In this area you will find information on current and earlier events. The main topics are, of course, the annual meetings of the SPS, but also other conferences which have strong relations or are organised in conjunction with the SPS.

Below this page also lists short announcements for conferences of other institutions forwarded to us. Please contact the SPS Secretariat if you want your announcement to be placed here.


SPS Annual Meeting 2020

The next Annual Meeting will take place at the University of Fribourg, in the week of 29 June - 3 July 2020. Save already the date !

The detailed announcement will be published in early 2020.


Other conferences and events

The next generation of analogue gravity experiments

9 – 10 December 2019, The Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

This meeting will bring together researchers who investigate general relativity and quantum physics in the laboratory. It aims to provide a platform for leaders in the field, as well as early career scientists, to meet for networking and discussion. There is also a poster session which may be of interest to students and early career researchers.

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Saturday Morning Physics

Die "Saturday Morning Physics 2020" ist eine spannende Veranstaltungsreihe der Universität Basel für Physik-Interessierte – v.a. auch für Jugendliche ab 14 Jahre.
An zwei Samstagen werden aktuelle Themen der Physik von erfahrenen Forscherinnen und Forschern anschaulich präsentiert.

Am 25.01.2020 hält Prof. Stefan Antusch einen Vortrag zum Thema "Gravitationswellen aus dem frühen Universum", und am 01.02.2020 spricht Dr. Claus Schmidt über "Wie passt der Energieerhaltungssatz in der Physik zum Energieverbrauch im Alltag? ".
Beide Vorträge beginnen um 10:00h, mit anschließender Diskussion und Experimenten.

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