This World Earth Day, join our School of Cosmic Physics, Geophysics section and learn how DIAS is listening to the planet. How it works to monitor and understand volcanoes, earthquakes and other seismic events.
The Theroretical Physics theme for the 80th anniversary is
"Quantum, Inifinity and Beyond"
The events will tie in the main research topics of the School and draw on its rich history.
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DIAS School of Theoretical Physics is one of the two founding Schools. It's first Director was the renowned Physicist Erwin Schrödinger, and the School can boast a number of other big names in Irish and International physics and mathematics.
On 5th February 1943, Nobel Prize-winning physicist, Prof Erwin Schrödinger, then Director of Theoretical Physics at DIAS, delivered the first of his renowned ‘What is Life?’ lectures. He delivered further lectures in his ‘What is Life?’ series over the following month.