Department of Physics


Dr Kenny WeirWe are proud to be one of the largest and most prestigious Physics Departments in the UK with an outstanding reputation for excellence in research, undergraduate education and postgraduate training. We offer undergraduate degree programmesMaster level programmes including a new two academic year MSc in Physics with Extended Research, and also host three Centres for Doctoral Training. We have a vibrant and internationally leading research programme that provides a broad-based coverage of fundamental and applied physics, that strongly supports multidisciplinary collaborations and that actively fosters the development of new fields. We have recently established an Industry Club to promote the relationship with our industrial partners. We are committed to providing a positive environment that supports everyone in reaching their potential.

Dr Kenny Weir
Acting Head of Department