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Richard Ellis to join UCL

Astronomer Richard Ellis is to join UCL's Department of Physics & Astronomy as Professor of Astrophysics.

Published: Apr 13, 2015 12:12:30 PM

UCL's Ian Robinson presented with Aminoff prize

On the 30th March Professor Ian Robinson, the Gregori Aminoff Prize Laureate of 2015, visited Lund in Southern Sweden for the Gregori Aminoff Prize symposium that was held in his honour. 

Published: Apr 9, 2015 3:44:08 PM

News stories from departmental websites

STS workshop on "scale" is big success

The Department hosted a one-day workshop, “On Being the Right Size: Science, Technology and Scale” on Wednesday April 29, exploring issues of scale in science and technology studies. With contributions from scholars in Philosophy of Science, History of Science, Science Policy, Materials Science, Architecture, Photography and Science Communication the event presented a variety of perspectives on the question of scale.

Published: May 5, 2015 4:46:55 PM

Athena SWAN

This year the Department of Chemistry is aiming for the Silver Award, the application is being headed up by Professor Helen Fielding.  Meet this years' team by visiting our Athena SWAN page.

Published: Apr 29, 2015 4:14:47 PM

Department achieves ECU Athena SWAN Bronze Award

The latest round of Athena SWAN award winners were announced today and the Department was delighted to learn that our submission for a bronze award was judged to have reached the required standard by the assessment panel. The awards recognise commitment to advancing women’s careers in science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine in higher education and research.

Published: Apr 23, 2015 2:36:23 PM