An important objective of the Physics department of the École normale is to share and disseminate knowledge at all levels. To this end, the department is a partner in several events and organizes outreach events.

Towards the general public

- Participation in the Science Festival
- Participation in the ENS Science Night

Towards the CPGEs

- Special day on the theme of TIPE in year n+1
- Organization of the X-ENS-UPS days for CPGE teachers

For journalists and fellow physicists

- Regular scientific news from the laboratories
- Focus on the state of the art in a cutting-edge field
- Regular conferences (colloquia) given by internationally recognized researchers

The physics department is also present on social networks:
- Twitter
- Youtubewith its own channel

Colloquium 2022-2023

Colloquium, year 2021 - 2022 | ↦ Read more

Upcoming Seminars

Find out more about the upcoming physics seminars organised within and outside of ENS. Location, schedule and contact organisers are listed in the ’useful information’ section. LPENS Seminars see the LPENS website LKB Seminars see the LKB (...) | ↦ Read more

Events "In Focus"

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Fête de la Science

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Perspectives in Physics

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Physics seminars ENS-X-UPS

PHYSICS SEMINARS ENS-X-UPS 2, 3 ET 4 MAI 2018 THEME OF THE DAYS: ORDERS OF MAGNITUDE AND SCALING LAWS This symposium is organized for the teachers of preparatory classes by the Physics Departments of the Ecole Normale Supérieure and the (...) | ↦ Read more

Le Département de physique aux élèves des CPGE scientifiques

Exposés scientifiques sur le thème des TIPE (Travaux d’initiative personnelle encadrés). | ↦ Read more

MOOC in Statistical Mechanics

The massive open online course (MOOC) concept has already transformed the way people around the globe can access education. The Ẻcole normale supérieure has decided to be an actor in this movement and it’s an opportunity for the Department of (...) | ↦ Read more

Cycles lessons

Cours de Claude Cohen-Tannoudji Retrouvez les cours de Chaire de physique atomique et moléculaire de Claude Cohen-Tannoudji, Prix Nobel de Physique 1997. Vous pouvez aussi retrouver l’initiation aux atomes froids par l’équipe "atomes froids" du (...) | ↦ Read more

The Beg Rohu Summer school

The Beg Rohu Summer school is an international summer school of statistical physics and condensed matter. It is located at the French National Sailing School in Brittany. Every year it gathers for two weeks fifty participants—half PhD (...) | ↦ Read more


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