Research in the Department of Physics and Astronomy
Members of the Department carry out research within several research groups, including:
Physics Applied to Medicine
Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
Plasma Science and Engineering Physics
In addition, the Department has close links with the Open University's Planetary and Space Sciences Research Institute (PSSRI). Further information on all these areas can be found by following the links above.
An active PhD programme is also supported. Further details of this are given in the Opportunities section of this website and also in the OU Research Degrees Prospectus.