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Physics Dark Matter Day event

Physics Dark Matter Day event

Description
Over 300 people came to hear about the latest news in the search for dark matter from Prof. Jocelyn Monroe. The Royal Holloway, University of London celebration of the first international Dark Matter Day included tours of our dark matter laboratories in the Department of Physics after the lecture, with a lucky few getting to suit up and go inside our class 7 clean rooms to see our time projection chamber under construction.
Date:
08/12/2017
The Department of Physics wins three awards at SEPnet Expo 2017

The Department of Physics wins three awards at SEPnet Expo 2017

Description
The Physics Department is delighted to announce that the Centre for Particle Physics at Royal Holloway has won the SEPnet 2017 group award for a well embedded culture of public engagement based on their research.
Date:
30/11/2017
Physicists mix waves on superconducting qubits

Physicists mix waves on superconducting qubits

Description
Electromagnetic waves mixed on artificial atom for the first time
Date:
15/11/2017
ATLAS 25th anniversary

ATLAS 25th anniversary

Description
2017 marks 25 years since the ATLAS collaboration in CERN was created. The Centre for Particle Physics at Royal Holloway has been a member of the ATLAS collaboration from the very beginning, being one of the institutions who signed the Letter of Intent
Date:
19/10/2017
STFC Theoretical Particle Physics grant awarded

STFC Theoretical Particle Physics grant awarded

Description
South-Eastern Particle Theory Alliance Sussex-RHUL-UCL commences supported by 3-year STFC grant
Date:
12/10/2017

 


 

Events

Condensed Matter Seminar: 24/01/18, Where does high temperature superconductivity come from?

Condensed Matter Seminar: 24/01/18, Where does high temperature superconductivity come from?

Date
24/01/2018
Location:
Physics Department, Seminar room T125
Description
Dr. Elisabeth Blackburn, of University of Birmingham, will present an overview of experimental breakthroughs in the last five years concerning the normal state of high temperature superconductors, and look at how that helps with the larger problem of high-temperature superconductivity.
Department Colloquium: 31/01/18, The Three-Body Problem in Quantum Chemistry

Department Colloquium: 31/01/18, The Three-Body Problem in Quantum Chemistry

Date
31/01/2018
Location:
Bourne Lecture Theatre 2
Description
Dr. Hazel Cox, Senior Lecturer in Chemistry, University of Sussex will present how strong correlations between nuclear and electronic motions can be incorporated into the density functional theory of the three-body problem in quantum chemistry, for use in modelling atoms and molecules.
Terahertz radiation: from Big Bang to nanotechnology

Terahertz radiation: from Big Bang to nanotechnology

Date
20/02/2018
Location:
Egham, Egham Hill, Royal Holloway, TW200EX, Windsor Auditorium
Description
What is a quantum dot and what does the cosmic radiation background have in common with a security camera?
Evening lecture : Quantum engineering, leading the way to a new technological era

Evening lecture : Quantum engineering, leading the way to a new technological era

Date
13/03/2018
Location:
Boiler House Auditorium, Royal Holloway Campus, TW200EX
Description
Discover the amazing potential of quantum engineering

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