Organization profile

Organisation profile

We have a thriving research programme, with over 40 academic staff and over 80 postdoctoral researchers, PhD students and research visitors, drawn from the UK and overseas. Our research has a high international profile, in keeping with the University's position as a leading research institution in the United Kingdom.

REF 2014 results

The results of the Research Evaluation Framework (REF) 2014 confirm the excellence of the research undertaken in the department. View REF 2014 results.

PhD projects

For a list of available PhD research projects please see FindaPhD.com.

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Research areas

Our research covers a wide spectrum of activities, from fundamental physics to technological applications.

Our activities are organised into research groups and centres:

Fingerprint The fingerprint is based on mining the text of the scientific documents related to the associated persons. Based on that an index of weighted terms is created, which defines the key subjects of research unit

fibers Physics & Astronomy
photonics Physics & Astronomy
hollow Physics & Astronomy
crystals Physics & Astronomy
galaxies Physics & Astronomy
solitary waves Physics & Astronomy
pulses Physics & Astronomy
gamma ray bursts Physics & Astronomy

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Projects 1989 2024

Research Output 1987 2019

A long-lived neutron star merger remnant in GW170817: constraints and clues from X-ray observations

Piro, L., Zhang, B., Troja, E., Ryan, G., Van Eerten, H., Ricci, R., Wieringa, M. H., Tiengo, A., Butler, N., Cenko, S. B., Fox, O. D., Khandrika, H. G., Novara, G. & Sakamoto, T., Feb 2019, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 483, p. 1912-1921

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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A multi-wavelength analysis of a collection of short-duration GRBs observed between 2012-2015

Pandey, S. B., Hu, Y., Castro-Tirado, A. J., Pozanenko, A. S., Sanchez-Ramirez, R., Gorosabel, J., Guziy, S., Jelinek, M., Jeong, S., Oates, S. R., Zhang, B-B., Mazaeva, E. D., Volnova, A. A., Minaev, P. Y., Van Eerten, H., Caballero-Garcia, M. D., Perez-Ramirez, D., Bremer, M., Winters, J-M., Park, I. H. & 53 othersNicuesa Guelbenzu, A., Klose, S., Moskvitin, A., Sokolov, V. V., Sonbas, E., Ayala, A., Cepa, J., Butler, N., Troja, E., Chernenko, A. M., Molkov, S. V., Volvach, A. E., Inasaridze, R. Y., Egamberdiyev, S. A., Burkhonov, O., Reva, I. V., Polyakov, K. A., Matkin, A. A., Ivanov, A. L., Molotov, I., Guver, T., Watson, A. M., Kutyrev, A., Lee, W. H., Fox, O., Littlejohns, O., Cucchiara, A., Gonzalez, J., Richer, M. G., Roman-Zuniga, C. G., Tanvir, N. R., Bloom, J. S., Prochaska, J. X., Gehrels, N., Moseley, H., de Diego, J. A., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., Klunko, E. V., Fan, Y., Zhao, X., Bai, J., Wang, C., Xin, Y., Cui, C., Tungalag, N., Peng, Z-K., Kumar, A., Gupta, R., Aryan, A., Kumar, B., Volvach, L. N., Lamb, G. P. & Valeev, A. F., 25 Feb 2019, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

An Unexpectedly Small Emission Region Size Inferred from Strong High-frequency Diffractive Scintillation in GRB 161219B

Alexander, K. D., Laskar, T., Berger, E., Johnson, M. D., Williams, P. K. G., Dichiara, S., Fong, W., Gomboc, A., Kobayashi, S., Margutti, R. & Mundell, C. G., 9 Jan 2019, In : Astrophysical Journal. 870, 2, 67.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Datasets

Dataset for "High resolution air-clad imaging fibers"

Wood, H. (Creator), Harrington, K. (Creator), Knight, J. (Creator), Birks, T. (Creator), Stone, J. (Creator), University of Bath, 17 Sep 2018

Dataset

Dataset for "Fouling Resistant 2D Boron Nitride Nanosheet – PES Nanofiltration Membranes"

Ji, J. (Creator), Mattia, D. (Creator), Low, Z. X. (Creator), University of Bath, 25 Sep 2018

Dataset

Student theses

Advances in micro-structured optical fibres and their applications

Author: Wang, A., 2007

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD

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An ultrasonic study of refractory hard ceramics

Author: Dodd, S. P., 2002

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD

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