Professor Frank Close

Frank Close is a particle physicist, author and speaker. He was the Gresham Professor of Astronomy between 2000 and 2003. He is Professor of Physics at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of Exeter College, Oxford. He was formerly vice president of the British Association for Advancement of Science, Head of the Theoretical Physics Division at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory and Head of Communications and Public Education at CERN. He is the author of several books, including the best-selling Antimatter, and the winner of the Kelvin Medal of the Institute of Physics for his "outstanding contributions to the public understanding of physics."

All of Professor Close's lectures can be accessed here.

Recent Past Lectures
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Your questions answered... and your answers questioned! Part 2

Professor Frank Close
Wednesday, 16 April 2003 - 12:00AM
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Your questions answered... and your answers questioned! Part 1

Professor Frank Close
Tuesday, 15 April 2003 - 12:00AM
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Science Fiction or Science Fact?

Professor Frank Close
Thursday, 12 December 2002 - 12:00AM
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The First Three Minutes

Professor Frank Close
Tuesday, 10 December 2002 - 12:00AM
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HERA – Queen of the Electron Microscopes

Professor Frank Close
Friday, 11 October 2002 - 12:00AM
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Neutrinos in the Snow

Professor Frank Close
Wednesday, 9 October 2002 - 12:00AM