Welcome from the Head of Department
We are driven by excellence in both research and teaching. Our particular research expertise lies in Condensed Matter Physics, Plasma Physics and Fusion, and Nuclear Physics.
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Professor Sarah Thompson
Head of Department
Posted on Thursday 18 December 2014
The 2014 UK assessment of research quality (REF 2014) has recognised the strength and impact of physics research at the University of York.
Posted on Thursday 11 December 2014
Scientists at the University of York have helped to uncover the properties of defects in the atomic structure of magnetite, potentially opening the way for its use in producing more powerful electronic devices.
Posted on Wednesday 26 November 2014
A new £120 million national network of Quantum Technology Hubs, that will explore the properties of quantum mechanics and how they can be harnessed for use in technology, has been unveiled today at the University of Birmingham.
Posted on Tuesday 28 October 2014
Modelling of production of thin films for touch screens.
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