Mathematical Physics

Welcome to Mathematical Physics

The Mathematical Physics is an interdisciplinary group working between the Departments of Mathematics and Physics & Astronomy.

The group studies gravity, black holes, quantum field theory & quantum mechanics, quantum chemistry and statistical physics. Our interdisciplinary research extends mathematical and theoretical physics methods into finance and econophysics.

General enquiries

Prof Xavier Calmet (Physics & Astronomy Department)
Prof Michael Melgaard (Mathematics Department)

Main office postal address

Main office postal address
Mathematical Physics (MP) research group
c/o School Office (Room 3A20),
School of Mathematical & Physical Sciences,
Pevensey 2 Building,

University of Sussex Falmer,
Brighton BN1 9QH, UK.

T 01273 877345

Information for Visitors

Directions to the University

Campus map MP faculty are in Pevensey-2 and Pevensey-3 Building, marked as 26, to the west of the Science Car park, Car Park no. 1, as shown on the campus map.

Visitors arriving by car Park in any campus carpark.  The Science car park, car park no. 1 is nearest to MP which is in Pevensey-3 building.  Ask your host, or the School Office (main entrance foyer, Pevensey-2 building, shown as 50 on the campus map), for a parking voucher to display in your windscreen.  Please do not use the "Visitor's car park" as this is password protected.

Want to study for a PhD with this research group?

See the Vacancies tab

Seminars in Theoretical and Mathematical Physics

Research Seminars