Theoretical Physics


Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics

The Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics comprises three overlapping groups: Astro-Plasmas, Condensed Matter, and Particle Theory.

The Centre currently hosts 24 academics, 3 long-term research fellows: Andrei Constantin, Frederic Dreyer and Sam Witte funded by the Royal Society and Takato Yoshimura, All Souls Fellow, 24 postdocs and 60+ research students. In addition eight emeritus members are associated with the Centre: James Binney FRS, Frank Close, Dame Carole Jordan FRS, Sir Chris Llewellyn Smith FRS, Subir Sarkar, David Sherrington FRS and Mike Teper

Read about the Oxford Physics Endowment for Graduates (OXPEG) campaign.