Information For Students

Information for current PG students

PG lecture courses

Postgraduate lectures for the academic year 2014/15 will start in January 2015. These will consist of a series of 6-unit lectures that aim to provide an introduction to a number of contemporary topics in astrophysics. The programme for this year will be posted on this pages nearer the time.


In addition, the Graduate School offers a range of transferable skills courses. All postgraduate students will need to attend a minimum set of these in order to progress.

Welfare & Questions

Physics Department PG pages - for procedural timetable, forms and PG information from the College and Physics Department


Astro PG representative: RhysBarnett

Room 1014, email rhys.barnett09@ null , tel 47530


Astro PG Coordinator: Dr Yvonne Unruh

Room 1114, email y.unruh@ null, tel 47560


Physics Department PG Advisor: Dr Arnaud Czaja

Room 726 Huxley, a.czajal@ null, tel 41789


Physics Department PG Administrator: Loli Sanchez

Room 316, l.sanchez@ null, tel 47512

Current students 

StudentProject title/research areaSupervisor


Justin Alsing

  Prof Alan Heavens Prof Andrew Jaffe
Rhys Barnett   Prof Steve Warren  
Tai-An Cheng   Dr Dave Clements  
Ciaran Conneely   Prof Andrew Jaffe  
Jasmine Finer   Dr Daniel Mortlock  
Josh Greenslade   Dr Dave Clements  
Sebastian Hoof   Dr Roberto Trotta  Dr Pat Scott
Daniel Jones   Prof Alan Heavens  
Alexander Khanin   Prof Steve Warren  Dr Daniel Mortlock
James McKay   Dr Pat Scott  Dr Roberto Trotta
Charlotte Norris   Dr Yvonne Unruh  
Claude Schmit   Prof Alan Heavens  

Hik Shariff


Dr Roberto Trotta