Past events

Find information about past ANU Science events.

Public lecture - Beyond Oppenheimer Nuclear Science in the 21st Century
Mon, Dec 4 2023, 6 - 7pm

Step into the future of nuclear science with this free public lecture, Beyond Oppenheimer – Nuclear Science in the 21st Century.

Circular economy
Wed, Nov 29 2023, 10am - 12pm

Join the Australian National Centre for the Public Awareness of Science (CPAS) for a panel discussion and morning tea and explore what a circular economy future will look like and how we will get there.

Collage of Fenner photos
Fri, Nov 24 2023, 1 - 6:30pm

This seminar will address, and celebrate, where the ANU has reached since Frank Fenner's creation of the ANU Centre for Resource and Environmental Science in 1973, what the impact has been and where it could take us in future.

Dr Graham Walker
Thu, Nov 23 2023, 4 - 5pm

Join Dr Graham Walker and some current students to talk about how you can incorporate some science communication into your degree - or see if the Master of Science Communication might be just what you're looking for.

DTT Divertor Tokamak Test
Thu, Nov 16 2023, 5:30 - 6:30pm

A public lecture with Professor of Experimental Physics Piero Martin from the University of Padova (Italy)

50 years banner
Wed, Nov 8 2023, 8:30am - Fri, Nov 10 2023, 5pm

Save the date: 8-10 November 2023 to celebrate 50 years of the ANU Research School of Earth Sciences

Solar farm
Thu, Nov 9 2023, 5:30 - 7:30pm

At the 2023 ANU Solar Oration, learn about the opportunities the net zero transformation presents for Australia and some of the challenges we will need to navigate along the way.

Wed, Nov 8 2023, 6 - 9pm

Watch Batman & Robin and stay for a discussion on the mesmerising scientist narratives of the DC universe.

Kieran Kirk
Mon, Nov 6 2023, 6 - 8pm

Professor Kiaran Kirk AM will deliver this year’s The 2023 Order of Australia Association – The Australian National University lecture on Humanity’s ongoing battle with infectious disease.