School of Physics
The School of Physics at the University of Sydney is the leading Physics department in the country, with outstanding staff and students undertaking world-leading teaching and research.
Our 100 staff and 150 postgraduate students conduct research across a vast range of interests from nanoparticles to clusters of galaxies and from theoretical modelling to laboratory experiments. With access to supercomputers, modern laboratory facilities and observatories, locally, nationally and internationally, the School of Physics is the premier environment for physics education and research.
Researchers from the Sydney Institute for Astronomy describe the GALAH Survey in the Royal Astronomical Society Journal.
The Federal Minister for Industry and Science has officially launched a teaching academy dedicated to excellence and innovation in the teaching of mathematics, science and technology.
The University has appointed the first leadership team for our newest multi-faculty research and education initiative, the Australian Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology (AINST).