School of Physics and Astronomy


Outreach initiative nominated for Times Higher Education Award
6 September 2019

We are delighted to announce that a School of Physics and Astronomy outreach project has been nominated for a Times Higher Education Award.


Large Hadron Collider (LHC) Machine Learning Seminar: Deep Learning applications for the Large Hadron Collider
4 June 2019

At the LHC, physicists need to process large amounts of data in short time. This is typically done with rule-based algorithms designed through domain knowledge, which can reach very large accuracy at the cost of big execution time.

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.

Emmy Noether Professor Berman Talks about Emmy Noether on BBC Radio 4
18 January 2019

On Thursday, 24 January 2019 Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the ideas and achievements of one of the great 20th-century mathematicians.