News & Events
Thursday 5th December 2013
Cutting-edge space science meeting is free and open to all.
Wednesday 27th November 2013
Cardiff scientists awarded £122,000 from the National Science Academy.
Friday 22nd November 2013
Cardiff School of Physics and Astronomy has been awarded major national funding for PhD studentships via a partner-led Centre for Doctoral Training.
Wednesday 23 October 2013
The final command to the Planck satellite was sent this afternoon, asking it to use up the last bit of fuel on board and turn off its transmitter for the last time ...
Thursday 11th July 2013
Cardiff astronomers have spotted a “monster” star about to be born from the largest stellar “womb” ever seen in the Milky Way.
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 11/12/2013: Physics Seminar 14:15 , N/3.28
Mid-Infrared Group IV Photonic Devices
Dr Goran Mashanovich (University of Southampton)
- Wednesday 11/12/2013: Astronomy Seminar 16:00, N/3.28
Dust radiative transfer models of nearby galaxies
Ilse De Looze (Universiteit Gent)
- Friday 13/12/2013: Gravitational Physics 13:45, Chart Room (N/3.23)
From Neutron Star Structure to Compact Binary Mergers and Back
Francesco Pannarale (AEI Potsdam/Cardiff)
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 9-11 2013
Alexei Ivanov Memorial Symposium
A symposium was held on 23rd February 2011 to commemorate the life and work of Prof Alexei Ivanov, who sadly passed away in August 2010.