The work by the UCD Condensed Matter Theory Group (R.V. Hügli and H.B. Braun) on Emergent magnetic monopoles and associated Dirac strings in artificial kagome spin ice published in 2011 Nature Physics and featured on its Cover Page has reached the acclaimed ISI Highly Cited Status. This places that year’s publication into the top 1% of their field worldwide.
UCD School of Physics is proud to announce a scheme of advanced research awards. These awards underline UCD’s commitment to research excellence and to attract and retain the very best scholars. Applications are welcome for candidates wishing to apply for a PhD and MSc by research within UCD School of Physics. Scholarships are awarded subject to the attached terms and conditions. Closing Date: 29th April 2016 (Friday @ 5pm).
The School of Physics is offering a number of Summer Internships in 2016. Students at all undergraduate levels are encouraged to apply, but priority will be given to those in their penultimate year. The program is not restricted to UCD students.