Physics in Action: Manchester

The Training Partnership

Physics in Action, University of Salford - Inspiration, education and fun

Date: Thu, 22 Nov 2017

Five sessions of phenomenal physics will be brought to you by the brightest lights in the field in 2018. Join us for a day full of inspiration, challenge and engagement. A special session on examination success will provide students with the tools to excel. 


Ceri Brenner, Science and Technology Facilities Council - 'Pressing FIRE on the most powerful laser in the world'

Mark Lewney, Mathematician and physicist - 'The future ain't what it used to be'

Rhys Phillips, Airbus Group - 'Thunderbolts and lightning - are they really frightening?'

Simon Singh, Writer and broadcaster - 'Big Bang'

1 more speaker to be announced!


Please note that many schools book in the spring or summer term and amend in September. Consequently, many days fill quickly. No deposit is required at the time of booking.

Expected outcomes


Students will be inspired and motivated

They will have a better understanding of key topics

They will be encouraged to pursue their studies to a higher level

They will have a better understanding of where those studies might lead

They will be better equipped to achieve the best possible exam results

To book this activity, please contact:
Anne Powell

University of Salford
The Crescent
M5 4WT Salford

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Grants for school

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