Research course

Nuclear Physics

Institution
University of Edinburgh · School of Physics and Astronomy
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

All applicants must meet our general entry and language requirements.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

We have established an enviable reputation for producing impactful work and sought-after graduates. Our group boasts the greatest breadth of expertise in the UK, which creates a research environment that allows for diversity, collaboration and a high level of understanding of the field as a whole.

The main areas of our research include:

  • photonuclear research
  • exotic nuclei
  • nuclear astrophysics
  • silicon detector devices
  • dark matter research

Our experimental research includes studies to identify both the baryonic and non-baryonic constituents of the universe, the influence of nuclear reactions on stellar explosions, and the quark substructures of hadrons.

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Graduate School secretary
Email
gradschool@ph.ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 131 650 5273