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Department of Physics


The department hosts an innovative and dynamic physics research community, concentrated in four divisions: 

Plasma physics 
Institute of Photonics

The department is taking a leading role in the new International Max Planck Partnership.

The department is a member of the Scottish Universities Physics Alliance (SUPA).



The department offers:

Unified undergraduate degrees (BSc or MPhys)
Postgraduate taught masters (MSc)
Research-based degrees (PhD or MRes)

Funded PhD studentships are available - interested applicants should contact pgstudies@phys.strath.ac.uk.


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Current Students

Equality and Diversity


Research Colloquia - Autumn 2014

Faculty of Science Golden Jubilee Lecture, Prof. Iain Neil, 23rd September, "The Development of Motion Picture Camera Zoom Lenses"

Explorathon, 26th September

University Open Day, 11th October

Faculty of Science Annual Lecture, Dr Dan Russell, 22nd October, "What does it mean to be literate in the Age of Google"

Department Open Evening, 29th October

Department of Physics
University of Strathclyde
John Anderson Building
107 Rottenrow
Glasgow G4 0NG, UK