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Cheng Tan (RMIT, left) and Feixiang Xiang (UNSW, right) use a micromanipulator to fabricate hBN-encapsulated WTe2 structures within the oxygen-free, nitrogen atmosphere of a glove-box at RMIT.
03 July 2018

FLEET RMIT—UNSW collaboration measuring transport properties of van der Waals heterostructures

26 June 2018

The School of Physics is currently hiring for two education-focused roles.

Teaching Fellow 

FLEET
25 June 2018

FLEET - the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Future Low-Energy Electronics Technologies - has been officially launched.

24 April 2018

In a huge galactic archaeology project, astronomers led by UNSW's Dr Sarah Martell have revealed the “DNA” of more than 340,000 stars in the Milky Way, which should help them find the siblings of the Sun, now scattered across the sky. 

Dr Dennis Stello
19 April 2018

When NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) blasted off into space, Dr Dennis Stello from the School of Physics UNSW, experienced it from the front row.

2017 School of Physics Award Recipients
17 April 2018
The School of Physics held its annual award night on Tuesday the 17th of April, to recognise the top performing students of 2017.  The ceremony is a
n this talk, I will present our recent progress in searching novel topological phases and new spin physics in transition metal dichalcogenides using ARPES and Spin-ARPES. Wednesday 31 January 2018, 1:00AM-12:00PM, G60, Physics Common Room, Old Main Building, K15, UNSW Sydney. Light refreshments provided.
31 January 2018
Shuyun Zhou
Department of Physics, Tsinghua University
 
Abstract:  Two-dimensional (2D) materials (e.g.
Professor Michelle Simmons Named Australian of the Year
29 January 2018

The School of Physics, UNSW congratulates Scientia Professor Michelle Simmons, who has been named the 2018 Australian of the Year in recognition of her pioneering research and inspiring leadership in q

09 January 2018

We are accepting applications for 2018 casual laboratory demonstrators in the first year and higher year teaching laboratories, teaching assistants for online courses, problem solving workshops and the first year study area.