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17 April 2013

School Lecturer awarded 'Feedback School Teaching Award' by Edinburgh University Students' Association 

09 April 2013

Prof. Mike Cates of the School of Physics & Astronomy has been awarded the 2013 Weissenberg Award of the European Society of Rheology.

Image courtesy CERN.
08 April 2013

A 30-minute documentary called 'Particle Man' will be shown on BBC One on Wednesday 17th April.

25 March 2013

Two members of the School have joined the Royal Society's Young Academy of Scotland, a body of individuals who have demonstrated outstanding ability in their work. 

21 March 2013

New financial support for students in Theoretical Physics, Mathematical Physics and High Performance Computing

20 March 2013

The School of Physics & Astronomy to appoint new Chancellor's Fellows

15 March 2013

Researchers at the Institute for Astronomy have combined real world physics with a computer game to demonstrate the application of the scientific method.

14 March 2013

Latest results from CERN further reinforce that the particle discovered last year is a Higgs boson.

08 March 2013

Learn all about the MSc in HPC at our virtual Open Days in March, April and May.