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Professor Hiranya Peiris IOP Prize

Professor Hiranya Peiris recognised with prestigious physics prize

Professor Hiranya Peiris, Dr Helen Czerski and Professor Jennifer Thomas have been awarded medals and prizes by the Institute of Physics (IOP) for their outstanding, sustained and distinguished contributions to physics. More...

DESI Corrector

DESI corrector at UCL ready to be shipped

The Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument’s (DESI) wide field optical corrector has been fully assembled and tested at UCL and is due to be shipped to the Mayall telescope at Kitt Peak Observatory in Arizona for commissioning.
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UCL to lead European mission to study new planets

UCL is leading a multi-million pound European mission to study newly discovered planets after it was selected today as the next European Space Agency science mission. More...

Data on 400 million astronomical objects released

Scientists on the Dark Energy Survey (DES), which includes UCL Astrophysics Group (P&A) researchers, announce their first three years of data including information on about 400 million astronomical objects such as distant galaxies billions of light years away as well as stars in our own galaxy. More...

Astrophysics Promotions

28 June 2017

We would like to congratulate the following people on their well-deserved promotions:

Dr Nick Achilleos promotion to Professor of Planetary Physics;

Dr Jay Farihi promotion to Reader in Astrophysics;

Dr Benjamin Joachimi promotion to Reader in Astrophysics;

Dr Andrew Pontzen promotion to Reader in Cosmology;

Dr Amelie Saintonge promotion to Reader in Extragalactic Astrophysics.

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