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Space sounds project wins public engagement award
12 March 2019

Dr Martin Archer has won the Public Engagement Involve Award at the QMUL Engagement and Enterprise Awards 2019.

PsiStar talk on Particle Physics with Q&A celebrating the International Women Day
7 March 2019

Psistar talk on particle physics with Q&A celebrating the International Women Day

Spacecraft measurements reveal mechanism of solar wind heating
14 February 2019

A researcher from the School of Physics and Astronomy has led a study which describes the first direct measurement of how energy is transferred from the chaotic electromagnetic fields in space to the particles that make up the solar wind, leading to the heating of interplanetary space.