News & Events
Friday 16th January 2015
Funded by the EU, DustPedia is a project to combine existing data from the Herschel Space Observatory and Planck Telescope with other data from both ground and space based telescopes to make the most extensive and intensive study of galaxies in the nearby Universe. …
Friday 9th January 2015
Professor Steve Eales and Dr Haley Gomez have both been recognized with prestigious awards for their contribution to astrophysics by the Royal Astronomical Society.
Thursday 8th January 2015
Cardiff Gravitational Physics Group is seeking applications to fill two postdoctoral research associate positions …
Friday 14th November 2014
A team of Cardiff University researchers have made a breakthrough in helping scientists discover hundreds of black holes throughout the universe.
Tuesday 5th November 2014
Pioneering technology shows how drugs react inside the body.
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 Data-Enabled Revolution in Science and Society: A Need for National Data Services and Policy,
Professor Edward Seidel (Director, NCSA, University of Illinois).
Monday 24/11/2014: 15:30
Main Hospital Building Lecture Theatre 3
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 28/01/2015: Astronomy Seminar 14:00, N/3.28
The Secular Growth of Supermassive Black Holes
Brooke Simmons (University of Oxford)
- Friday 30/01/2015: Gravitational Physics 14:00, Chart Room (N/3.23)
Quadratic-in-spin effects in the orbital dynamics and gravitational-wave energy flux of compact binaries at the 3PN order
Alejandro Bohe (AEI Potsdam)
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