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Open Day registration is now open

If you, or someone you know are interested in studying one of our undergraduate courses the registration for our October open days is now open. Our Open Days consist of talks and tours of the department by our academics and current students, as well as demonstrations throughout the day. When visiting, you will also get the chance to take tours of the University campus, find out about societies and sports club as well as accommodation and on-campus facilities…

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Research Updates

Dr Paul Goddard announced as the 2023 winner of the Brian Pippard Prize

Dr Paul Goddard has been announced as the winner of the 2023 Brian Pippard Prize from the Institute of Physics (IOP) Superconductivity Group.

The Pippard Prize is named in honour of Professor Sir Brian Pippard, and is awarded on an annual basis by the IOP Superconductivity Group to a scientist working in the UK who has made a significant contribution to the field of superconductivity in the last few years.

Athena Swan Silver Award Institute of Physics Juno Champion

The Welfare and Communication Group (WCG) works to promote good working practices and gender equality in Physics.