PG research in Elementary Particle Theory
Dr Silvia Pascoli (firstname.lastname@example.org)
The Centre for Particle Theory is a combined research group in the Mathematics and Physics Departments. This is the largest such group in the country, with more than 80 members and active research interests in all branches of the subject. In addition to the 26 permanent members of academic staff, there are about 12 postdoctoral research associates and 50 postgraduate students.
Students are taken by both departments to read for Ph.D. or M.Sc. degrees. The two departments are situated about 200 metres apart in modern buildings with excellent facilities. Each student is assigned to a member of staff who supervises his/her research on a personal basis.
- Particle Theory postgraduate info sheet (last modified: 26 November 2007)
There are typically seven PPARC studentships available each year in the Centre for Particle Theory and in addition three EPSRC awards for CPT students within the Maths Department. We recommend that applications for these studentships are submitted by the beginning of February.
The Institute for Computational Cosmology (ICC) and the Institute for Particle Physics Phenomenology (IPPP) are offering new postgraduate opportunities as the result of being awarded a Marie Curie Early Stage Training Host Fellowship. Full details are available at http://icc.dur.ac.uk/index.php?content=Mariecurie/MarieCurie.