Mathematical & Physical Sciences
The Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
encompasses the logical, experimental and mathematical study of our
Universe. The Faculty is an internationally renowned centre for both theoretical and applied research and a centre of educational excellence.
Front-line research feeds directly into our teaching programmes, and our students benefit from access to first-class laboratory facilities.
Researchers at UCL and the University of Liverpool have
shown a new way to use a single molecule as a magnetic field sensor.
Published: Jan 26, 2015 3:58:10 PM
Two UCL scientists and one scientific collaboration led by a UCL researcher have been recognised in this year's Royal Astronomical Society Awards.
Published: Jan 12, 2015 11:13:13 AM
and i-sense have joined forces with Google to contribute to the
earlier global detection of influenza outbreaks.
Published: Jan 9, 2015 3:33:55 PM
Scientists at UCL, in collaboration with groups at the University of Bath and the Science & Technology Facilities Council's Daresbury Laboratory, have uncovered the mystery of why blue light-emitting diodes (LEDs) are so difficult to make, by revealing the complex properties of their main component – gallium nitride – using sophisticated computer simulations.
Published: Jan 7, 2015 5:07:07 PM
Natural Sciences degrees
BSc and MSci
The faculty's flagship degree programme, Natural Sciences, combines courses from across the mathematical, physical and life sciences into a single, innovative cross-disciplinary degree.
Undergraduate and postgraduate degrees
The faculty offers a broad range of single-subject science degrees at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. Our subject areas are:
- Earth Sciences
- Physics & Astronomy
- Science & Technology Studies
- Space and Climate Physics
- Statistical Science