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Cambridge Physics Centre Lecture Schedule

Cambridge Physics Centre: Lecture Programme 2015/16

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. Lectures start at 6pm and finish by 7pm. There is no need to book these lectures, you can just turn up on the day. Attendance is always very high and so we advise to arrive early so that you are not disappointed.



Tuesday 6th October

Space - so what?


Anu Ohja OBE
Tuesday 10th November

Energy Arithmetic


Prof David Mackay
Thursday 3rd December

Fruitful flavour at the Large Hadron Collider


Dr Susan Haines
(Replacing Prof Valerie Gibson)



Thursday 14th January

Engineering Information


Dr Jossy Sayir
Thursday 4th February

The history, nuclear physics and radiobiology of polonium-210


Prof Paddy Regan
Tuesday 15th March

Dark Matter


Dr Carolin Crawford