Staff expertise in Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

Head of Department

Professor Martin HardcastleProfessor Martin Hardcastle - Professor of Astrophysics

  • Title: Professor of Astrophysics, Director of CAR
  • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics, Financial Mathematics and Engineering Mathematics
  • Specialist areas: High-energy astrophysics / Statistics
  • Staff profile: View Prof Hardcastle's profile

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    Dr Salah BeddiafMr Salah Beddiaf - Principal Lecturer in Mathematics

    • Title: Principal Lecturer in Mathematics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Differential equations

    Professor Elias BrinksProfessor Elias Brinks - Professor of Astrophysics

    • Title: Professor of Astrophysics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics and Engineering Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Galaxies
    • Staff profile: View Professor Brinks' profile

    Dr Ben BurninghamDr Ben Burningham - Researcher in Astrophysics

    • Title: Researcher in Astrophysics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics and Astrophysics
    • Specialist areas: Low-mass stars / Brown dwarfs
    • Staff profile: View Dr Burningham's profile

    Dr Catarina CarvalhoDr Catarina Carvalho - Senior Lecturer in Mathematics

    • Title: Senior Lecturer in Mathematics
    • Teaching contributes to: Mathematics and Financial Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Algebra / Theoretical computer science
    • Staff profile: View Dr Carvalho's profile

    Dr Charles ChemelDr Charles Chemel - Researcher in Physics

    • Title: Researcher in Physics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Fluid dynamics / Atmospheric physics
    • Staff profile: View Dr Chemel's profile

    Dr James CollettDr James Collett - Principal Lecturer in Physics

    • Title: Principal Lecturer in Physics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Physics / Fluid dynamics
    • Staff profile: View Dr Collett's profile

    Dr Kristen CoppinDr Kristen Coppin - Senior Lecturer in Astrophysics

    • Title: Senior Lecturer in Astrophysics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics, Financial Mathematics and Engineering Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Submillimetre astrophysics
    • Staff profile: View Dr Coppin's profile

    Emeritus Professor Alan DaviesProfessor Alan Davies - Professor of Mathematics

    • Title: Professor of Mathematics
    • Teaching contributes to: Financial Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Numerical algorithms / Financial derivatives / Mathematics outreach

    Dr Reto DorizziDr Reto Dorizzi - Lecturer in Physics

    • Title: Lecturer in Physics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics, Financial Mathematics and Engineering Mathematics
    • Specialist areas: Mechanics / Electromagnetism
    • Staff profile: View Dr Dorizzi's profile

    Professor Janet DrewProfessor Janet Drew PhD, FInstP, FRAS, FHEA

    • Title: Professor of Astrophysics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics and Astrophysics
    • Specialist areas: Massive stars / Galactic plane

    Dr Aidan FarrowDr Aidan Farrow - Research Fellow

    • Title: Research Fellow
    • Specialist areas: Climate Change /
      Earth System Modelling

    Dr Andrew FitzharrisMr Andrew Fitzharris - Principal Lecturer in Mathematics

    • Title: Principal Lecturer in Mathematics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics
    • Specialist areas: Numerical methods / Computational mathematics

    Dr James GeachDr James Geach - Royal Society University Research Fellow

    • Title: Royal Society University Research Fellow
    • Teaching contributes to: Engineering mathematics
    • Specialist area: Sub-millimetre astrophysics
    • Staff profile: View Dr Geach's profile

    Dr Timothy GledhillDr Timothy Gledhill - Reader in Astrophysics

    • Title: Reader in Astrophysics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics and Astrophysics
    • Specialist area: Evolved stars
    • Staff profile: View Dr Gledhill's profile

    Dr Richard GreenawayDr Richard Greenaway - Senior Research Fellow

    • Title: Senior Research Fellow
    • Teaching contributes to: Engineering mathematics
    • Specialist area: Scientific computing / Light scattering
    • Staff profile: View Dr Greenaway's profile

    Dr Evelyn HesseDr Evelyn Hesse - Senior Lecturer in Physics

    • Title: Senior Lecturer in Physics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics and Astrophysics
    • Specialist areas: Optics / Diffraction
    • Staff profile: View Dr Hesse's profile

    Dr Edwin HirstDr Edwin Hirst - Senior Research Fellow

    • Title: Senior Research Fellow
    • Specialist area: Laboratory physics / Light scattering
    • Staff profile: View Dr Hirst's profile

    Emeritus Professor Jim HoughProfessor Jim Hough - Professor of Astrophysics

    Professor Hugh JonesMR Hugh Jones - Professor of Astrophysics

    • Title: Professor of Astrophysics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics
    • Specialist areas: Low-mass stars / Brown dwarfs / Extrasolar Planets
    • Staff profile: View Professor Jones's profile

    Dr Steve KaneDr Steve Kane - Principal Lecturer in Mathematics

    • Title: Principal Lecturer in Mathematics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Numerical algorithms / Differential equations
    • Staff profile: View Dr Kane's profile

    Professor Paul KayeProfessor Paul Kaye - Professor of Physics

    Dr Sugata KavirajDr Sugata Kaviraj - Senior Lecturer in Astrophysics

    • Title: Reader in Astrophysics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics and Engineering Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Galaxies
    • Staff profile: View Dr Kaviraj's profile

    Dr Chiaki KobayashiDr Chiaki Kobayashi - Senior Lecturer in Astrophysics

    • Title: Senior Lecturer in Astrophysics
    • Teaching contributes to: Mathematics and Financial Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Computational astrophysics / High-performance computing
    • Staff profile: View Dr Kobayashi's profile

    Dr Phil LucasDr Philip Lucas - Reader in Astrophysics

    • Title: Reader in Astrophysics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics and Engineering Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Star formation, brown dwarfs and exoplanets
    • Staff profile: View Dr Lucas's profile

    Professor William MartinProfessor William Martin - Visiting Professor

    • Title: Visiting Professor
    • Specialist area: Lasers / Optics /
      Light scattering / Atmospheric physics

    Dr Alan McCallDr Alan McCall - Senior Lecturer in Physics

    • Title: Senior Lecturer in Physics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Quantum physics / Wave mechanics

    Professor Detlef MuellerDr Detlef Mueller - Reader in Physics

    • Title: Reader in Physics and Royal Society Wolfson Merit Award Recipient
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics
    • Specialist areas: Laser spectroscopy / Atmospheric physics
    • Staff profile: View Dr Mueller's profile

    Dr Ralf NapiwotzkiDr Ralf Napiwotzki - Reader in Astrophysics

    • Title: Reader in Astrophysics
    • Teaching contributes to: Mathematics and Financial Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Evolved stars / Portfolio management
    • Staff profile: View Dr Napiwotzki's profile

    Dr Yann PeresseDr Yannp Peresse - Lecturer in Mathematics

    • Title: Lecturer in Mathematics
    • Teaching contributes to: Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Algebra

    Professor David PinfieldProfessor David Pinfield - Professor of Astrophysics

    • Title: Professor of Astrophysics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics, Financial Mathematics and Engineering Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Low-mass stars
    • Staff profile: View Professor Pinfield's profile

    Dr Thomas RauscherProfessor Thomas Rauscher

    • Title: Visiting Research fellow from 1 October 2015
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics and Astrophysics
    • Specialist area: Nuclear astrophysics

    Mrs Carrie RickettsCarrie Ricketts - Lecturer in Actuarial Mathematics

    • Title: Lecturer in Actuarial Mathematics
    • Teaching contributes to: Mathematics and Financial Mathematics, Engineering Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Actuarial Mathematics

    Professor Sean RyanProfessor Sean Ryan

    • Title: Professor of Astrophysics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics
    • Specialist areas: Nuclear astrophysics / Stellar spectroscopy / Actuarial methods
    • Staff profile: View Professor Ryan's profile

    Dr Marc SarziDr Marc Sarzi - Lecturer in Astronomy

    • Title: Lecturer in Astronomy
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics and Astrophysics
    • Specialist areas: Planetary nebulae / Galaxy dynamics

    Mr Kuldeep SinghMr Kuldeep Singh - Placement tutor

    • Title: Senior Lecturer in Mathematics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics, Financial Mathematics and Engineering Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Mathematical techniques

    Dr Dan SmithDr Dan Smith - Research Fellow in Astrophysics

    • Title: Research Fellow in Astrophysics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics
    • Staff profile: View Dr Smith's profile

    Professor Ranjeet SokhiProfessor Ranjeet Sokhi - Professor of Physics

    Dr Warren StanleyDr Warren Stanley - Research Fellow

    • Title: Research Fellow
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics and Astrophysics
    • Specialist area: Laboratory physics / Light scattering
    • Staff profile: View Dr Stanley's profile

    Dr Ole SteuernagelDr Ole Steuernagel - Senior Lecturer in Physics

    • Title: Senior Lecturer in Physics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics and Astrophysics
    • Specialist area: Quantum physics
    • Staff profile: View Dr Steuernagel's profile

    Dr Jason StevensDr Jason Stevens - Reader in Astrophysics

    • Title: Reader in Astrophysics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics and Astrophysics
    • Specialist area: Active galaxies
    • Staff profile: View Dr Stevens's profile

    Dr Chris StopfordDr Chris Stopford - Research Assistant

    • Title: Research Assistant
    • Teaching contributes to: Engineering Mathematics
    • Specialist areas: Light scattering / Scientific computation
    • Staff profile: View Dr Stopford's profile

    Dr Matthias Tesche

    • Title: Reader in Physics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics, Atmospheric Physics
    • Specialist area: Meteorology, remote sensing, aerosols and clouds

    Dr Mark ThompsonDr Mark Thompson - Principal Lecturer in Astronomy

    • Title: Principal Lecturer in Astronomy & Dean of School of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics
    • Teaching contributes to: Physics and Astrophysics
    • Specialist area: Star formation
    • Staff profile: View Dr Thompson's profile

    Dr Mikko TuomiDr Mikko Tuomi - Research Assistant

    • Title: Research Assistant
    • Specialist areas: Extrasolar planets
    • Staff profile: View Mikko Tuomi's profile

    Professor Joseph UlanowskiDr Joseph Ulanowski - Reader in Physics

    • Title: Professor in Physics
    • Specialist area: Optics / Atmospheric physics / Light scattering

    Dr Charles YoungDr Charles Young - Lecturer in Mathematics

    • Title: Senior Lecturer in Mathematics
    • Teaching contributes to: Mathematics
    • Specialist area: Algebra / Mathematical Physics
    • Staff profile: View Dr Young's profile