Imperial College London

Imperial College London

Solar Terrestrial Physics

The research in solar terrestrial physics explores satellite datasets taken by missions on which the group has active participation, in many cases as principal investigator for the magnetic field experiments but also on others for which it is co-investigator on a whole range of fields and particle experiments; areas of research include: hot flow anomalies and other phenomena at collisionless shocks; electron heating at the Earth's bow shock and within the magnetosheath; solar wind turbulence; magnetic reconnection.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree and a Master's in a relevant subject area.


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