Institute of Physics (East Anglia Branch)

Institute of Physics (East Anglia Branch)

Promotes physics and links between physicists in the East Anglian region.

Address: Department of Physics, Cavendish Laboratory, Madingley Road, Cambridge
Postcode: CB3 0HE
Country: United Kingdom
Website: http://www.iop.org/activity/branches/east/index.html
Membership type:Charity <100 staff (£50+VAT pa)

The Institute of Physics is the professional organisation for physicists. The East Anglia Branch encompasses all members of the Institute in the East Anglia region and is run by a volunteer committee. It promotes Physics through outreach and networking events.

Post-Brexit, a focus on physics can help the UK’s biggest manufacturing sector thrive

President of the Institute of Physics (IOP) Professor Roy Sambles addressed industrialists, academics and public servants this week to discuss how a new relationship with the EU will mean focusing economic activity on leading UK sectors.

27 October 2016Read in full

Volunteers needed: smash a glass with sound, create rainbows & explore optoelectronics

Volunteers needed: smash a glass with sound, create rainbows & explore optoelectronics

Do these things sound intriguing? Are you interested in communicating science to a young audience? Lab in a Lorry needs volunteers with a scientific or engineering background for events in East Anglia in June and July 2015.

20 May 2015Read in full

Does your business innovate with physics?

The Institute of Physics (IOP)’s Innovation Awards 2015 are now open for entries. If your company has successfully addressed a commercial or business need using a physics-based innovation, it might be eligible for entry.

2 April 2015Read in full

Sun Spot

'Our Dynamic Sun' by Dr Helen Mason - lecture at Schlumberger Gould Research

Solar physicist Dr Helen Mason is the honoured guest at the next lecture in the Applied Physics Seminar Series (APSS) run by the Insitute of Physics Cambridge Branch. On Wednesday 18 March, the BBC presenter will be talking about the Physics of the Sun.

4 March 2015Read in full

'A quantum tempest in a teapot'

The next Applied Physics Talk @ TWI Granta Park on May 22 2014 has the topic 'The Quantum Nature of Dielectric Heating of Water as an Example for Industrial Microwave Materials Processing'.

29 April 2014Read in full

'Mobile healthcare: opportunities, challenges and prospects'

The issues surrounding mobile healthcare are the subject of a talk by Professor C R Lowe, of the Institute of Biotechnology, Department of Chemical Engineering & Biotechnology at Cambridge University, to the East Anglian branch of the Institute of Physics next Wednesday, March 5th.

28 February 2014Read in full

Call for entries for IOP Innovation Awards

Physics has been at the heart of innovations from the light bulb to the Large Hadron Collider. From oil exploration to aerospace and regenerative medicine to robotics, physics and physicists drive the success of the best and brightest companies. The Institute of Physics (IOP) Innovation Awards celebrate companies that make the most of physics.

30 April 2013Read in full

IOP Awards celebrate companies that make the most of physics

Entry to the Institute of Physics (IOP) Innovation Awards 2013 - the only awards recognising companies in the UK and Ireland that have built success on the innovative application of physics - is now open.

11 March 2013Read in full