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Past Events

Results: 1 - 20 of 25
Results: 1 - 20 of 25
  • 23 Jun 2017
    Public Lecture Andrei Linde

    17:00 - 18:30 | Event

    On Friday 23 June 2017, Stanford professor Andrei Linde will give a free public lecture at the Stadsschouwburg in Leiden. Linde is one of the world's leading cosmologists. Besides his scientific achievements, he is ...

  • 19 May 2016
    Dark Matter: De Kennis van Nu TV

    19:20 - 19:46 | Event

    Tonight in the Dutch Science Programme 'De Kennis van Nu' a special report on dark matter. With Patrick Decowski (IOP/UvA, Nikhef) on the search for dark matter particles in Gran Sasso, and Erik Verlinde on his new ...

  • 3 Apr 2016
    Science in the City: Utrecht


    Sunday 3 April, the city of Utrecht will turn into a giant, free accessible university, during Science in the City. With lectures by Delta physicists Henk Stoof and Gerard 't Hooft (Nobel Prize 1999), and many many ...

  • 25 Feb 2016
    Minisymposium Zwaartekrachtsgolven KNAW

    18:00 - 20:00 | Event

    Einstein voorspelde honderd jaar geleden dat heel zware, versnellende objecten tot golven in de ruimtetijd zouden leiden. Nu zijn deze zwaartekrachtsgolven voor het eerst daadwerkelijk gemeten. De Amerikaanse ...

  • 11 Dec 2015
    Einstein's Legacy: 100 years of General Relativity

    18:00 - 20:00 | Event

    Black holes, gravitational waves and the origins of the universe: In celebration of a century of General Relativity, the Royal Dutch Academy of Sciences presents a mini-symposium on Einstein's legacy. Friday 11 Dec, ...

  • 1 Apr 2015
    FNWI collegetour: Einsteins Light

    20:00 - 22:00 | Event

    2015 is het Jaar van het Licht en het Jaar van Einstein: de laatste vervolmaakte in 1915 zijn algemene relativiteitstheorie, en UNESCO heeft Licht tot cultureel thema van 2015 uitgeroepen. Profs. Kareljan Schoutens ...

  • 18 Mar 2015
    18 March: CERN festival in Amsterdam

    19:00 - 22:30 | Event

    The ultimate particle party, organised by New ScientistNL in Pakhuis de Zwijger (Amsterdam). With, amongst others, Ivo van Vulpen, Stan Bentvelsen and Robbert Dijkgraaf. Be there or be square!

  • 23 Feb 2015
    Fantastic Light

    15:00 - 17:30 | Event

    On Monday 23 February 2015 (in the International Year of Light), the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences will host a symposium entitled Fantastic Light, in celebration of the award of the Lorentz medal to ...

  • 1 Feb 2015
    Paradiso public lecture series: Erik Verlinde on Isaac Newton

    11:00 - 13:00 | Event

    In the first of this years Paradiso public lecture series, Erik Verlinde (UvA, ITFA) will talk about Isaac Newton and theories of gravity.

  • 3 Dec 2014
    FNWI-Collegetour: Understanding our High-Energy Universe

    20:00 - 21:30 | Event

    From underground experiments on earth to virtual laboratories in the sky - this episode of FNWI College Tour will focus on energy in our universe. What can we learn from/about the accelerator at CERN, black holes and ...

  • 16 Oct 2014
    What is quantum mechanics?

    20:00 - 23:00 | Event

    Prof. Carlo Beenakker (Leiden University) will give a layman's talk on quantum mechanics.

  • 3 Oct 2014
    Spinoz@night with Gerard 't Hooft and Erik Verlinde

    20:30 - 23:00 | Event

    To celebrate 20 years of Spinoza laureates, the Dutch Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) organises Spinoz@Night in Dudok Café Den Haag. The event is open for the general public, and can also be watched live ...

  • 22 Jun 2014
    History and Future of Dark Matter

    09:00 - 17:30 | Symposium

    In this symposium, sponsored by the GRAPPA Institute and the Delta Institute of Theoretical Physics, six world-leading scientists who pioneered the discovery of dark matter and its detection strategies will discuss ...

  • 4 Jun 2014
    Public lecture by Robbert Dijkgraaf during TIPP

    19:15 - 22:00 | Event

    On Wednesday evening the 4th of June, Prof. Robbert Dijkgraaf gives a public lecture in the 'Beurs van Berlage' in Amsterdam during the TIPP 2014 conference. The lecture is called "The frontiers of physics. From the ...

  • 14 Apr 2014
    The future of the black hole

    20:00 - 22:00 | Lecture

    Erik Verlinde, Heino Falcke and Henk Stoof in Kenniscafé de Balie about the future of the black hole (April 14, Dutch website)

  • 10 Mar 2014
    Theatercollege by VU professor Piet Mulders

    20:00 - 22:00 | Lecture

    Theatercollege by VU professor Piet Mulders about Quarks, Higgs and Neutrino's

  • 19 Feb 2014
    Carlo Beenakker on quantum computers at KijkLive

    19:00 - 22:00 | Event

    At this edition of KijkLive, prof dr Carlo Beenakker (Lorentz Institute, Leiden), explains quantum computing in 15 minutes. In Dutch.

  • 5 Feb 2014
    Een nieuwe kijk op de zwaartekracht en de kosmos

    20:00 - 21:45 | Lecture

    Lecture by Erik Verlinde from the series 'Higgsdeeltje, snaartheorie en de Oerknal' (Beurs van Berlage)

  • 31 Jan 2014
    Viva Fysica!

    09:00 - 17:00 | Event

    Viva Fysica! A physics conference for high school teachers and students with lectures from Diego Hofman ("What is holography) and Jan de Boer ('What is vacuum).

  • 15 Jan 2014
    De (sub-)atomaire schaal

    20:00 - 21:45 | Lecture

    Lecture by Gerard 't Hoofd in the series 'Higgsdeeltje, snaartheorie en de Oerknal' (Beurs van Berlage)