Haere Mai.

Welcome to the New Zealand Institute of Physics

The New Zealand Institute of Physics is the institute for professional physicists. Our members include: college teachers, university lecturers, students studying to be physicists, CRI scientists, industry scientists, etc.

We provide:

  • BlueBullet2A forum for discussing physics education and research
  • BlueBullet2A physics teacher network.
  • BlueBullet2Sponsorship of high school Physics prizes.
  • BlueBullet2Submissions to government concerning physics education and research.
  • BlueBullet2Conferences.
  • BlueBullet2Reduced membership fees for students.


Notice of the 2016 Annual General Meeting of the New Zealand Institute of Physics

Date: Monday 19th September

Time: 4.30pm

Place: Access to the meeting will be through Zoom (teleconference).  Details can be gained by emailing the secretary@nzip.org.nz

AMN8 Conference Announcement:

12-18 February 2017 – check out the details at amn8.co.nz



NZ International Year of Light

UNESCO has designated 2015 as the International Year of Light (IYL). This will be a significant theme of the NZIP Conference.

The New Zealand IYL website is at: http://www.light2015.nz/

The UNESCO IYL website is at: http://www.light2015.org/


Archived Material and AGM Minutes:

  • BlueBullet2NZIP AGM 2014
  • BlueBullet2NZIP Awards – Dan Walls Medal 2011
  • BlueBullet22011 Conference Presentations Online
  • BlueBullet2NZIP AGM: 24/10/13
  • BlueBullet2NZIP AGM: 25/10/12
  • BlueBullet2NZIP AGM: 19/10/11

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