Angel Rubio - "Quantum materials engineering with optical cavities and light"

Wednesday 24 March 2021 (2 pm)

Digital colloquium via Zoom

Prof Angel Rubio, Director at the Max Planck Institute for the Structure and Dynamics of Matter, presents an overview of how well-established concepts in the fields of quantum chemistry and materials have to be adapted when the quantum nature of light becomes important.

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Marc Vrakking - Attosecond Science and “spooky action at a distance” 

Wednesday 10 February 2021 (3 pm)

Digital colloquium via Zoom

Prof Marc Vrakking, Director at the Max Born Institute for Nonlinear Optics and Short Pulse Spectroscopy, discusses ion-photoelectron entanglement in attosecond pump-probe experiments and provides an update on the other topics currently under investigation in the attosecond program at the Max‚ÄźBorn Institute. 

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Workshop on Frontiers of Physical Sciences with X-ray FELs

Wednesday 13 November 2019

Imperial College Department of Physics 13th November 2019 (start 09:30 finish 18:00), Lecture Theatre 2 in the Blackett Building

As part of the STFC CLF UK XFEL - Scientific Case Project 2019-2020 institutions around country are hosting a series Scientific and Technical workshops. These will include talks by leading scientists using XFELs as well as opportunities for short talks from the wider community and discussion. Imperial College will be hosting the third of these workshops. 

More information and how to register for the event



Ultrafast Lasers for Material Science Applications

Tuesday 18 June 2019

Image with event detailsThis half-day symposium will bring together researchers from Physics and Chemistry working on ultrafast dynamics of molecular systems.
 View more details and register for Ultrafast Lasers for Material Science Applications here

"Frontiers of Ultrafast Measurement" Network Kick-off meeting

Thursday 16th May 2019


City & Guilds Bld. CAGB500 (5th Floor)
View the Network Kick-off meeting programme