Welcome to the Department of Physics News & events section. This is where you can find out exactly what's going on in and around the Physics Department at York. The Department also plays host to a number of public lectures, research group seminars and physics-related colloquia throughout the academic year. Here, you can also find details concerning lectures from the Institute of Physics, particularly those from the Yorkshire Branch, that are taking place in York.
Tuesday 30 November 2021
Professor Michael Bentley from our Department of Physics has received a prestigious national award for his work in nuclear physics.
Monday 29 November 2021
Professor Mike Bentley confirmed as the recipient of the Institute of Physics Ernest Rutherford Medal and Prize.
Friday 12 November 2021
Lifetime Achievement awarded to Bob Hide
11.15AM, UK Atomic Energy Authority, Culham Science Centre, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 3DB, UK
Speakers include: • Prof Ian Chapman, CEO, UK Atomic Energy Authority • Prof Roddy Vann, Fusion CDT Programme Director • Prof Tony Arber, University of Warwick • Dr Aneeqa Khan, University of Manchester • Dr Heather Lewtas, Central Engineering Dept, UKAEA