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Join us for an enlightening colloquium featuring Dr. Sanja Damjanovic, who will share her groundbreaking work in high-energy nuclear physics and science diplomacy. Ti tle: “ Beating Cancer with SEEIIST while Shaping Science in South-East Europe ” When : Thursday August 29, 2024 16:00 CET (10:00 ET) REGISTER HERE (to receive the Zoom link promptly even without being APS member) Biography: Dr. Sanja Damjanovic is a Scientist/Physicist with over 20 years of experience working at prominent international research institutions such as CERN in Geneva and GSI Helmholtz Centre for ...
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Join us at the TechWomen Colloquium to connect with extraordinary alumnae driving global impact and empowering future women leaders in STEM through innovative projects and mentorship. Title: “ TechWomen: Harnessing the power of global women in STEM ” When : Thursday July 25, 2024 16:00 CET (10:00 ET) REGISTER HERE to receive the Zoom link promptly (even without being APS member) Biographies: Katie Zee : With over fifteen years of experience in the International Education field, Katie believes that global exchange has the power to change the world. ...
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LIVE from Sweden, we will learn on the power of neutron to disentangle the mystery of Life-Science ! Advanced techniques like thermal neutrons and synchrotron radiation, along with model membrane systems, have greatly improved our understanding of cellular membrane structure and interactions with other molecules. Title: "Neutron Scattering: Exploring Cell Membrane Mechanisms" by Prof. Giovanna Fragneto Thursday May 23, 2024 16:00 CET (10:00 ET) REGISTER HERE See PHYSICS MATTERS Playlist Prof. Giovanna Fragneto ( European Spallation Source ...
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Join us for the follow-up to the Forum on Sustainable Development Complexity , where global experts will continue to explore innovative strategies for engaging diverse stakeholders in the International Decade of Science. Title: “Forum on Sustainable Development Complexity#2” When : Thursday June 27, 2024 16:00 CET (10:00 ET) REGISTER HERE to receive the Zoom link promptly (even without being APS member) Abstract: Gathering insights from World experts, our forum aims to dissect the complexity of sustainable development, fostering stakeholder awareness for the International ...
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Join us at the 2024 APS March Meeting and engage with FIP activities: Tues. March 5, Student Lunch with Expert starting at 12:20 Tues. March 5, FIP & FPS Reception starting at 18:00 with Young-Kee Kim, APS Chair Two Invited In-Person Sessions : Wed. March 6 starting at 8:00 am: Session M43: Partnership for Education Across Continents Thurs. March 7 starting at 11:30 am (Joint w/ FECS): Session T06: Science Communication and International Public Impact
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The latest evolution toward digital education is strongly influencing our societal landscape. Bridging developing communities with digital tools will be discussed. Title: “ Forum to accelerate a global digital word" Thursday April 25, 2024 16:00 CET (10:00 ET) REGISTER HERE Now available: YouTube Recording See PHYSICS MATTERS Online Colloquia Series ; All events and Playlist Christine Darve (ESS), Stephane Kenmoe ( University of Duisburg-Essen ) and Raïssa Malu ( Investing In People ) ...
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Join the UNESCO Chief of Section for Basic Science, and question her on Research Innovation and Engineering challenges Title: “ Strengthening Basic Sciences: Towards Sustainable Societies " by Prof. Amal Kasry When: Thursday March 28, 2024 16:00 CET (10:00 ET) REGISTER HERE Now available : YouTube Recording See All PHYSICS MATTERS Colloquia and Playlist Dr. Amal Kasry Chief of Section for Basic Science, Research Innovation and Engineering, Division of Basic Science and Science Policy, Natural Sciences ...
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Let's embark on a roadtrip to pave the road in Zimbabwe with synchrotron science ! Title: “ Roadshow on synchrotron science and X-ray imaging techniques in Zimbabwe ” Thursday February 29, 2024 16:00 CET (10:00 ET) REGISTER HERE Now available: YouTube Recording See All PHYSICS MATTERS Colloquia and Playlist Prof. Kudakwashe Jakata, Diamond Light Source DLSLtd,RAL,SCI , UK Biography: Kudakwashe Jakata obtained his PhD at the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa (SA), where he investigated thin films made ...
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Let's start 2024 with constructive Resolutions ! Join our renowned Panelists with more questions and hear more about Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) ! Title: “Forum on Sustainable Development Complexity” When : Thursday January 18, 2023 16:00 CET (10:00 EDT) REGISTER HERE Now available : YouTube Recording Following the UNESCO Closing Ceremony - International Year of Basic Sciences for Sustainable Development , on Dec. 15, 2023 at the CERN Science Gateway, and inspired by the complexity described by George Ellis in the Physics Matters colloquium: "The interactions ...
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LIVE from Sweden, we will learn on the power of neutron to disentangle the mystery of Life-Science ! " Neutron scattering for the study of matter: focus on mechanisms at cell membranes " by Prof. Giovanna Fragneto Thursday May 23, 2024 16:00 CET (10:00 ET) REGISTER HERE Now Available: YouTube Recording See PHYSICS MATTERS Online Colloquia Series ; All events and Playlist Giovanna Fragneto ( European Spallation Source ERIC, Partikelgatan 2, SE-22484 Lund, giovanna.fragneto@ess.eu ) Biography : Giovanna Fragneto ...
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LIVE from South Africa, Prof. George Ellis will explain " The interactions of Physics, Environmental, and Developmental Issues: Taking complexity Seriously" Thursday December 14, 2023 16:00 CET (10:00 ET) REGISTER HERE Now Available : YouTube Recording Prof. George Ellis, University of Cape Town (SA) Biography : George Ellis, FRS, is Professor Emeritus of Applied Mathematics at the University of Cape Town. He obtained his PhD at the University of Cambridge, where he worked on general relativity theory and cosmology. He has been based at ...
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Particle Accelerators are tools for the society ! Prof. Carsten P Welsch will explain us how. Please register and join us LIVE with your questions. Title: "Accelerating Science and Society" Thursday November 30 , 2023 16:00 CET (10:00 ET) Now Available : YouTube Recording REGISTER HERE Prof. Carsten P Welsch - Distinguished Scientist @ U Liverpool, CERN and INFN Trailer: Carsten Welsch's short video prepared in the framework of the Accelerate Your Teaching MOOC (Open Registration). Biography : Carsten P Welsch is a Full Professor of Physics at the University ...
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LIVE from UK, Prof. Phil Manning will transport us in time and space, to encounter dimosaurs ! Title: "Physics Matters when imaging life in deep time" by Prof. Phil Manning When: Thursday October 26 at 4 pm CET Now Available : YouTube Recoding Register here Prof. Phillip Manning FGS, FRGS (Natural Historian, Author, Broadcaster and Explorer!) Note the dinosaur bone in the channel sandstone above Prof. Manning 's head.... As an appetizer to this colloquium, please watch the following short YouTube movie: “Accelerators to study the distant past” You ...
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LIVE from the USA, Prof. Richard Spencer, NIH, will map macromolecular stucture ! Title: " Macromolecular Mapping with Magnetic Resonance Imaging—Beyond Free Water! " by Prof. Richard Spencer When: Thursday September 28th at 4 pm CET Register here Now available: YouTube Recording Richard Spencer, (NIH/NIA/IRP) Biography : Richard Spencer is Chief of the Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Spectroscopy Section of the National Institute on Aging (NIA) of the National Institutes of Health, with a laboratory in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. His group ...
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You can now replay the webinar " Oppenh eimer: Scientists, The Bomb, and the Implications for Today " , accessible on the Coalition website. # Oppenh eimer This webinar has been organized in collaboration with APS Forum on Physics and Society , the APS Forum on International Physics , and the APS Forum on the History and Philosophy of Physics . The film Oppenheimer , which recently opened in theaters, tells the story of American physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer who led the team that built the first atomic bomb and later worked to curb the nuclear arms race. The ...
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LIVE from CHINA, Prof. Yuan He will review the ADS technology ! Title: " Accelerator driven systems – a solution to multiple problems of society ” When: Thursday August 31 , 2023 at 4 pm CET Register here Now Available : YouTube Recording Prof. Yuan He , Director of Linac Center Institute of Modern Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences Biography Yuan He (Institute of Modern Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences) Yuan He is graduated from Lanzhou university in 1995 and got the engineer doctor of graduated ...
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LIVE from COLOMBIA, Prof. Galileo Violini will present the proposal for a Greater Caribbean Synchrotron! Title: "More synchrotron light for Latin America in the Greater Caribbean ?" by Prof. Galileo Violini When: Thursday July 27 th at 4 pm CET REGISTER HERE Now available : YouTube Recording Prof. Galileo Violini Director Emérito CIF, Colombia Biography: Galileo Violini is a Physicist. Graduated at the University of Rome (now La Sapienza University). Co-Chair of the Executive Committee of the Greater Caribbean Light Source Initiative. Fellow APS and former member-at-large ...
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Science and Engineering have no borders ! Prof. Bernard Amadei, F ounding President of Engineer-without-Borders (EWB)-USA and co-founder of EWB-International, will be "Navigating the Complexity across the Peace-Sustainability-Climate security NEXUS" Title: "Navigating the Complexity across the Peace-Sustainability-Climate security NEXUS" When: Thursday June 29 at 4 pm CET, 10 am ET REGISTER HERE Biography : Dr. Amadei is a Distinguished Professor and Professor of Civil Engineering at the University of Colorado at Boulder. He received his Ph.D. in 1982 from the University of California at Berkeley. Dr. Amadei is the Founding ...
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LIVE from USA, Prof. Richard Spencer, NIH, will map macromolecular stucture ! Title: " Macromolecular Mapping with Magnetic Resonance Imaging—Beyond Free Water! " by Prof. Richard Spencer When: Thursday September 28th at 4 pm CET Register here Richard Spencer, (NIH/NIA/IRP) Biography : Richard Spencer is Chief of the Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Spectroscopy Section of the National Institute on Aging (NIA) of the National Institutes of Health, with a laboratory in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. His group performs biophysical and physiological studies of human subjects, experimental ...
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