Queen's University Belfast
Theoretical Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
Research strengths are in: Atomic data for astrophysics and fusion research; atomic many-body theory; atomic structure and properties; collisions of electrons, photons, positrons, ions and atoms with ions, atoms and molecules; multiphoton processes, including multiphoton ionisation, harmonic generation, and ultra-fast (multi-)electron dynamics induced by attosecond pulses; quantum information theory, quantum many-body systems, quantum statistical mechanics, and quantum theory on light-matter interaction.
For PhD degrees candidates should have a 2:1 degree as a minimum and it is recommended a taught Masters degree; there may be a specific requirement (e.g. language skills; driving license; willingness to travel) associated with particular projects these are clearly identified where necessary. Students whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.0 overall, with at least 5.5 in each individual component (or equivalent qualification).
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 3,466 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 13,145 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 3,466 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 13,145 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Queen's University Belfast||Belfast||BT7 1NN||Northern Ireland|