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Physics - Postgraduate Open Day 2021

Live discussion & Q&A: Meet the course leads for our postgraduate taught programmes in the department of Physics and Astronomy

From  Faculty Of Science on February 24th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Coronal mass ejection

A visualisation of a coronal mass ejection. Mathematicians at the University of Sheffield have explored the reliability and limitations of the state-of-the-art artificial intelligence techniques in…

From  Robert Cooke on February 12th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Research talk - Materials and biological physics

Dr Jenny Clark from the Department of Physics and Astronomy gives an overview of some of the research in materials and biological physics within the department.

From  Faculty Of Science on February 10th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Atomically thin two-dimensional materials beyond graphene

Professor Alexander Tartakovskii gives an overview of his research for the Science at Sheffield seminar series.

From  Robert Cooke on January 11th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Converting red light to blue: Understanding energetic up and down conversion in organic semiconductors

Dr Jenny Clark gives an overview of her research for the Science at Sheffield seminar series.

From  Robert Cooke on January 11th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Making our teaching labs safe | Physics & Astronomy

Dr Mark Quinn, from the Department of Physics and Astronomy, gives us a look at the face-to-face teaching in one of our undergraduate Physics labs, and the safety measures we’ve put in place to…

From  Faculty Of Science on December 1st, 2020 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Schrodinger's cat and the nature of reality – taster lecture

Professor Pieter Kok gives an undergraduate taster lecture on quantum physics. This is a recording of a live session that was given in August 2020.

From  Faculty Of Science on August 1st, 2020 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Neutrino physics – taster lecture

Dr Susan Cartwright gives a talk on particle physics. This is a recording of a live session that was given in August 2020.

From  Faculty Of Science on August 1st, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Physics of chocolate – taster lecture

Dr Buddhapriya Chakrabarti gives a talk about the physics of chocolate. This is a recording of a live session that was given in August 2020.

From  Faculty Of Science on August 1st, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Physics of music – taster lecture

Professor Nigel Clarke gives a talk on the physics of music. This is a recording of a live session that was given in August 2020.

From  Faculty Of Science on August 1st, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Remote confocal microscopy demonstration

Professor Ashley Cadby demonstrates how a confocal microscope in the University of Sheffield's Wolfson Light Microscopy Facility can be operated remotely. MSc Biological Imaging:…

From  Faculty Of Science on July 21st, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Antonia - Studying Physics and Astronomy

Antonia, one of our Physics students, talks about her time studying at university.

From  Faculty Of Science on July 9th, 2020 0 likes 104 plays 0  

Black Holes: Big and small – taster lecture

An undergraduate taster lecture by Professor Paul Crowther. This is a recording of a live session that was given in August 2020.

From  Faculty Of Science on June 15th, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Welcome USIC students - Physics and Astronomy

A welcome to students at the University of Sheffield International College.

From  Faculty Of Science on June 10th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Physics and Astronomy - Applicant Day talk (May 6th)

Applicant Day talk from the department of Physics and Astronomy

From  Faculty Of Science on May 6th, 2020 0 likes 29 plays 0  

Nature knows best: The beetles helping researchers to make sustainable paint

Cyphochilus and Lepidiota stigma beetles are ultra white, but their colour comes from structural colour rather than pigments. Researchers in the Department of Physics and Astronomy have studied…

From  Nicola Hemmings on May 4th, 2020 0 likes 17 plays 0