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Durham University

Department of Mathematical Sciences

Academic Staff

Paul Sutcliffe, PhD Durham University

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Professor, Theoretical Particle Physics in the Department of Mathematical Sciences
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 43123
Room number: CM212a

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Research Groups

  • Mathematical & Theoretical Physics
  • Mathematical & Theoretical Physics: Solitons in Field Theory

Research Interests

  • Mathematical Physics
  • Topological Solitons


Journal Article

Authored book

  • Manton, N.S. & Sutcliffe, P.M. (2004). Topological Solitons. Cambridge.: Cambridge University Press.

Chapter in book

  • Sutcliffe, P.M. (2018). Hopfions. In Ludwig Faddeev Memorial Volume: A Life in Mathematical Physics. Ge, M., Niemi, A., Phua, K.K. & Takhtajan, L.A. New Jersey: World Scientific. 539-547.
  • Battye, R.A., Manton, N.S. & Sutcliffe, P.M. (2010). Skyrmions and Nuclei. In The Multifaceted Skyrmion. Brown, G.E. & Rho, M. World Scientific Publishing. 3-39.