Projects Available

The Department of Physics offers a variety of projects for applicants from our research groups.

Stargazing from the International Space Station

Please pay attention to the Application Instructions on the specific project to help us process your application efficiently.

Earth Observation Science

Radio and Space Plasma Physics

Space Research Centre

Theoretical Astrophysics

X-ray and Observational Astronomy

We currently don't have projects available for application. A new list of projects will be available in November 2018.


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