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Physics society ceilidh ball

Physics Society Ball 2017

The Physics Society held their annual ceilidh ball at Piperdam at the end of March. Some 83 physics students from all different year groups celebrated with a number of lecturers and post-graduate students. It caps a great year for the club which is also in the running for a number of DUSA Society Awards including Society of the Year. For more info on this event plus others in the pipeline from the Physics Society, head to the ...

Pioneering laser technology experiment completed at Dundee

Professor Amin Abdolvand's pioneering laser technology, which could aid future experimentation at CERN's Large Hadron Collider (LHC), has been used successfully in an experiment which explored its interaction with samples of the cold bore experiment (COLDEX) beam screens used in the LHC. The research team at the University of Dundee used the COLDEX beam screens, which had been provided by CERN, in order to determine laser para...