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Students using the Observatory telescope at the Astrocampus

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Celebration held for 2019 graduates

Posted on Friday 19 July 2019

A reception was hosted by the Department of Physics on Wednesday 17 July.

York to spearhead next phase of UK development of quantum-secure communications

Posted on Thursday 11 July 2019

The University of York has been awarded more than £23m to spearhead the second phase of the UK’s strategic investment in researching and developing secure quantum communications.

Happy Physics students!
National Student Survey 2019

Posted on Friday 5 July 2019

We’re delighted to have some of the happiest physics students in the UK.

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