Condensed Matter Physics Seminar: Solution-processable nanohybrids for single-molecule investigationsFriday 12 February 2016, 15:00
ArgoNeuT & LArIAT: Towards Big Physics through Small LArTPCsFriday 19 February 2016, 13:45
Condensed Matter Physics Seminar: Nanoscale structure of nitride light emitting diodesFriday 19 February 2016, 15:00
Award for outstanding scientist
Dr Sarah Badman has been hailed as “one of the top early-career planetary physicists in the world” after being awarded a prize by the Royal Astronomical Society.Learn More
Lancaster is a great place to study
Physics is placed 2nd in the Guardian university league tables 2016Learn More
High Quality Research
REF2014 ranked us 2nd in the UK for the amount of research outputs judged to be of internationally leading (4 star) quality, with 28% of our publications in this top bracket.Learn More
Diversity in Physics
We're proud to have attained Juno Champion status, under the Institute of Physics programme designed to advance women's careers in physics higher education.Learn More
We're keen to develop partnerships with schools to inspire school students to continue studying Physics to a higher level.Learn More
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Ranked 2nd in the Guardian league tables 2016, we have expert teaching, world class facilities and a great campus environment.
Leading courses offering flexible student support through a variety of educational and practical research.
The Department offers opportunities for PhD research in all its research groups.
Lancaster is home to one of the top UK Physics research facilities.
Dr Gemma Lancaster (Physics) has been selected from thousands of nominations worldwide for the prestigious 2016 Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe Science and Healthcare list.
The first ever measurement of the temperature of electrons in a nanoelectronic device a few thousandths of a degree above absolute zero has been demonstrated by Lancaster University.
Lancaster University has begun work on a £2m suite of ultra-low noise laboratories, IsoLab, which will provide the most advanced environments in the world for the expanding field of quantum technology.