Events Archive

Physics Graduate Open House
Wed, Mar 27, 2024, 8:30 amFri, Mar 29, 2024, 2:30 pm
Faculty, Postdocs, graduate students
Princeton Physics Preview Program (P4) Scholars Program
Thu, Feb 15, 2024Sat, Feb 17, 2024

The P4 Scholars Program is a three day transformative opportunity for scholars to engage with the Department of Physics with the foal of enhancing their academic and professional journeys as they prepare to apply for graduate programs. 

Faculty, Staff, Grads, Postdocs, Undergrads
Tranquil Tuesday
Tue, Dec 12, 2023, 12:00 pm1:00 pm

Escape the reading week hustle and holiday season stress by joining us for Tranquil Tuesday!

Date: Dec. 12th

Time: 12pm

Location: Joseph Henry Room, 1st floor

This exclusive event is designed for ALL members of the physics…

Faculty, Staff, Grads, Postdocs, Undergrads
Noises Off!: The Loudest and Most Spectacular Physics Demos
Fri, May 26, 2023, 4:30 pm5:30 pm
Free and open to the public
‘Kagome Quantum Matter and Future Directions’ - Min Gu Kang - MIT
Mon, Nov 28, 2022, 11:30 am12:30 pm
Faculty, post docs, grads
University Closed
Thu, Nov 24, 2022, 9:00 amFri, Nov 25, 2022, 9:00 am
Dicke Symposium September 29,2022
Thu, Sep 29, 2022, 9:00 am6:30 pm

On behalf of the Dicke Fellowship organizing committee

We are pleased to announce that the 2nd annual Dicke Fellowship Symposium is scheduled for September 29th. This one-day event will take place in Jadwin Hall (PCTS room 407) and feature talks from current and former Dicke Fellows on their research. We are also delighted to have…

Rising Stars
Thu, Sep 15, 2022
Rising Stars
Wed, Sep 14, 2022
Rising Stars
Tue, Sep 13, 2022
“Getting a Big Bang out of Physics” - Prof. Chris Tully
Fri, May 20, 2022, 4:00 pm4:00 pm

Please join for this special reunion event which will prove to be memorable!

Physics Recital
Fri, Apr 15, 2022, 5:00 pm5:00 pm

For more information on the rectial, please click here.


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GI/PCTS: Weather and Climate on Neutron Stars: Connecting Surface Flow Theory and Observations
Mon, Apr 4, 2022, 9:00 amThu, Apr 7, 2022, 5:00 pm

This is a joint meeting between PCTS and The Princeton Gravity Initiative

Many neutron stars have atmospheres and oceans, which flow and vary in space and time. But, unlike planets such as the Earth or Jupiter, the strong surface gravity and fast…

Thu, Nov 25, 2021, 8:16 am8:16 am
PRISM/PCCM SEMINAR SERIES Sept. 15 12 pm: Epitaxy, Exfoliation, and Strain-Induced Magnetism in Rippled Heusler Membranes
Wed, Sep 15, 2021, 12:00 pm12:00 pm

Please join us Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021, at 12:00 noon in the Bowen Hall Auditorium for the next seminar of the PRISM/PCCM Fall ’21 Seminar Series featuring Prof. Jason Kawasaki of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. 
A light lunch is provided at 11:30 a.m. in the Bowen Hall Atrium immediately prior to the seminar.

Reunion event - Blasts from the Past: PU Physics Highlights 2016-2021
Fri, May 21, 2021, 4:30 pm4:30 pm




Smashing pumpkins, exploding barrels, shattering glasses, flickering flames -- just your average day in Jadwin Hall! Join us for a highlight reel of some of the best educational experiences captured on film at Princeton Physics in the past 5 years. 


Zoom   https://princeton.zoom

Holiday Lecture: A Materials Wonderland - A Celebration of How Materials Science Makes Our Holidays Fun
Sat, Dec 12, 2020, 1:00 pm1:00 pm

Join us at 1:00 p.m. (ET), SaturdayDecember 12, 2020, for PCCM's annual Holiday Lecture: 
A Materials Wonderland: A Celebration of How Materials Science Makes Our Holidays Fun

How much can a paperclip bend before it breaks?  What surface melts ice faster: metal or plastic? 

A free lecture open to the public.
Physics Recital - to be rescheduled
Thu, Apr 2, 2020, 7:00 pm7:00 pm
A free lecture open to the public.
Memorial Service for Professor Steven Gubser
Sat, Sep 14, 2019, 10:00 am10:00 am

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


The Princeton University Chapel
10:00 am


Open to all