View of top corner of the LZ TPC


A next-generation dark matter experiment
A map of the CMB sky from the Planck Satellite

Beecroft Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology

The BIPAC is a hub of research in theoretical astrophysics and physics, focusing on the origin and evolution of the universe, the formation of large scale structure, dark energy, dark matter and the theory of gravitation.
Omega laser

Laboratory astroparticle physics

cosmic magnetic fields, turbulence, quantum plasmas, fusion energy, quantum gravity
A blackboard of work in the Beecroft Building

Particle theory

We develop mathematical theories to describe the fundamental properties of nature and explore their implications


Neutrinos and neutrinoless double beta decay

Gamma-ray astronomy

Gamma-ray astronomy
Drone view of current status of construction on the summit as of mid-December, 2020.


Information on the Oxford involvement in the Vera C. Rubin Observatory.