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IOP launches reports to show physics-based industries are pivotal in Ireland and Scotland
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IOP launches reports to show physics-based industries are pivotal in Ireland and Scotland

16 January 2017

An IOP report on the importance of physics-based businesses to the Irish economy was launched at the Royal Dublin Society on 12 January, with a comparable report on the Scottish economy being launched by the IOP today

Six IOP members are recognised in 2017 New Year Honours

Six IOP members are recognised in 2017 New Year Honours

3 January 2017

Six IOP fellows or members have been recognised in the 2017 New Year Honours

Harrie Massey Medal and Prize goes to Professor Raymond Volkas
University of Melbourne

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The Astroparticle Physics Group
December 2016 newsletter is now available to read

Optical Biomimetics
Abstract submission deadline: 24 January 2017

Magnestism 2017
Abstract submission deadline: 20 January 2017

44th IOP Plasma Physics Conference
Abstract submission deadline: 18 January 2017

Jocelyn Bell Burnell Medal and Prize (previously the Very Early Career Female Physicist Award)
Jocelyn Bell Burnell Medal and Prize The Institute of Physics Jocelyn Bell Burnell Medal and Prize 2017 for exceptional early career contributions to physics by a very early career female researcher is now open. All entries must be received by 31 January 2017.

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Particle Accelerators and Beams group AGM on 7 April

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IOP London and South East Branch Spring 2017 events programme
All our lectures are free to all and last about one hour. There is usually 10–15 minutes afterwards for the audience to ask questions.

Solar Energy public lecture
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