Symposium on High Energy Physics

to mark the retirement of

Professor John Dowell FRS

Wednesday July 3rd 2002 at 1.30pm

Lecture Theatre A, Watson Building, University of Birmingham


John Dowell retires in September 2002 after a long and distinguished career in High Energy Physics. To mark this occasion there was a half-day Symposium at the University of Birmingham, which covered some of the experiments which John has worked on.

Picture Gallery

Some of the pictures taken on the day with a digital camera can be found from this link.


The meeting was hosted by the School of Physics and Astronomy of the University of Birmingham, and took place in the Watson Building in Lecture Theatre A.


1.30 Welcome John Garvey
1.45 Early days in Birmingham Malcolm Derrick
2:15 The NIMROD Era Chris Damerell
2:45 Tea  
3:15 The UA1 Experiment Carlo Rubbia
3:45 Early CERN and UA1 Peter Kalmus
4.15 ATLAS and the future Nick Ellis
4.45 Buffet reception in the Bridge Study Room  

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