Physics and Astronomy

Prizes for postgraduate Physics and Astronomy students

As a postgraduate student in Physics and Astronomy, you will be eligible for a number of prizes, which are awarded annually for outstanding work.

Masters prizes

  • Prize for outstanding performance on MSc Physics

  • Prize for outstanding performance on MSc Data Science

  • Prize for outstanding performance on MSc Physics with Education

  • The William McCrea Prize (Astronomy/Cosmology)

PhD prize

  • The Roger Blin-Stoyle Award for outstanding PhD thesis

2021 prize winners


PhD student Luana OlivieriLuana Olivieri

The Roger Blin-Stoyle Award
Luana Olivieri
(Emergent Photonics Lab)

Prize for outstanding performance on MSc Physics
TBC

Prize for outstanding performance on MSc Data Science
TBC

The William McCrea Prize (Astronomy/Cosmology)
TBC

2020 prize winners


PhD student Tom Steudtner in his former officeTom Steudtner

The Roger Blin-Stoyle Award
Tom Steudtner
(Theoretical Particle Physics research group)

Prize for outstanding performance on MSc Physics
Prateek Tripathi

Prize for outstanding performance on MSc Data Science
Jason Verrall

The William McCrea Prize (Astronomy/Cosmology)
Bethany Gould