The School of Physics is one of Australia’s leading institutes of scientific endeavour.
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A quantum mechanics interpretation can help us comprehend the hypothetical existence of many worlds.
The game of curling is centuries old, but exactly what makes the stones curl as they slide over the ice is still a mystery.
We might’ve been under lockdown this year, but science sure wasn’t.
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The School of Physics at UNSW has nine main areas of research expertise. View our specialist areas and see how we are making an impact.
Learn about our wide range of physics research projects. You'll also get a sense of supervisory options if you are considering postgraduate study and research.