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Stargazing Live

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Dr Giovanna Tinetti

Dr Giovanna Tinetti (Astrophysics Group) talks about the exoplanet Kepler-22b, and how we can look for signs of life on distant planets.

Dr Hiranya Peiris recipient of 2012 RAS Fowler Prize for Early Achievement in Astronomy

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Dr Hiranya Peiris

Dr Hiranya Peiris, a member of the Astrophysics group, has been awarded the 2012 Royal Astronomical Society (RAS) Fowler Prize for Early Achievement in Astronomy.

ERC Advanced Grant Award for Prof. Ofer Lahav

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Prof. Ofer Lahav

Professor Ofer Lahav, a member of the Astrophysics group, is one of five UCL members of staff to have been awarded a prestigious ERC Advanced Grant Award.

The project will look at ‘Testing the Dark Energy Paradigm and Measuring Neutrino Mass with the Dark Energy Survey'. It is due to commence on 1 May 2012 and is worth 2.4M Euro.


UCL scientist goes from Lab Bench to Backbench

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pairing scheme

Dr Nguyen TK Thanh has taken part in a scheme where MPs and Civil Servants are paired up with leading scientists for a week at both their respective places of work.

Groundbreaking EMMA results could revolutionise cancer therapy

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Groundbreaking EMMA results could revolutionise cancer therapy

Acceleration in the linear non-scaling fixed-field alternating-gradient accelerator EMMA

Richard D'Arcy and co-workers, Nature Physics, (2012)

The Hunt for Higgs: A Horizon Special

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Prof. Jon Butterworth

On Monday 9 Jan 2012 Head of Department, Prof Jon Butterworth and Research Associate Adam Davison appeared on the BBC 2 Horizon programme 'The Hunt for Higgs: A Horizon Special'. The programme focused on the Higgs particle and why it is significant.

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