2018 Western Australian Postgraduate Conference

Conference Details

15th November 2018

ICRAR (7 Fairway, Ken & Julie Michael building), University of Western Australia

We are happy to announce this year’s AIP WA postgraduate student conference. In the last few years the conference has brought together young researchers from around WA as a great opportunity to present their projects in physics and physics-related disciplines.

Honours, Masters and PhD students are invited to attend and enjoy a day of networking and present their research in a friendly environment. Students can apply to give an oral presentation or present a poster. Talks will not exceed 15min. Undergraduate students are encouraged to attend and register their interest to present by contacting the committee.

Call for Abstracts

is open until 1st November 2018. Please use the provided templates for Word and LaTex. If you are writing an abstract for the first time, you might find some useful tips here. Submit the abstracts to postgrad.conference@aip.org.au

Relevant topics include but are not limited to:

  • Theoretical physics
  • Experimental physics
  • Computational physics
  • Astronomy, astrophysics and cosmology
  • Medical physics
  • Geophysics


Register here to attend the conference. Registration fees will be $20 and include morning tea, fully catered lunch, afternoon tea and snacks. If you need financial support please contact the committee. The fee will be collected in cash at the venue.


Please find the conference program here. There will be prizes for the best presentations. Participants are invited to join the annual general meeting and dinner after the conference. Register for that here.

Organizing committee

Contact: postgrad.conference@aip.org.au

  • Carla de Tomas (Curtin University)
  • Mitchell Chiew (University of Western Australia)
  • Tobias Hain (Murdoch University)


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