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CAMBRIDGE PHYSICS CENTRE: Lecture Programme 2013/4

Supported by the Cavendish Laboratory and the Institute of Physics.


This lecture series is aimed primarily at those in years 12 and 13 and exists to enthuse, stimulate and challenge students and their teachers across the whole broad spectrum of physics-related topics. These lectures are co-ordinated by a team of volunteers who are always interested in receiving suggestions of topics or speakers for this series (contact information below).

All the Cambridge Physics Centre Lectures take place at the Cavendish Laboratory, Madingley Road, Cambridge, from: 6pm, in the Pippard Lecture Theatre

The schedule for 2013-14 is now confirmed and 'pdf' posters with abstracts will be updated here regularly as links from the titles.

Thursday 17th October Physics of Superheroes Prof. Alan Davies
University of Hertfordshire
Thursday 14th November How Wings Work Prof. Holger Babinsky Department of Engineering
University of Cambridge
Tuesday 3rd December Biophysics Dr Eileen Nugent
Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge
Tuesday 21st January The Ever Expanding Universe and Dark Energy Prof. Carolin Crawford
Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge
Thursday 13th February Crystallography Dr Erica Bithell
Department of Material Science & Metallurgy, University of Cambridge
Tuesday 18th March Spin Prof. Mark Warner
Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge

Please note that all visitors to this event are strongly requested to park at the "Park and Cycle" which is walking distance from the Pippard Lecture Theatre. Please see the images below showing the entrance to Clerk Maxwell Road.

Entrance to Clerk Maxwell Road. The Park & Cycle is on the right.
Park & Cycle.
WRONG entrance. This is JJ Thomson Road which is NOT the way to the Park & Cycle.

Please note: there is no need to ring up about these lectures. Just come along.

Ally Davies
Netherhall School
Queen Edith.s Way
01223 242931

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