Photovoltaic solar energy: from the photoelectric effect to global power generation and beyond

By The Royal Society. Published on 23 February 2017 in:
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2017 Kavli Medal and lecture by Professor Henry Snaith FRS.

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AIP Women in Physics Lecture Tour: call for nominations 2016

By Olivia Samardzic. Published on 23 November 2015 in:
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The Australian Institute of Physics Women in Physics Lecture Tour celebrates the contribution of women to advances in physics. Under this scheme, a woman who has made a significant contribution in a field of physics will be selected to present lectures in venues arranged by each participating branch of the AIP.  Nominations are currently sought for the AIP WIP Lecturer for 2016.

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Cosmic Light: primordial & eternal

By Manolis K. Georgoulis, Manolis Zoulias. Published on 23 November 2015 in:
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IYL 2015 public lecture series at the Academy of Athens

On the occasion of UNESCO’s inauguration of 2015 as the International Year of Light, the Research Center for Astronomy and Applied Mathematics [RCAAM] of the Academy of Athens hosted a series of public lectures aiming to raise public awareness of the defining role of light and cosmic light sources to the human perception of the universe and the advancement of science and space exploration.

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 IYL 2015