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Department of Physics

The Cavendish Laboratory
 
Professor Paul  Alexander
Professor in Astrophysics
Head of Astrophysics
Fellow of Jesus College
+44 (0)1223 337477
Artacho's portrait
Professor of Theoretical Mineral Physics
Fellow of Clare Hall
+44 (0)1223 337461
Professor Mete  Atature
Professor of Physics
Fellow, Director of Studies and Tutor at St. John’s College
+44 (0)1223 766465
Dr Gemma  Bale
Gianna Angelopoulos Lecturer in Medical Therapeutics
(a joint lecturership held in the Department of Engineering and Department of Physics)
Prof Crispin H. W.  Barnes
Professor of Quantum Physics
Head of Thin-Film Magnetism
Fellow of Girton College
+44 (0)1223 764822
Dr. Richard  Batley
University Senior Lecturer
Fellow of Christ's College
+44 (0)1223 337434
Professor Jeremy J Baumberg
Professor of Nanophotonics
Director of the Nanophotonics Centre
Director of the Nano Doctoral Training Centre (NanoDTC)
Fellow of Jesus College
FRS, FRSC
+44 (0)1223 337441
Dr Benjamin  Béri
Professor of Theoretical Physics
+44 (0)1223 337258
Professor Sarah E Bohndiek
Professor of Biomedical Physics at the Cavendish Laboratory
Group Leader at the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
Fellow of Corpus Christi College
+44 (0)1223 337267
Dr Oleg Brandt
University Assistant Professor
+44 (0)1223 337242
University Lecturer in the Departments of Chemistry and Physics
+44 (0)1223 336697
Dr. David  Buscher
Professor of Experimental Astronomy
+44 (0)1223 337302
Professor Claudio  Castelnovo
University Professor of Theoretical Physics
Fellow, Trinity College
+44 (0)1223 337433
Dr Chiara  Ciccarelli
University Assistant Professor
Royal Society University Research Fellow
Winton Advanced Research Fellow
Fellow and Director of Studies of St Catharine's College
(+44) 1223 3 37496
Professor Pietro  Cicuta
Professor
Head of Biological and Soft Systems
Corpus Christi, Fellow
Chair of IOP Biological Physics group
+44 (0)1223 337462
Prof. Jacqui  Cole
Royal Academy of Engineering Research Professorship in Materials Physics
Head of Molecular Engineering Group
+44 (0)1223 337470
Professor Nigel  Cooper
Professor of Theoretical Physics
Fellow of Pembroke College
+44 (0)1223 765127
Professor Russell  Cowburn
Professor of Experimental Physics
+44 (0)1223 337436
Dr Sian E Dutton
Professor of Physics and Solid State Chemistry
Director, Winton Programme for the Physics of Sustainability​
Fellow, Jesus College
+44 (0)1223 764159
Prof. Erika  Eiser
Professor in Soft Matter Physics
Fellow of Sidney Sussex College
+44 (0)1223 337263
Dr. John  Ellis
Professor of Surface Physics
+44 (0)1223 337205
Dr Tijmen Godfried Euser
University Associate Professor
Fellow of Magdalene College
+44 (0)1223 747039
Professor Chris  Ford
Professor of Quantum Electronics
Professorial Fellow of Girton College
+44 (0)1223 337486
Fellow of St. John's College
+44 (0)1223 337218
Dr Diana  Fusco
University Assistant Professor in Biological Physics
Fellow, Girton College
+44 (0) 1223 337435
Professor Valerie  Gibson
Professor of High Energy Physics
Fellow and Director of Studies at Trinity College
+44 (0)1223 337373
Dr. David  Green
University Associate Professor
Fellow, Churchill College
+44 (0)1223 337305
Professor Neil  Greenham
Professor of Physics
Deputy Head of Department (Facilities & Resources)
Fellow and Director of Studies at Clare College
+44 (0)1223 766301
Prof. Ben  Gripaios
Professor of Theoretical Physics
Fellow, Kings College
+44 (0)1223 761014
Prof. Malte  Grosche
Professor of Condensed Matter Physics
Fellow of Trinity College
+44 (0)1223 337392
Professor Zoran  Hadzibabic
Professor of Physics
Trinity College, Fellow and Director of Studies
+44 (0)1223 337004
Professor Chris  Haniff
MASt Assistant Course Director
Fellow & Director of Studies in Physics, Downing College
+44 (0)1223 337307
Dr Louise  Hirst
University Lecturer, Department of Physics and Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy
+44 (0)1223 331538
Professor Mike  Hobson
University Professor
Fellow of Trinity Hall College
+44 (0)1223 339992
Dr. Andrew  Jardine
Professor of Experimental Physics
Fellow and Director of Studies, Fitzwilliam College
+44 (0)1223 337207
Dr. Hrvoje  Jasak
University Assistant Professor
Gianna Angelopoulos Lecturer in Scientific Computing
+44 (0)1223 337 273
Professor Ulrich F Keyser
Director of Graduate Education
Professor of Applied Physics
Fellow of Gonville and Caius College
+44 (0)1223 337272
Professor Tuomas  Knowles
Professor of Physical Chemistry and Biophysics
Fellow of St John's College
Dr Helena  Knowles
University Assistant Professor
+44 (0)1223 337226
Professor Austen  Lamacraft
Professor of Theoretical Physics
+44 (0)1223 337378
Dr. Christopher  Lester
University Senior Lecturer
Fellow and Director of Studies at Peterhouse
+44 (0)1223 337232
Professor Malcolm  Longair
Emeritus Jacksonian Professor of Natural Philosophy
Director of Development, Cavendish Laboratory
Emeritus Professorial Fellow of Clare Hall
CBE, FRS, FRSE
+44 (0)1223 765953 & +44 (0)1223 765777
Professor Roberto  Maiolino
Professor of Experimental Astrophysics
Director, Kavli Institute for Cosmology, Cambridge
+44 (0)1223 761661
Professor Alexander  Mitov
Professor in Theoretical Physics
Fellow of Emmanuel College
+44 (0)1223 337620
Professor Nikos  Nikiforakis
Professor of Computational Multiphysics
Fellow, College Teaching Officer and Director of Studies in Mathematics, Selwyn College
+44 (0)1223 339841
Professor Andy  Parker
Head of Department
Professor of High Energy Physics
Professorial Fellow of Peterhouse
+44 (0)1223 337429
Professor Mike  Payne
Professor of Computational Physics
Fellow of Pembroke College
FRS, HonFInstP
+44 (0)1223 337381
Professor of Physics
Fellow of Clare College
+44 (0)1223 337342
Professor of High Energy Physics
Fellow and Lecturer at Newnham College
Director of Studies at Newnham College
+44 (0)1223 337475
Professor Didier P Queloz
Professor of Astrophysics
Fellow at Trinity College
+44 (0)1223 337083
Dr Akshay  Rao
University Assistant Professor
EPSRC Early Career Fellow
Winton Advanced Research Fellow
(0) 12233 747364
Professor John S Richer
Professor of Physics
Teaching Fellow in Physics at Downing College
Director of Undergraduate Education in Physics (2013-2019).
UK Project Scientist for the Atacama Large Millimeter Array (ALMA) (1999-2012)
+44 (0)1223 337246
Professor David  Ritchie
Professor of Experimental Physics
Head of Semiconductor Physics
Fellow and Director of Studies in Physics at Robinson College
+44 (0)1223 337331
Dr. Ulrich  Schneider
Professor of Many-Body Physics
Director of Undergraduate Education
Fellow & Director of Studies at Jesus College
+44 (0)1223 337239
Dr. Suchitra  Sebastian
Professor of Physics
+44 (0)1223 747380
Professor Ben  Simons
Herchel Smith Professor of Physics
Fellow of St John's College
+44 (0)1223 337253
Professor Henning  Sirringhaus
Royal Society Research Professor
Hitachi Professor of Electron Device Physics
Fellow of Churchill College
+44 (0)1223 337557
Professor Charles  Smith
Professor of Semiconductor Physics
Professorial Fellow of Clare Hall
+44 (0)1223 337483
Professor Eugene  Terentjev
Professor of Polymer Physics
John Baldwin Fellow and Director of Studies, Queens' College
+44 (0)1223 337003
Professor Mark  Thomson
Executive Chair of the Science and Technology Facilities Council
Professor of Experimental Particle Physics
Professorial Fellow of Emmanuel College
+44 (0)1223 765122
Dr Melissa  Uchida
University Associate Professor of Particle Physics
Head of Neutrino group
+44 (0)1223 337236
Professor Stafford  Withington
University Professor in Analytical Physics
Emeritus Professorial Fellow of Downing College
+44 (0)1223 337393
Principal Research Associate, LHCb (High Energy Physics)