Panorama of CBASS-South

Experimental radio cosmology

Development and science exploitation of new techniques and instruments at cm and radio wavelengths.
Composite image of the SKA at daytime.

The Square Kilometre Array (SKA)

Oxford involvement in the Square Kilometre Array Project
Superconducting Quantum Detector Laboratory

Superconducting quantum detectors

Our research is primarily aimed at the development of ultra-sensitive cryogenic superconducting quantum devices for astronomy, quantum computation platform and fundamental physics experiments.
The lasers producing artificial guide stars of the Extremely Large Telescope

Extremely Large Telescope

Information on the Oxford involvement in the Extremely Large Telescope Project
Oxspin logo


Research in Spintronics, Spin-Caloritronics and Magnonics
The Higgs boson decaying into a pair of b-quarks


ATLAS, the largest collider detector ever build, fully exploiting the discovery potential of the Large Hadron Collider at CERN.
The MAGIS-100 prototype


Atom interferometry to search for ultra light dark matter and gravitational waves.
A view of OPMD


The Oxford Physics Microstructure Detector (OPMD) laboratory is equipped with state-of-the-art instrumentation to evaluate sensors in the laboratory before and after irradiation as well as to build detector assemblies.
A diagram of the Mu3e Detectors showing a simulated muon to 3 electron decay


The Mu3e experiment is a new search for the lepton-flavour violating decay of a positive muon into two positrons and one electron.