Imperial College London

Imperial College London

Heliospheric Physics

Researchers are presently exploiting both imaging and in situ data from the twin spacecraft STEREO mission in the study of coronal mass ejections and are involved in preparations for the future Solar Orbiter mission; areas of research include: large-scale structure of the heliosphere; interplanetary shocks; coronal mass ejections; turbulence in the heliosphere.

Entry requirements

A relevant degree required.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time £ 20,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 3,924 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
South Kensington Campus Kensington and Chelsea SW7 2AZ South East

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Key information

Space & Atmospheric Physics Group
Telephone number: 
020 7594 7679