2014 Student Prizes
Four Physics PhD students have been rewarded for their excellent work over the last year at a PhD Prize Giving Celebration in the Physics Department.
The students were presented with their prizes by Professor Peter Ratoff, Head of Department.
Dmytro Iatsenko, supervised by Professor Aneta Stefanovska, and David Hartley, supervised by Dr Mick Denton, were joint winners of the prize for Best PhD Student 2014.
Claire Tinker, Supervised by Dr Oleg Kolosov won the JUNO Prize for Research Excellence 2014.
Xi Chen, supervised by Dr Ed McCann, won the prize for Best International Student 2014.
Thu 03 July 2014
HRH Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud the ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia hosted a celebration at the Saudi embassy on 23rd September to celebrate the success of high-achieving students from Saudi Arabia, including Lancaster physics student Mr Ayash Alrashdi.
Fri 10 October 2014
As part of the University's 50th Anniversary celebrations, the Physics Department held a special event for all those who have had or still have anything to do with the department. Alumni, ex-staff members and current staff and students were invited to attend. A dedicated web page for this event is under development.
Thu 18 September 2014
For the second year running the Physics Department offered a week of work experience to Y12 physics students who intend to take Physics at university. This year, 15 students from all over the UK participated, attending talks and carrying out week-long research projects into particle physics, quantum computing, nanotechnology and space weather.
Fri 25 July 2014
A group of A-level students from Morecambe High School have written a blog about their visit to CERN - the latest in a series of events involving Science and Technology at Lancaster University.
Fri 18 July 2014