Skip to content
Skip to navigation menu

News & Events


Lucy Stickland Graduate Case Study: Lucy Stickland

Tuesday 2nd June 2015

As Wimbledon approaches, here's the latest from Hawk-Eye operator Lucy Stickland.

Professor Diana Huffaker Cardiff University appoints leading US compound semiconductor expert

Tuesday 26th May 2015

Professor Diana Huffaker to join Cardiff School of Physics and Astronomy.

Prize winner Jeni Millard Students praised for outreach success

Tuesday 19th May 2015

The School of Physics and Astronomy is pleased to announce the recipients of its inaugural outreach awards.

Research student Charley Bull setting up an ultra-high vacuum evaporator to investigate the fabrication of magnetic nanostructures for future mass data storage device applications. New MSc Programmes Launch

Wednesday 20th May 2015

Cardiff University School of Physics and Astronomy is pleased to announce the launch of two brand-new research-lead postgraduate taught master's schemes …

The Livingston Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory Cardiff researchers hunt for "elusive" gravitational waves

Tuesday 19th May 2015

An international project involving University researchers, set-up to find the first direct evidence of the existence of gravitational waves, will be officially inaugurated at a ceremony in the US today [19 May 2015].


Talks and Public Lectures

University Open Day information

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:

Conferences at Cardiff

The School has a strong reputation for hosting scientific conferences. conferences page

Recent conferences include: