History of Physics Group Events
This page lists events planned for this year 2015;
click here for HoP events which
took place previously, or here for other organisers.
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The Lives and Times of Pioneering Women in Physics
10:30 am — 5:30 pm, Wednesday 4th March 2015
The Institute of Physics, 76 Portland Place, London W1B 1NT
The programme will include talks on Marie Curie (by her granddaughter),
Lise Meitner, Edith Stoney, Mary Somerville, Daphne Jackson, and several crystallographers, including Rosalind Franklin, Kathleen Lonsdale and Dorothy Hodgkin.
Further details can be found at Women in Physics
Registration for this meeting is required — see
Organised by the History of Physics and Women in Physics Groups, and supported by the London and SE Branch of the IOP.
From Hooke to Helioseismology in the UK
A contribution to seismology, past, present and future.
To be held 9 - 10 April 2015
University of Leicester
Details can be found in the file Seismology Conference
Focus on Light:
Meeting to celebrate the International Year of Light
Organised by the History of Physics and Optical Groups
Friday 5 June 2015
University of Bristol
Details wil be available shortly.
page last updated 26 Feb 2015
Events organised by others
None that I know of.
Page last updated 3 Feb 2015