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School of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

Welcome to the School where excellence in teaching meets excellence in research. Interact with leading scientists and mathematicians, use our state-of-the-art facilities and learn in a friendly and stimulating environment.

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+44 (0)1707 284394

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School of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics
University of Hertfordshire
Hatfield
Hertfordshire
AL10 9AB
UK

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About the School of Physics, Astronomy and Maths

About the School of Physics, Astronomy and Maths

See why you should come to the University of Hertfordshire to study. Find out what we can offer you....

Staff expertise in Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

Staff expertise in Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

From nuclear astrophysics, numerical algorithms and laser spectroscopy to mathematical techniques – our staff hold extensive expertise in the areas of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics....

Research in Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

Research in Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

Read about our world-leading research programme which feeds strongly into our teaching....

Student successes in the School of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

Student successes in the School of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

View the graduate profiles to find out some of the rewarding careers that our students have chosen....

Outreach

Outreach

Find out about science and mathematics outreach for the general public and local schools....

Observatory open evenings

Observatory open evenings

Our observatory at Bayfordbury is the hub of our astronomy outreach programme. The observatory plays host to weekly evening visits from small groups, clubs and school parties....

  • An Art & Astronomy Open Evening at Bayfordbury

    An Art & Astronomy Open Evening at Bayfordbury

    Researchers and post-graduate students from University of Hertfordshire’s Centre for Astrophysics Research will be mixing their cosmic palettes of galaxies, planets and stars with painters, actors and musicians at the...

    20th Mar 2014 – 16:55

  • Every red dwarf star has at least one planet

    Every red dwarf star has at least one planet

    Three new planets classified as habitable-zone super-Earths are amongst eight new planets discovered orbiting nearby red dwarf stars by an international team of astronomers from the UK and Chile. The...

    4th Mar 2014 – 08:54

  • Mathematics Masterclass

    Mathematics Masterclass

    Join us to celebrate the 30th anniversary of our Mathematics masterclasses. The highly interactive sessions introduce students to aspects or applications of the subjects which...

    12th Jun 2014 – 19:00