Colloquia of the Department of Physics 2017/2018

Civil Engineering building (Alameda campus) - amphitheatre VA4, floor -1

The colloquia of the Department of Physics will start on September 20, as follows:

6th December 4 p.m.
“Strong Gravity and Numerical Relativity”
Prof. David Hilditch, Técnico, Multidisciplinary Centre for Astrophysics (CENTRA).

29th November 4 p.m.
“Can Physics solve the puzzle of economic growth?”
Prof. Tiago Domingos, Técnico, President of Marine, Environment and Technology Centre (MARETEC).

22nd November 4 p.m.
“Ionizing radiation and Health – Imaging and Exposure Biomarkers” (Debate)
Researcher Filipa Mendes, Técnico/Centre for Nuclear Sciences and Technologies (C2TN); Prof. Pedro Vaz, Técnico/Department of Nuclear Sciences and Engineering (DECN); and Prof. Sebastião Rodrigues, NOVA Medical School|Faculdade de Ciências Médicas (NMS|FCM).

15th November 4 p.m.
“Mass and the strong force”
Prof. Jochen Wambach, Director of the European Centre for Theoretical Studies in Nuclear Physics and Related Areas (ECT*), Trento, Italy.

8th November 4 p.m.
“Showers from the far away Universe”
Prof. Pedro Assis, Técnico, Laboratory of Instrumentation and Experimental Particle Physics (LIP).

25th October 4 p.m.
“Miniature laboratories: a new scientific research game for biomedical devices”
Researcher Vânia Silvério, Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores – Microsistemas e Nanotecnologias (INESC-MN).

18th October,  4 p.m.
“The Nobel Prize in Physics 2017: Gravitational waves and the LIGO detector”
Prof. José Sande e Lemos, CENTRA, Physics Department, Instituto Superior Técnico

11th October, 4 p.m.
“Nuclear Spaces: Museums, Fun and Banalization”
Dr. Jaume Sastre-Juan, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa (Ciências), Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia (CIUHCT).

4th October, 4 p.m.
“From Physics to Medicine”
Prof. Uwe Oelfke, Centre for Cancer Imaging (CCI), Head;
Joint Department of Physics at the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR, London) and The Royal Marsden Hospital, Head.

27th September, 4 p.m.
“Shining Light on Hadrons”
Dr. Gernot Eichmann, Centre for Theoretical Particle Physics (CFTP), IST.

20th September, 5 p.m.
“The Digital Mind”
Prof. Arlindo Oliveira, President of Técnico

More information:
Sandra Martins
Tel. 218 417 276