“The Hot and Energetic Universe with the X-ray Observatory Athena” is an upcoming public lecture by Prof Luigi Piro. Following the recent selection by ESA of the Hot and Energetic Universe as the scientific theme to be addressed by its next L2 (Large) mission. Prof Luigi Piro will present the science theme and the mission implementation that the Athena consortium has proposed. Studying the Hot and Energetic Universe is mandatory to understand how ordinary matter emerged to form the complex network of large scale structures that we see today, and how black holes grow and shape the Universe. Monday, 12 Jan, 2015. 1800–1900. Moore Auditorium, O’Brien Centre for Science, UCD.
The Technology Rocks Show is an innovative, interactive show exploring Light, Sound, Electricity, Magnetism and Electromagnetism! Scientific Sue is visiting UCD School of Physics to bring attendees on an amazing journey of scientific discovery. Two shows will take place on Monday, the 26th of January 2015, UCD O’Brien Centre for Science, Moore Auditorium and 2pm, Monday, the 26th of January 2015, UCD O’Brien Centre for Science, Moore Auditorium.
The School of Physics invites students, teachers and parents to our Open Evening on Tuesday, the 18th of November in the Science Centre, UCD. The evening begins at 6.30pm.