The School of Physics at the University of Sydney is the leading physics department in the country, with outstanding staff and students undertaking world-leading teaching and research.
In the most recent Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) report, we were the only physical sciences school in Australia to receive a perfect score in all eight categories, and achieved a top score of five in every category.
Our research expertise and our facilities offer a wide range of expertise to industry in diverse areas such as:
Professor Tara Murphy
Head of School
Associate Professor Archil Kobakhidze
Associate Head of Research
Associate Professor Tristram Alexander
Associate Head of Education
Associate Professor Helen Johnston
1st Year Coordinator
Associate Professor Bruce Yabsley
Dr Svetlana Postnova
Postgraduate Admissions Coordinator
Professor Kevin Varvell
Associate Head of Research Education - Postgraduate Candidature Coordination.