News & Events
23rd October 2014
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12th August 2014
Students in the School of Physics and Astronomy have shown increased levels of satisfaction according to the latest National Student Survey (NSS).
24th June 2014
This year's IWA Inspire Wales Award for the Science and Technology category was won by Dr Haley Gomez from the School …
30th May 2014
Cardiff undergraduate Jake Hughes has secured a placement with the University of Sydney following a successful year out working for an international telescope organisation.
26th May 2014
The School of Physics and Astronomy is pleased to invite applications for a full-time three year PhD studentship in one of the School's research groups.
Talks and Public Lectures
Occasional talks and lectures for a more general audience are given by members of the School - further details can be found here.
The School has a number of active Colloquia and Research Seminar series. For a full schedule see the Colloquia and Research Seminars page.
Seminars scheduled for the next seven days include:
- Wednesday 29/10/2014: Teaching Symposium 14:15, N/3.28
Innovative teaching practices in physics and astronomy: what works, what doesn't work, and how we know.
Dr Ross Galloway (University of Edinburgh)
- Friday 31/10/2014: Gravitational Physics 14:00, Chart Room (N/3.23)
Simon Stevenson (Birmingham)
Conferences at Cardiff
The School has a strong reputation for hosting scientific conferences. conferences page
Recent conferences include:
- SIOE: Semiconductor and Integrated OptoElectronics Conference - April 29th - May 1st 2014