Physics

Atoms, neutrons, particles, sound, light and more. Journey from the microscopic to the macroscopic...
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  1. Physics: towards a theory of everything

    Course Date: Wed 10 Jan 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore fundamental aspects of physics such as the nature of light, matter and energy and the physical laws governing our universe. Learn about the revolutionary discoveries of the world around us.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £79.00

  2. Guest lecture - A short history of our world : from the Big Bang to the arrival of Homo Sapiens

    Course Date: Fri 16 Feb 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Ian Crawford, Professor of Planetary Science and Astrobiology at Birkbeck presents a concise history of our world from the Big Bang to the evolution of Homo sapiens some 2 million years ago. He addresses the origins and evolution of stars and the chemical elements, the solar system, and evolution of life on Earth. The aim is to provide a scientific pre-history of humanity up until the time that 'real' human history takes over. Ian Crawford is Professor of Planetary Science and Astrobiology at Birkbeck, University of London. He is a specialist in the science and exploration of the Moon and in the search for life in the Universe.
    Full fee: £9.00
    Senior fee: £9.00
    Concession: £9.00

  3. Introduction to quantum physics

    Course Date: Sun 4 Mar 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn about the failure of classical mechanics (everyday laws of physics) to explain particle behaviour and the emergence of the quantum revolution. Consider interpretations of these unusual phenomena and the use of quantum physics in current technology.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  4. Exploring the quantum world

    Course Date: Tue 24 Apr 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Ever wondered what quantum theory is? Are you baffled by relativity? Learn about the interpretations of quantum physics and what it means for our conception of reality.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £74.00

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