
Richard’s intriguing research explores the understanding of astronomy across different ethnic groups, including its use in contemporary life, and chasing the aurora borealis around the world
Address
Institute of Physics
37 Caledonian Road
London
UK
N1 9BU
Link: [Fully Booked] Night Sky: The Cultural Connection

The Science of Armageddon
Organised By IOP London and Southeast Branch
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Telescopes-and-space-missions #Ecosystems #LondonAndSouthEastBranch, #public, #lecture, #AWE, #Berkshire, #Armageddon, #London-and-South-East
July 15, 2019
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William Penny Theatre, Recreational Society,
West Gate
AWE
Aldermaston
Reading
United Kingdom
RG7 4PR
Link: The Science of Armageddon

Meet the Moon
Organised By IOP Scotland
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Apollo #Moon #Physics #Astrophysics #Culture #Edinburgh #Scotland #Lecture #Talk #Space #Adults #IOPBigData #Moon50 Scotland Edinburgh Portobello
June 19, 2019
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Bellfield
16a Bellfield Street
Portobello
Edinburgh
United Kingdom
EH15 2BP
Link: Meet the Moon

"Paradigm Shifts Across the Ages" One-Day Conference
Organised By St Cross Centre for the History and Philosophy of Physics
Tags #PhilosophyOfPhysics #HistoryOfPhysics
June 8, 2019
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As examples, the Copernican revolution overtook the millennium-old Ptolemaic system of astronomy, and likewise Newton's mechanics replaced the ancient Aristotelian system
Address
Oxford
DepartmentofPhysics,UniversityofOxford 
Link: "Paradigm Shifts Across the Ages" One-Day Conference

45th Stirling Physics Teachers' Meeting
Organised By IOP Scotland
Tags #Scotland #Physics #Teachers #IOPScotland
May 29, 2019
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 Expect presentations on cutting edge astronomy and space technologies, practical activities for the classroom, opportunities for freebies and the first quiz to test your knowledge!
Address
Stirling Court Hotel
UniversityofStirling
Stirling
FK9 4LA
Link: 45th Stirling Physics Teachers' Meeting

Revolution in the Skies: the Experiment that made Einstein famous
Organised By Maynooth University, Ireland
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Cosmology #Gravity #History #sun #eclipse #einstein #relativity #generalrelativity #Ireland #maynooth
May 29, 2019
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Address
Maynooth University, County Kildare, Ireland W23 X02
Link: Revolution in the Skies: the Experiment that made Einstein famous

Supermassive Black Holes, the DNA of Galaxies?
Organised By IOP Lndon and Southeast Branch
Tags #LondonAndSouthEastBranch #Lecture #Physics #IOP #public #blackhole #astronomy #Hatfield #Hertfordshire
May 29, 2019
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Address
Lindop Building
UniversityofHertfordshire
College lane
Hatfield
AL10 9AB
Link: Supermassive Black Holes, the DNA of Galaxies?

Black Holes and Quantum Computers
Organised By DCU, DIAS, NUI Maynooth, TCD, TUD, UCD
Tags #Gravity #QuantumComputing #BlackHoles #Dublin
May 22, 2019
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In 2012 she moved back to the UK to establish a new research centre in astronomy and particle physics at the University of Southampton, where she is currently Professor of Theoretical Physics and Deputy Head of the School of Mathematical Sciences
Address
Joly Lecture Theatre
Hamilton Building
Trinity College Dublin
Dublin 2
Ireland
Link: Black Holes and Quantum Computers

Moon: Art, Science, Culture (Public lecture)
Organised By Liverpool John Moores University
Tags #moon #public #art #science #culture #liverpool
May 13, 2019
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Dr Robert Massey is Deputy Executive Director of the Royal Astronomical Society, where he spends his days making the case for astronomy to the wider world
Address
Redmonds Building, LJMU
BrownlowHill
Liverpool
L3 5UG
Link: Moon: Art, Science, Culture (Public lecture)

Top 5 Unanswered Questions in astronomy
Organised By IOP Norwich Centre
Tags #astronomy-and-space #EastAngliaBranch #NorwichCentre
May 10, 2019
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Address
Lecture Theatre 4
University of East Anglia
Norwich
Norfolk
United Kingdom
NR4 7TJ
Link: Top 5 Unanswered Questions in Astronomy

A Day at Ironbridge: Cradle of the World’s Industrial Revolution
Organised By London and the South East Retired Members Section
Tags #LondonSouthEast, #RetiredMembers #REMS #Ironbridge #TonyColclough
May 10, 2019
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We welcome those attending the previous day of Physics and astronomy at the University of Birmingham, any local and distant members of the IOP whether retired or still in harness, and any of their guests
Description Following a day of Physics and astronomy at the University of Birmingham, we may move on to Ironbridge, cradle of the world’s Industrial Revolution and one of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites
Address
The Museum of the Gorge
Wharfage
Ironbridge
Shropshire
TF8 7NH
Link: A Day at Ironbridge: Cradle of the World’s Industrial Revolution

A Day at Birmingham University’s Department of Physics and astronomy
Organised By London and the South East Retired Members Section & Birmingham University
Tags ##LondonSouthEast, ##RetiredMembers ##Birmingham #University ##Tom #Jacobs ##Tony #Colclough ##REMS
May 9, 2019
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This visit has been organised by the Department of Physics and astronomy at the University of Birmingham and the Retired Members Section of the London and South East Branch of the IOP
 first focus of the day will be on astronomy with particular reference to Gravitational Waves, Exoplanets and Astrophysics
Address
Birmingham University
Edgbaston
Birmingham
United Kingdom
B15 2TT
Link: A Day at Birmingham University’s Department of Physics and Astronomy

Why does a Brass Instrument Sound Brassy? The Shocking Truth Revealed!
Organised By IOP West Midlands Branch
Tags #IOPBranchevents #Physics #@Physicsnews #WestMidsBranch #Worcester #IOPHWC
May 1, 2019
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Murray Campbell is Professor of Musical Acoustics in the School of Physics and astronomy at the University of Edinburgh
Address
University of Worcester, St John's Campus
RoomEEG089(tobeconfirmed)
Worcester
Worcestershire
United Kingdom
WR2 6AJ
Link: Why does a Brass Instrument Sound Brassy? The Shocking Truth Revealed!

What's a nanosecond between friends
Organised By CW (Cambridge Wireless)
Tags #Quantum #Time #London-and-South-East
May 1, 2019
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Ying Lia Li, Physicist & entrepreneur, University College London Professor Ashwin Seshia, Cambridge University Engineering Department Professor Kai Bongs, School of Physics and astronomy, University of Birmingham & UK National Quantum Technology Hub in Sensors & Metrology Patrick Gill, Co-Director, NPL Quantum Metrology Institute, National Physical Laboratory John Haine, Visiting Professor, University of Bristol (Communication Systems & Networks Research Group) Robust time and synchronisation play major roles in positioning, from the high accuracy and precision required by GNSS satellites and LiDAR to radar, cellular positioning technologies and ultrasound ranging
Address
National Physical Laboratory
Hampton Rd
Teddington
TW11 0LW
Link: What's a nanosecond between friends

Charles Parsons and The Parsons Family
Organised By IOP North East Branch and Newcastle Lit & Phil Society
Tags #astronomy-and-space #Environment-and-energy #Diversity-and-inclusion #History #Engineering #Parsons #Heald #Turbine #Telescope #North-East #Newcastle
April 25, 2019
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Address
Lit & Phil Library
23 Westgate Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 1SE
Link: Charles Parsons and The Parsons Family

How the Jay Bird got its Stripes: What Nanotechnology and Photonics can Learn from Biology
Organised By IOP West Midlands Branch
Tags #IOPBranchevents #Physics #@Physicsnews #WestMidsBranch #Worcester #IOPHWC
April 10, 2019
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Richard Jones Department of Physics and astronomy, University of Sheffield The striking appearance of the Eurasian Jay owes much to its beautiful striped feathers
Address
University of Worcester, St John's Campus
RoomEEG089(tobeconfirmed)
Worcester
Worcestershire
United Kingdom
WR2 6AJ
Link: How the Jay Bird got its Stripes: What Nanotechnology and Photonics can Learn from Biology

From Frosty Ashes of Stars to the Molecules of Life: Unravelling the Chemical Universe
Organised By IOP London and Southeast Branch
Tags #LondonAndSouthEastBranch #Lecture #Physics #IOP #OpenUniversity #MiltonKeynes #public #astrochemistry #astronomy
April 9, 2019
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Address
Berrill Lecture Theatre
OpenUniversity
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes
MK7 6AA
Link: From Frosty Ashes of Stars to the Molecules of Life: Unravelling the Chemical Universe

2nd International Conference on astronomy, Astrophysics & Astrobiology
Organised By Conference sereies llc ltd
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April 4, 2019
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Conference Series LLC Ltd invites participants from all over the world to attend “ 2nd International Conference on astronomy, Astrophysics & Astrobiology” during April 04-06, 2019 at Auckland, New Zealand
Meet experts in astronomy, Astrophysics & Astrobiology at astronomy CONGRESS 2019
astronomy Congress 2019 aims to bring together a multi-disciplinary group of scientists and engineers to present and exchange breakthrough ideas relating to Early Universe, Dark Matter and Dark Energy ,astronomy, Gravitational Physics, Particle and Nuclear Astrophysics, Large-Scale Structures, Stellar Formation and Evolution, Observational astronomy and Astrophysics, Celestial Mechanics, Theoretical astronomy and Astrophysics, Interdisciplinary Studies, Space Observation and Exploration, Structure and Evolution of the Cosmos, Unsolved Problems in astronomy
Conference URL : https://astronomy
com/ Conference Tracks/ Highlights: astronomy Astrophysics Computational Astrophysics Dark Matter, Dark Energy, and Black Holes Gravitational Physics Neutrino astronomy Optical astronomy Cosmology Particle Physics – Higgs Boson Astrobiology Biophysics Astrochemistry Astromicrobiology Aerospace Engineering
Address
Auckland
New Zealand
Link: 2nd International Conference on Astronomy, Astrophysics & Astrobiology

The Physics of Friction
Organised By IOP Merseyside Branch
Tags #Friction, #Lubrication, #engineering, #research #MerseysideBranch #Liverpool #Merseyside
March 26, 2019
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Branch talk The Physics of Friction Dr Ian Taylor, Shell Global Solutions Friction ranks alongside astronomy as the oldest science studied by humans
Address
Central Taeching Hub
LiverpoolUniversity(building#221)
Liverpool
L69 3BX
Link: The Physics of Friction

An overview of X-ray astronomy: past discoveries and future prospects
Organised By IOP London and Southeast Branch
Tags #LondonAndSouthEastBranch #London #Lecture #Physics #IOP #public #AndrewNorton #astronomy #xray
March 20, 2019
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He will discuss various X-ray astronomy satellites from the last few decades and look ahead to what the future may have in store with forthcoming missions
Address
Venue name
37CaledonianRoad
Kings Cross
London
N1 9BU
Link: An overview of X-ray astronomy: past discoveries and future prospects

Branch Lecture: The Dark Energy Survey and the beginning of an industrial revolution in Cosmology
Organised By IOP South Central Branch
Tags #SouthCentralBranch #SouthCentral #DarkEnergy #Sussex #Surrey
March 12, 2019
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DES is the first of a new generation industrial scale international astronomy projects that have been funded to explore the physics underlying our accelerating universe
Address
Lecture Theatre G, University of Surrey
Guildford
Surrey
United Kingdom
GU2 7XH
Link: Branch Lecture: The Dark Energy Survey and the beginning of an industrial revolution in Cosmology

Fantastic planets and how to find them
Organised By IOP Yorkshire branch
Tags #yorkshire #yorkshirebranch #publiclecture #planets #astronomy #exoplanets
March 6, 2019
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Lecture Theatre 27, Wilberforce Building
UniversityofHull
Hull
HU6 7RX
Link: Fantastic planets and how to find them