Department of Physics and Astronomy

The importance of the weak

Researchers have shown how the collective dynamics in a structure consisting of interacting magnetic nano-islands can be altered to possess liquid-like qualities, as well as promoting emergent magnetic states.

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Postgraduate studies

The Faculty of Science and Technology holds the overall supervisory responsibility for postgraduate training. The postgraduate training provides the proficiency and experience necessary for carrying out independent research, over and above the specifications stipulated for basic and advanced level university education.

After graduating you will be well prepared and qualified for a position at the best universities, nationally and internationally, in industry, public agencies, and society in general.

PhD studies
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Research Collaborations

Uppsala is an active participant in a large number of leading international research collaborations such as CERN, ESO, ESA, ESS, GSIIceCube and MAXLab. Over the years Uppsala has been awarded two Nobelprizes through Manne Siegbahn and his son Kai Siegbahn.

Centres and networks