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Scientia Professor Michelle Simmons
18 October 2016

For her pioneering research in quantum physics, UNSW Scientia Professor Michelle Simmons has been honoured with a €100,000 international L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Award.

12 September 2016

The Australian Research Council (ARC) announced nine new Centres of Excellence late last week.

08 September 2016

UNSW School of Physics Senior Lecturer and ARC Future Fellow Dr Dane McCamey was a finalist for the 3M Eureka Prize for Emerging Leader in Science at last week’s award ceremony held in Sydney. The reigning NSW Young Tall Poppy of th

07 September 2016

UNSW School of Physics Adjunct Associate Professor Dr Lisa Harvey-Smith has won the 2016 Eureka award for promoting Australian science research for her work and vision in astronomy at last week’s award ceremony at Sydney’s Town Hall.

01 June 2016

In 2017 the School of Physics will be hosting a visiting teaching fellow for the first time. A teaching fellow is a current high school physics teacher who works in a secondment position in the School of Physics for one year.

(L - R) Shane Hengst, Joshua Gereis, Shaila Akhter, Matthew Freeman and Dr. Frederick Osman
12 May 2016

UNSW Physics Outreach team presented once again at Trinity Grammar School for the 5th annual astronomy night on Wednesday, 11 May 2016.  Guest speaker was PhD candidate Matthew