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Wednesday, 12 September 2012

Frontiers of Physics 2012


Physics teachers - mark your diaries! The Teachers of Physics Annual Conference will take place on Saturday, September 22nd 2012 in Trinity College Dublin. Organised by the Institute of Physics in association with Trinity College and the PDST, the event promises a wide variety of  lectures, demonstrations and workshops, suitable for physics teachers at all levels, throughout the day. 

The conference aims to inform teachers of the exciting and innovative work at the frontiers of Physics, provide teachers with examples of simple and inexpensive physics demonstrations, reveal the latest developments and resources available in physics teaching. and provide an opportunity for teachers to exchange ideas and network. There is truly a brilliant line-up, including talks from TCD's Prof. Jonathan Coleman & Dr Peter Gallagher, Dr Karen Bultitude  from University College London and Dr Steve Myers from CERN. It's not to be missed.

Interested teachers are asked to register online before Monday September 17th. Registration costs €30 (which includes your lunch) or €20 for student teachers.