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What the quark?
May 16, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm$6
Beyond the standard model
Dr Jacinda Ginges (Australian Research Council Future Fellow, The University of Queensland)
The standard model of particle physics goes part way towards a theory that unifies the forces of nature. I will discuss its successes, why we expect something new, and how we are searching for this at high-energy and high-precision frontiers.
Superconductivity: has it touched your life?
Dr Catherine Foley (Deputy and Science Director, CSIRO)
Superconductivity was accidentally discovered over 100 years ago. What is it and is it just a laboratory curiosity or does it have any value?
Hosted by: Sci-Gasm Podcast
Wade David (Podcast and MC)
This Pint of Science event will be live-podcast by the folk at Sci-gasm. The podcast is an all-out attack on your scientific senses where the crew discuss ideas, discoveries, inventions and people in science. Sci-gasm will be hosting three events as part of the Sydney Pint of Science festival.