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Academic Promotion Success

Posted on Wednesday 11 July 2018

We are delighted to announce that several of our physics staff have received promotions.

YPI Academic to receive the William Crookes Prize

Posted on Tuesday 26 June 2018

Dr Deborah O'Connell will be awarded the William Crookes Prize during the ESCAMPIG 2018 in Glasgow.

Success for York Physics students in Three Minute Thesis Competition

Posted on Monday 18 June 2018

The Research Excellence Training Team (RETT) work on behalf of the York Graduate Research School to organise this annual event as a showcase of PhD talent.

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