School of Physics and Astronomy

Studying with us offers you the opportunity to gain a fundamental understanding of the way the universe works.

Physics and Astronomy PhD, MPhil Full-time, Part-time
Astronomy and Astrophysics PhD, MPhil Full-time, Part-time
Astronomy Instrumentation PhD, MPhil Full-time, Part-time
Condensed Matter and Photonics PhD, MPhil Full-time, Part-time
Gravitational Physics PhD, MPhil Full-time, Part-time
Cosmology from the Cosmic Microwave Background and the low-redshift Universe
Data mining at the South Galactic Pole
Detecting and tracking Near-Earth Objects
Development of metamaterial lenslet arrays for Cosmic Microwave Background experiments
Development of metamaterials components for Cosmic Microwave Background experiments
Dust, gas and stars in the big neighbour
Exploring the cool Universe with Point Process Mapping
Extracting weak Gravitional Wave events
Feedback from massive stars and the formation of interstellar bubbles
Gravitational Waves and Gamma Ray Bursts
Improved radiative and thermal processes in star-forming gas and dust
Improving the sensitivity of gravitational-wave detectors
Inflation science from the next generation Cosmic Microwave Background B-mode surveys
Infrared darkness as a tracer of cloud evolution
Machine learning to extract gravitatonal wave transients
Machine learning to maximise the impact of ALMA
Measuring the properties of black-holes and neutron-stars with gravitational-waves
Modelling and interpreting observations of forming stars and galaxies
Modelling and studying gravitational waves from black-hole-binary mergers
Numerical simulations of black-hole binaries
Physics of Manufacturing 100Gb/s laser technology
Quantum dot lasers as sources for optoelectronic integration on Silicon
Revealing Astronomical and Archaeological Information from Satellite Imaging Data (AA - Reveal)
Searching for Cosmic Anomalies
Signal models for transient gravitational-wave astrophysics
Simulating star formation triggered by cloud/cloud collisions
Studies of supernovae and supernova remnants in the era of JWST
The dynamical assembly of molecular clouds
The early phases of cluster formation
The origin of galaxies and proto-clusters
The relationship between star-forming clouds and the star clusters they form
The role of magnetic fields in the earliest stages of star formation
Understanding the formation of the most massive galaxies in the Universe: from Herschel to the new generation of millimetre cameras
Vertical cavity surface emitting lasers for miniature atomic clocks