Meet us at the World Science Forum in December

Meet us at the World Science Forum in December

Dear Associates and Friends of NITheCS, NITheCS continues to be involved with many important events that have both local and international reach. Among those is the World Science Forum 2022 (WSF) taking place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC)...
Eminent physicists deliver lectures in Durban

Eminent physicists deliver lectures in Durban

Written by Christine Cuénod | Photograph by Albert Hirasen UKZN hosted Nobel Symposium Outreach Seminars delivered by renowned international physicists whose work is changing the landscape of scientific research and advancement in various fields. The presentations...
Nobel Symposium physicists visit Durban schools

Nobel Symposium physicists visit Durban schools

Written by Sally Frost It is not every day that the world’s leading physicists come to Durban, but such was the case recently when UKZN hosted the KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) leg of the 183rd Nobel Symposium in Physics Public Outreach programme. Under the auspices of the...
Physics meets jazz at Nobel in Africa event at UKZN

Physics meets jazz at Nobel in Africa event at UKZN

Written by Sally Frost  |  Photo by Albert Hirasen Can physics meet jazz? Yes, say the experts, in the principle of complementarity – on the one hand both are bound to rules, on the other both are free. By pushing the boundaries of established rules, deviating...
Musicians, scientists meet at UKZN Nobel in Africa event

Musicians, scientists meet at UKZN Nobel in Africa event

The Nobel in Africa Jazz Session, hosted by the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), brought together prominent jazz musicians and top physicists for interaction and dialogue in Glenwood in late October. The event featured the Samklelo Njini Quartet and Bheki Khoza...
Nobel in Africa – A STIAS initiative

Nobel in Africa – A STIAS initiative

Dear Associates and Friends of NITheCS, As previously mentioned, NITheCS is excited about being involved in organising the Physics symposia that form part of Nobel in Africa. This is a Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study (STIAS) initiative in partnership with...