School of Physics and Astronomy

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We achieved 95% overall student satisfaction for physics in the National Student Survey 2019

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Sign language and science

Leading researcher says the rate of new scientific advances is outpacing the development of sign language to explain them

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of our research activity is

'world-leading' or 'internationally excellent' latest REF

Top 5

in the UK for Physics

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Top 100

World Top 100 University

QS World University Rankings 2020

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All are welcome to join Dr Rob Purdy and Dr Alison Voice for this seminar followed by a discussion on the topic: "Are our students welcomed or overwhelmed?"

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Dr Emily Draper, University of Glasgow, is going to present her research to the molecular and nanoscale physics research group.

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Dr Ezio Iacocca from Northumbria University, Newcastle is visiting Leeds to present some of research to the condensed matter physics research group.

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Professor Paul Sutcliffe (University of Durham) will be presenting a seminar on his research in condensed matter physics.

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We deliver events and activities to showcase this fascinating subject area to students at schools and colleges across the UK.

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The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset.

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