Events Archive

“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!

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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…

Thanksgiving
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.

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Dicke Symposium
Sat, Sep 11, 2021, 9:00 am9:00 am

We are pleased to announce that the first annual Dicke Symposium is scheduled for September 10th-11th. This two-day event will take place in Jadwin Hall and will feature talks from current and former Dicke Fellows on their research. There will also be a few inspirational invited talks from more senior members in related fields. A poster session…

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Dicke Symposium
Fri, Sep 10, 2021, 9:00 am9:00 am

We are pleased to announce that the first annual Dicke Symposium is scheduled for September 10th-11th. This two-day event will take place in Jadwin Hall and will feature talks from current and former Dicke Fellows on their research. There will also be a few inspirational invited talks from more senior members in related fields. A poster session…

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

 

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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

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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
Town Hall Meeting
Fri, May 10, 2019, 11:00 am11:00 am
Physics & Astrophysics Mixer 2019
Wed, May 8, 2019, 5:00 pm5:00 pm
 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 pm6:00 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.

Jo Dunkley

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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 pm6:00 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.

Paul J…

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Physics Department Recital
Fri, Apr 12, 2019, 7:00 pm7:00 pm
The Gravity Initiative Spring Conference | Weak Gravity and Cosmic Censorship: Conjectures and Connections
Wed, Apr 10, 2019, 8:15 amFri, 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 Witten…

The Gravity Initiative Inaugural Meeting | PCTS Fourth Floor
Wed, Mar 6, 2019, 9:00 am9:00 am

The Princeton Gravity Initiative was founded to elevate local research exploring the mysteries of gravity across the disciplines of mathematics, physics and astrophysics. Our inaugural conference celebrates this theme, bringing together leading experts from nearby institutions, and highlighting the work of the next…

Celebration of Frank Calaprice
Sat, Dec 15, 2018, 9:00 am9:00 am

Morning: 

9:00                      Arrive

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

10:30-11…