Important Notice: Physics by the Lake 2020 has been postponed until further notice due to the COVID 19 outbreak. Registered participants will receive a refund of any fees or deposits paid.

Physics by the Lake is the UK national summer school on theoretical condensed matter physics, aimed at PhD students towards the end of their first year. While geared towards UK students, we welcome participants worldwide.

It is organised by the Institute of Physics (IOP) Theory of Condensed Matter group. It consists of two weeks of high-quality lecture courses by experts in the field, as well as tutorials to give thorough training in solving real problems. There is also a series of after-dinner seminars.

The 2020 Physics by the Lake summer school will take place at the University of Stirling from August 3-14 2020.

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