Physics research

Our research ranges from fundamental particle physics to the development of advanced technologies. Browse the links below for more information.

Laser close up

Our research ranges from fundamental quantum mechanics to high-speed optical telecommunications and high-power lasers.

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Earth from space

We address vital questions about climate, geohazards and sustainable energy.

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Researcher using physics equipment

Our research covers the linked fields of condensed matter physics and complex systems.

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Microfluid disk

We seek to identify and pursue opportunities for new technologies, techniques, and materials in applied physics.

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Dr Nicholas Rattenbury, Department of Physics

Discover some of the exciting research happening in the Department of Physics with our selection of interviews.

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Physics students

Search for masters and doctoral supervisors and research projects that you can join.

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