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Past Events

Results: 1 - 18 of 18
Results: 1 - 18 of 18
  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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.

  • 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).

  • 26 Nov 2013
    Gala van de Wetenschap

    20:00 - 00:00 | Event

    Gala van de Wetenschap with, among others, Erik Verlinde and Robbert Dijkgraaf (organised by Folia, het Parool and the Stadsschouwburg)

  • 5 Nov 2013
    Bookpresentation: Behind the Scenes of the Universe – From the Higgs to Dark Matter

    17:00 - 19:00 | Event

    The discovery of dark matter has led to a worldwide race to identify the nature of this mysterious form of matter. In his popular science book Behind the Scenes of the Universe. From Higgs to Dark Matter, which ...

  • 31 Oct 2013
    Delta ITP Kick-off event

    16:00 - 18:30 | Event

    To celebrate the start of the D-ITP consortium all D-ITP members and associates are invited to the D-ITP Kick-off. The festivities will take place on the 31st of October at Westerliefde from 16:00 - 18:30.