Public talks and events

The School of Physics and Astronomy arranges regular public talks about the research carried out here that are aimed at a non-specialist audience. Staff and students also take part in a variety of other public events from time to time. The schedule of forthcoming talks and events is shown below. Keep an eye out for further details as they appear here or sign up to our public mailing list.

Public talks and events in 2017


Thursday 15 June 7:00 pm

Venue:  Physics Lecture Theatre, G O Jones building, Queen Mary University Mile End campus

Our home, the Milky Way Galaxy

The School of Physics and Astronomy is very pleased to welcome Queen Mary alumna Prof. Rosemary Wyse of the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Johns Hopkins University in the United States. Prof. Wyse has research interests in galaxy formation, composition and evolution and she will be in London to receive the 2016 Brouwer Award of the American Astronomical Society's Division on Dynamical Astronomy, which is holding a meeting in QMUL between 11 and 15 June.