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Research Enquiries

Daisuke Kawata
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General Enquiries

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Research Projects

Research in the department encompasses a wide variety of topics in the areas of astrophysics, solar and space plasma physics, planetary science, imaging, detector physics, cryogenics, system engineering and climate extremes. Please use the links below to explore each research area in greater depth, or contact us and we will refer you to the appropriate person. Note that these are examples of the projects we can offer, but not complete list of the projects. Supervisors often have their "hidden" projects which may suit you more. Therefore, please also explore the research interests of our academic staff and feel free to contact them. 

Prioritised Research Project 2014: In this year, we are particularly looking for candidates who are interested in the following projects. 

Astrophysics Projects

Solar Physics

Common interests and opportunities for joint projects with other UCL departments can be found through:

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