Events Archive

Special Event

Physics Recital - to be rescheduled

Thu, Apr 2, 2020, 7:00 pm
Audience: A free lecture open to the public.

Memorial Service for Professor Steven Gubser

Sat, Sep 14, 2019, 10:00 am

Please join us for a celebration of life for Professor Steven Gubser.

 

The Princeton University Chapel
10:00 am

 

Audience: Open to all

Town Hall Meeting

Fri, May 10, 2019, 11:00 am

Physics & Astrophysics Mixer 2019

Wed, May 8, 2019, 5:00 pm
Undergraduate Women in Physics & Women in Physics Present  Physics and Astrophysics Mixer 2019

 

Come enjoy delicious appetizers and good conversation with students, faculty, postdocs, and staff in the physics and astrophysics departments!

 

 

Our Universe: An Astronomer’s Guide - Jo Dunkley

Wed, May 1, 2019, 6:00 pm

Jo Dunkley combines her expertise as an astrophysicist with her talents as a teacher and writer in this lively and exceptionally clear introduction to the structure and history of the universe and its enduring mysteries. Please join us. Full event details.

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The Second Kind of Impossible: The Extraordinary Quest for a New Form of Matter, Paul Steinhardt

Wed, Apr 17, 2019, 6:00 pm

We invite you out to hear about one of the most fascinating scientific detective stories of the last fifty years, an exciting quest for a new form of matter. This story is like James Gleick’s Chaos combined with an Indiana Jones adventure. Full event details.

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Physics Department Recital

Fri, Apr 12, 2019, 7:00 pm

The Gravity Initiative Spring Conference | Weak Gravity and Cosmic Censorship: Conjectures and Connections

Wed, Apr 10, 2019, 8:15 am to Fri, Apr 12, 2019, 4:00 pm

Speakers:
Nima Arkani-Hamed, IAS; Oscar Campos Dias, University of Southampton, Mihalis Dafermos, Princeton; Frederik Denef, Columbia; Roberto Emparan, University of Barcelona; Isabel Garcia Garcia, UCSB; Gary Horowitz, UCSB; Jonathan Luk, Stanford; Hirosi Ooguri, CALTECH; Matt Reece, Harvard; Tom Rudelius, IAS; Ed...

The Gravity Initiative Inaugural Meeting | PCTS Fourth Floor

Wed, Mar 6, 2019, 9:00 am

The Princeton Gravity Initiative was founded to elevate local research exploring the mysteries of gravity across the disciplines of mathematics, physics and astrophysics.

Celebration of Frank Calaprice

Sat, Dec 15, 2018, 9:00 am

Morning: 

9:00                      Arrive

9:30-10:30           Art McDonald, Queen's University & Aksel Halling, University of Alberta

10:30-11:00         Coffee break

Gravity Initiative Seminar, Eliu Huerta (UIUC) "Frontiers in Multi-Messenger Astrophysics: Harnessing the Data Revolution with Gravitational Wave Astrophysics and Large Scale Astronomical Surveys"

Wed, Nov 14, 2018, 2:30 pm

Abstract: The convergence of gravitational wave astrophysics, large scale astronomical surveys, deep learning and large scale computing provide an emergent paradigm to fully realize Multi-Messenger Astrophysics.

Physics Pumpkin Toss 2018!

Fri, Oct 26, 2018, 3:30 pm
AND THE WINNER IS...         
THE UNDERTAKERS!
Congratulations to the Physics Undergrads who scored three perfect "10" pointers to sweep the competition! 
Audience: Free and open to the public

Evnin Public Lecture - Nergis Mavalvala, MIT

Wed, Oct 10, 2018, 7:00 pm

The Evnin Lectures were established with a gift from Anthony B. Evnin '62 to promote a broader and deeper understanding of the critical roles of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in all aspects of human endeavor.

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CMB Cosmology for Kids!

Sat, Sep 8, 2018, 10:00 am

Come make speakers, play with polarizers, take cool thermal images, and learn why and how scientists take their telescopes to the edges of the world to the beginning of the universe!

Computational and Data Science for High Energy Physics (CoDaS-HEP) July 23-27,2018

Fri, Jul 27, 2018 (All day)

Advanced software is a critical ingredient to scientific research. Training young researchers in the latest tools and techniques is an essential part of developing the skills required for a successful career both in research and in industry.

Computational and Data Science for High Energy Physics (CoDaS-HEP) July 23-27,2018

Tue, Jul 24, 2018 (All day)

Advanced software is a critical ingredient to scientific research. Training young researchers in the latest tools and techniques is an essential part of developing the skills required for a successful career both in research and in industry.

Kevin Pisciella (EHS) "A Discussion: Emergency Preparedness for the Campus Community"

Thu, Jun 14, 2018, 12:00 pm

Kevin Pisciella (EHS) and Captain Creegan (DPS) will talk with us regarding how we can prepare for different types of campus emergencies. This will provide you with an opportunity to talk about actions you can take to enhance your safety and the safety of others during an emergency, as well as how to stay informed leading up to, during and...

"Physics from a Firehose, a Rapid Tour of Lecture Demonstrations"

Fri, Jun 1, 2018, 4:00 pm
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Princeton Research Day

Thu, May 10, 2018, 11:30 am

Please support our students on Research Day at Frist Campus Center.  A schedule of events can be found here.

Students participating:

Physics Recital

Fri, Apr 27, 2018, 7:00 pm

Here is a partial list of our performers for the evening:

Lauren McGough

Grace C. McKenzie-Smith

Steven S. Gubser

David Liao

Yinan Zhang

Bill Yan Huang

Nicole Ozdowski

Professor Joshua Shaevitz

Lucas Makinen

Leenoy Meshulam

Catherine Blume

Jacob...

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