News

18 December 2020

We are now accepting applications for School of Physics casual teaching jobs for Term 1 2021
Applications close 5pm, Friday 15 January 2021

17 December 2020

The NSW Branch of the Australian Institute of Physics in conjunction with the Royal Australian Chemical Institute and the Royal Society of NSW held its annual Postgraduate Awards Day on Tuesday 10 November 2020 at the Concord Golf Club.

09 October 2020

Researchers at UNSW Sydney have demonstrated the lowest noise level on record for a semiconductor quantum bit, or qubit.

06 October 2020

From the morality plays in Star Trek, to the grim futures in Black Mirror, fiction can help explore our hopes – and fears – of the role science might play in our futures.

A student breaks a brick on Professor Joe Wolfe to demonstrate the physics of collision
14 September 2020

Physics Professor Joe Wolfe is popular among students for dramatic lecture demonstrations. Out of class he researches the mechanics of the human voice and composes music. 

30 July 2020
Have you ever wondered why stars twinkle?
23 July 2020

UNSW Sydney will celebrate the wonderful world of science with a range of digital events for the 2020 National Science Week.  

19 June 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many people to put their day-to-day lives on pause, whether this meant cancelling travel plans, working or studying from home, or putting a halt to in-person social interaction. 
 
As we look for silver linings, astrophysicist, proud Wiradjur
18 June 2020

Congratulations to Professor Tamara Davis, who has been awarded the UNSW 2020 Alumni Award for Research Achievement.