Category Archives: NSW

Dr Katie Mack – Women in Physics Lecture Tour – NSW – 31st July to 3rd August

Dr Katie Mack is the Women in Physics Lecturer for 2017.

See if she is coming to a location near you!

 

31st July – Newcastle, New South Wales

Event: School Lecture

Topic: A Tour of the Universe (and Selected Cosmic Mysteries)

Where: Mereweather High School

When: 11.00am

 

Event: School Lecture

Topic: A Tour of the Universe (and Selected Cosmic Mysteries)

Where: Newcastle – School not specified

When: 1.00pm

 

1st August – Wollongong, New South Wales

 Event: School Lecture

Topic: A Tour of the Universe (and Selected Cosmic Mysteries)

Where: St Mary’s, Star of the Sea College

When: 1.30pm

 

Event: Public Lecture

Topic: Everything you wanted to know about Dark Matter but were afraid to ask.

Where: Wollongong Science Centre and Planetarium, 60 Squires Way, North Wollongong

When: 6.30pm – 7.30pm

 

2nd August – Sydney, New South Wales

Event: School Lecture

Topic: A Tour of the Universe (and Selected Cosmic Mysteries)

Where: Knox Grammar School, Wahroonga.

When: 12.00pm

 

Event: UNSW WIP Lecture 2017 

Topic: Everything you wanted to know about Dark Matter but were afraid to ask

Where: John Niland Scientia Building, University of New South Wales

When: 6pm

 

3rd August – Sydney, New South Wales

Event: Macquarie University WIP Lecture 2017

Topic: Everything you wanted to know about Dark Matter but were afraid to ask.

Where: Macquarie University, W5A, T2.

When: 12.00pm – 1.00pm

Einstein Lecture – Dr Karl (16 Aug) – USyd

What are you doing during Science Week? See and listen to Australia’s most well-known science communicator who has the passion of a modern day Julius Sumner Miller. Think you have seen and heard all this science stuff before – No!  Dr Karl has much much more fascinating things in store for you and the family. Things suitable from scientists to ‘Joe in the street’ and its all in the wonderful brand new Nanoscience Hub at Sydney University. See you there.

Einstein Lecture 2017

Welcome to an exciting NSWAIP 2017

Welcome to the website of the NSW branch of the Australian Institute of Physics. The NSW branch is very active and this will indeed be an exciting year.

Please view our calendar and details of coming and past events below.

2017 Event Dates:

  • AIP Boas Medal Seminar: Wednesday 15 March
  • AIP Physics in the Pub: Tuesday 20 June
  • AIP / RACI Joint Seminar: Tuesday 1 August
  • WIP Lectures – by Dr Katie Mack: Mon 31 July – Thurs 3 Aug. Details to follow.
  • Einstein Lecture 2017: Wednesday 16 August at 6 pm  (Public Lecture by Dr Karl at the fabulous new Nanoscience Hub in the School of Physics, Sydney University).
  • AIP Industry Day: Thursday 2 November
  • AIP Postgraduate Awards + AGM: Tuesday 14 November

Hope to see many people at our spectacular events this year.

AIP NSW Office Bearers for 2017:

Chair: Dr Matthew Arnold

Deputy Chair: Professor Les Kirkup

Secretary: Dr Frederick Osman

Treasurer: Mrs Erin Munn

Committee Member: Dr Chris Garvey

Committee Member: Dr Phil Burns

Committee Member: Dr Scott Martin

Committee Member: Dr Graeme Melville

Committee Member: Associate Professor Michael Lerch

Committee Member: Mr Boris Jovanoic

Committee Member: Mr Stephen Foster

 PAST Events so far this year:

Website Manager: Dr Graeme Melville